On Saturday, June 11, the Alternative Garden Club met at the home of Elise Hutchings, president of the Utah Rose Society, to enjoy some refreshments and the many beautiful roses in full bloom in both her front and back yard. They then proceeded to the home of Dan Gaffin and Doug Tilton, where new plantings […]
On Thursday, August 16 the Utah Rose Society and the Alternative Garden Club enjoyed a potluck dinner at Jerry Yoneda’s rose garden in West Point, UT. Mr. Yoneda grows more than 900 varieties of roses, all of them labeled and beautifully maintained, and everyone enjoyed this opportunity to see them. The evening ended with a […]
SPRING BONSAI SHOW Saturday & Sunday, March 24 & 25, 2018 Event Times: Saturday from 9AM-5PM & Sunday from 9AM-3:30PM Discover Bonsai, the Japanese art of growing miniature trees in containers. Members of The Bonsai Club of Utah will exhibit different bonsai styles and arrangements, and offer demonstrations of training and shaping techniques. Trees and tools […]
The Utah garden clubs will be holding their Spring Convention on Saturday, March 24 at the Garden Center in Sugar House Park. The day will begin with a light breakfast at 9 AM, to be followed by a short business meeting at 9:30, then our keynote speaker, Dan Potts, will give a presentation on “Intensive […]
On Thursday, March 15 at 5:30 PM the Utah Rose Society will be holding a rose pruning demonstration at the Garden Center in Sugar House Park. Come learn from the experts about how to properly take care of these beautiful flowers.
It finally looks like winter, yet it’s time to start thinking about spring and how to take care of the beautiful things that will (hopefully) be blooming in our gardens this summer. The next meeting of the Alternative Garden Club will be Wednesday, March 7 at 7:30 PM in the Sugar House Garden Center. The topic […]
Our next meeting will be Wednesday, February 7 at 7:30 PM in the Sugar House Garden Center. The presentation will be given by David Wright of Earth Community Garden. This non-profit organization has a mission to create organic community gardens, preserve green space, and provide fresh, healthful produce to those in need of assistance at […]
As you prepare for Christmas and hope for snow (or at least some wind to clear the gunk out of our air), mark your 2018 calendars for the next meeting of the Alternative Garden Club, on Wednesday, January 3, at 7:30 PM in the Garden Center. This will be the annual planning meeting and potluck, […]
On Wednesday, December 6 the Alternative Garden Club will meet in the Garden Center at 7:30 PM for a presentation on “Christmas Crafts.” Russ Pack will demonstrate how to create decorations for the holidays. This will be a hands-on experience, and materials will be provided, so come prepared to be creative and have fun!
There are two special UAGC events coming up on Saturday, November 11: 9:00 AM The Fall Meeting of the Utah Associated Garden Clubs. All Utah garden club members are invited. Breakfast will be provided. There is no charge to attend, but you need to RSVP. 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM “Sowing the Seeds of Leadership.” Motivational […]