Tuesday, April 2, 2019 @ 7pm General Meeting Topic: Gardening in Chicagoland through the seasons Speaker: Michael Kolaczewski Michael is a professional horticulturist and plant propagator with over 30 yrs of experience working in the Midwest. His primary business involves the design, installation and long term management of residential gardens and other landscape situations.
Tuesday, May 7, 2019 @ 7pm Topic: Container Gardening --Creating the WOW Factor Speaker: Nina Koziol Nina has taught horticultural and design classes at the Chicago Botanic Garden and Morton Arboretum for 20 years. She is a feature writer for Chicago land Gardening as well as a monthly Smart Gardener column.
*Spring Plant Sale--May 18, 2019* 7:30 am to Noon. Place: Ela Public Library, 275 Mohawk St., Lake Zurich
Tuesday, June 4, 2019 @ 7pm General Meeting Topic: "Hydrangeas are HOT" Speaker: Sharon Yiesla Sharon has been a horticulturist since 1983--she runs her own business "Sharon Yiesla Horticultural Services" giving garden presentations. Sharon earned her BS from Perdue and her MS from U of I. and has been an educator at U of I extension and the Chicago Botanic Garden. (There will be a members only plant exchange at this meeting)
*Member's Garden Walk --- details TBD* Date: June 19, 2019 from 1pm to 4pm
July 2, 2019 @ 6pm -- work at Ela Library Gardens. All members participate in cleanup and maintenance of three perennial beds located at the library.