During regular breakfast meetings of the Glenview Chamber of Commerce, a
frequent subject of conversation was gardening and the Glenview
Gardeners club was born. While specialty groups were well-established,
the new group would focus on the general aspects of planning,
designing, establishing and maintaining gardens and the rewards
associated with both the interior and exterior landscaping of a home.
The first meeting was held in January of 1991 and the group has met
every month since.
bring together men and women who enjoy gardening to advance the
knowledge of horticulture and to promote gardening in the Village of
Programs: Please refer to the Calender of Events page for program information.
Member benefits: Monthly
newsletter, garden catalog and magazine exchange, seed & plant
exchange, new member's gift, attendance raffle, workshops, private
garden tours, field trips, lectures, group discounts on spring plant
purchases, volunteer opportunities for community service projects,
friendly garden advice and socialization, refreshments at each meeting
and the annual Holiday dinner.
at 7:00 pm at the Midwest Care Center in the Education Center - 2050
Claire Court, Glenview, unless noted on calendar. Click Here for MAP.
The receptionist will let you in the door. Take the elevator, which is
left of the reception desk, down to our meeting room. There is plenty
of parking in their lighted parking lot!
For more information, please refer to the Board of Directors page for contact information.
September 2014 program:
Tuesday, September 9, "Growing Rhododendrons and Azaleas in the Upper Midwest"
Ted Nyquist will take us through the steps in
selecting, cultural requirements, caring and maintaining these plants.
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