November 14 Speaker, Susie Gillum - Practical Floral Design
Susie Gillum began her floral career doing corsages for her mother's wedding business. After winning her first blue ribbon in a design competition, she was hooked. She is now a National Garden Club Master Flower Show Judge. She is very active in Northern California, judging, exhibiting at accredited flower shows and fairs and teaching workshops in floral design. She also presents several floral design programs a year to various organizations.
The General Meeting begins at 11:45 a.m. and ends at 1:30 p.m.
Non-members pay $10 at each meeting. Go to the check-in table in the Telle Building across from the main building to pay the fee, then enjoy some snacks before the teaching sessions begin.
Learn and Grow - 10:30 - 11:15
Pest and/or Beneficial Insects in the Garden
Curious to know the identity of the beneficial insects in your garden? Anne Schellman, Stanislaus County Master Gardener Coordinator, will speak at the Learn and Grow session in November. Anne worked for the University of California for over 10 years and has a keen interest in plants, animals and nature. Join her for a fun talk about helpful insects such as native bees, butterflies, bugs, predatory wasps - and even spiders!
The Learn and Grow session begins at 10:30.
The Modesto Garden Club's Holiday Homes Tour will be on Saturday, December 7th from 9 am to 3 pm. Tickets are $20. You can purchase tickets at the MGC meeting on November 14th, or right now by clicking the button below.
The three homes chosen for this tour are in the Magnolia area of Modesto. All are homes that will delight your eyes and senses as you experience Christmas in a new, exciting way this year.
Next General Meeting - Nov 14th
Hospitality: 10:00 - 11:20 a.m.
Learn and Grow: 10:30 - 11:15 a.m.
General Meeting and Program: 11:45 - 1:30 p.m.
Second Thursdays, September - May except December
Location: Trinity United Presbyterian Church, 1600 Carver Rd, Modesto
Non-members pay $10 each meeting at the check-in table in the Telle Building. Annual member dues are $40. Renewals begin May 1st and are delinquent July 31st.