Yearly Calendar- Meetings are open to the public, join us!

All Meetings are on hold through the end of May

Enjoy your gardens and we hope to see you soon!

2020 Meeting Dates and Programs

January 23, 2020   6 p.m.

Program:  “Celebrating the New Year” -- New Year’s Party

            -- Potato Bar; bring a salad or dessert

            --Gift Exchange:  homemade gift

Location:  Elks Lodge 2635 E 103rd off Antelope Ave

Meeting Coordinator:  Betty Jo Armagost

 

February 18, 2020  12 p.m.

Program:  Got Weeds?

Speaker:  Del Hemsath

Location:  South Platte Room, Kearney Public Library 2020 1st Ave

Meeting Coordinator:  Del Hemsath

Room Attendant:  

March 17, 2020  12 p.m.

Program:  A look back at 2019 gardening and forward to 2020

Speaker:  Miranda Earnest Buffalo Co. Ext.

Location:  South Platte Room, Kearney Public Library 2020 1st Ave

Meeting Coordinator/s:  

April 21, 2020   12 pm- Canceled

Program:  Painting Garden Pavers

Speaker:  Rhonda Berger

Location:  South Platte Room, Kearney Public Library, 2020 1st Ave.

Room Attendant:  

Meeting Coordinator/s:  Del Hemsath/Rhonda Berger

May 2, 2020   9 am - noon- Canceled

Community Plant Share

Location:  West Side of Frank Museum, University Dr, Kearney, NE

Meeting Coordinator/s:  Plant Exchange Committee

Need plants? Have plants to divide and share?  Come to the plant exchange and leave with lots of plants and guidance for how to plant and care for them!

 

May 19, 2020   12 pm- Canceled

Program:   African Violets

Speaker:  BJ Ohme

Location:  South Platte Room, Kearney Public Library, 2020 1st Ave

Meeting Coordinator/s:  

 

 

June 16, 2020         Time:  TBD

Program:  Katalari Farm Tour Loup City

Speaker:  Kris Reeves

Location:  Loup City, NE

Meeting Coordinator:  Rhonda Berger and Jan Miller

June 23, 2020  Time:  TBD  

Program:  Honey   Time:  TBD

Speaker:  Calvin 

Location: Cal's Bee Haven, 43032 Kilgore Rd, Gibbon

Meeting Coordinator:  Amanda Shoemaker

July 22 – July 28, 2020 – Buffalo County Fair

 

August 18, 2020            Time:  TBD

Program: Tour to North Platte Extension Center vegetable gardens

Speaker:  David Lott

Location:  Meet at library to carpool

Meeting Coordinator/s:  Del and Alice Hemsath

September 15, 202    12 p.m.

Program:  Freeze Drying Produce

Speaker:  James Poulson

Location:  Poulson residence, Elm Creek- will meet at library to carpool

Meeting Coordinator/s:  Amanda Shoemaker

September 19, 2020 Community Plant Share  Time: 9 am - Noon

Location- Frank Museum, UNK Campus

Community members will share plants, ideas, knowledge and other garden things!

Mobile Tool Sharpener available to get your tools ready for the next season.

October 20, 2020      Time:  TBD

Program:  Orchids

Speaker:  Dexters

Location:  TBD

Meeting Coordinator:  Del Helmsath

November 17, 2019   Noon p.m. 

            --Please pay your 2020 dues

            -- $20 per individual or $21.00 per couple

Program:  “Trim a Tree” -- Decorating for Trails and Rails

                                           

Location:  South Platte Room, Kearney Public Library, 2020 1st Ave.

Meeting Coordinators: Trails and Rails Committee

 

 

December, 2020        

No meeting this month.