Next meeting: Tuesday, October 6th
This will be a great meeting!
1. You will have first dibs on our new 'All Deer Resistant" bulbs that we have received for the Discover Mtn. Gardening event.
All bulbs are only $5 per package.
2. Vote for our slate of Officers for the 2015-16 year.
3. We are planning on a presentation by Scott Briles of High Country Nursery.
4. We'll have some great raffle prizes.
Arrive at 12 noon, as usual, for our potluck meeting at the Community Presbyterian Church, lower floor, 54400 N. Circle Dr.
Discover Mountain Gardening & Bulb Sale
Saturday, October 10th, 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. Presentation on The Basics of Mtn. Gardening
11:30 a.m. Panel discussion on Landscaping for Beauty and Fire Safety
Tell all to come early for the best selection of bulbs
Caine Learning Center, 54385 Pine Crest
Important information on the Gold Spotted Oak Borer CLICK HERE
Club Survey Results
Chic Fojtik's Survey results from April Meeting
You will be getting an email soon with this survey. If you have NOT answered one yet, please do so as soon as possible. Your input is valued and necessary to help IGC meet your needs.
Respondents as of 4/15/15:
How did you first hear about IGC?
11 found out thru friend/relative,
5 thru Town Crier ads
What was the primary reason you joined IGC?
20 joined for info,
9 to socialize,
7 to help (multiple answers possible)
I would attend more IGC meetings if:
20 already attend all meetings possible,
6 want better speakers
Ways in which you would help.
12 offered physical labor!
2015 EVENTS & MEETINGS PLANNED
For more information, or to register, go to calendar
April 21-Board Mtg.-10am-Mile High Cafe
May 2nd, Saturday: Lilac Gardens Walk, Art and Tea
10:30-3:00, Tea Service from 11am to 2 pm.. Alpenglow Garden 25025 Fern Vally Rd. $5 entrance, or $20 for entrance and Victorian Tea on patio. Click on 'Calendar' at left for more information. *
May 3rd, Sunday: Idyllwild Lilac Celebration
* Multiple Activities sponsored by Alpenglow Lilac Gardens 25025 Fern Valley Rd. (link to website pending)
May 5-General Potluck Meeting-12 Noon
This year's Garden Tour has been cancelled due to our drought conditions
May 19-Board Mtg.-10am-Mile High Cafe
June 16-General Potluck Meeting-12 Noon
Guest Speaker: Jennifer Gee of the James Reserve
June 16-Board Mtg.-10am-Mile High Cafe
July 4th, Parade
Club members can be in the parade with us!
July 7-General Potluck Meeting-12 Noon AT PARK!
No guest speaker, Potluck picnic, Meats and beverages provided by the Board.
July 10th, Friday Evening -Lemon Lily Kickoff & Taste of Idyllwild
Details TBA by Lemon Lily Festival later
July 11t & 12th, Saturday/Sunday: Lemon Lily Festival at Nature Center
July 21-Board Mtg.-10am-Mile High Cafe
August 4-General Potluck Meeting-12 Noon
The following EVENTS are put on by the Garden Club to fulfill our Mission of Education and Beautification of our our Community! Our monthly meetings and programs are in green. Other than the July 1st picnic, all other meetings will be potlucks at 12 noon at the Community Presbyterian Church, lower level, 54400 N. Circle Dr. on the 1st Tuesday of each month (March-Dec.) More details to be added later:
August 18-Board Mtg.-10am-Mile High Cafe
September 1-General Potluck Meeting-12 Noon
November 3-General Potluck Meeting-12 Noon
September 15-Board Mtg.-10am-Mile High Cafe
October 6-General Potluck Meeting-12 Noon
October 10th: Saturday: Discover Mtn. Gardening/Annual Bulb Sale
October 20-Board Mtg.-10am-Mile High Cafe
November 17-Board Mtg.-10am-Mile High Cafe
November 28th, Saturday: Christmas Tree lighting downtown
Tuesday, December 1: IGC Holiday Party
Bring favorite holiday dishes, non-perishable foods and a monetary donation for our adopted Christmas Family
December 15-Board Mtg.-10am-Mile High Cafe