Saturday, October 12, 2019

2019 Annual meeting and potluck supper

So much food, plants....
Great meeting, plus members made holiday potpourri and pomanders.

Election of officers:
President and Treasurer

Tammara McMahon-Schriefer

Vice President and Secretary
Karen Brown

Financial report will be given in the near future.  Plants were sold at this meeting with proceeds going to holiday party and future activities.














Guess whose feet these are? 

Sunday, July 14, 2019

The Healing Benefits of Herbs with Barrie Sachs

What an amazing evening, so much to know about herbs and all their uses.  We even got to experience crystal massages, listen to tibetan bowls as we sipped wonderful teas.
Be sure to visit Barrie at her store in Sherman, CT












Saturday, June 22, 2019

The President's garden the "McMahon-Schreifer" gardens (6/2019)

What a wonderful June

meeting spending time seeing Tammara's garden and seeing her skills with such abundant results.  History, information on plants, great food, ending the night with raffles.

Inspiring ......




















Friday, May 10, 2019

Rain gardens with Cynthia Rabinowitz

Cynthia Rabinowitz, Executive Director of the Northwest Conservation District, offered a program on the multiple benefits of a Rain Garden and techniques required to create one in the home yard.
 
The Northwest Conservation District (NWCD) is a local environmental non-profit 501c 3) organization serving 34 municipalities in northwestern Connecticut.  They support the sustainable use of resources and energy; promote ecosystem, watershed and open space planning; and offer advice on the benefits of Low Impact Development techniques.

Cynthia Rabinowitz
Where to place your rain garden


great website to use for rain gardens/gardening
Depth of garden is 6" to 8"