This Year's Scholarship Winners - 2019
This year we were able to award seven $1500 scholarships! Here’s just a little bit of information about our winners.
• Sofia Andres: currently at Turlock High School, will be going to California State University Long Beach, majoring in urban farming/health sciences.
• Claire Bardsley: currently at Modesto Junior College, will be going to University of Idaho, majoring in agriculture education.
• Michelle Borgas: currently at Hughson High School, will be going to Chico State University, majoring in agriculture science/education.
• Lauryn Cabral: currently at Orestimba High School, will be going to Modesto Junior College, majoring in agriculture communications.
• Margaret Creighton: currently at Pitman High School, will be going to California State University Stanislaus, majoring in geology.
• Michaela Rantz: currently at Turlock High School, will be going to California Polytechnic State University, majoring in floriculture.
• Sara Siegel: currently at Pitman High School, will be going to UC Berkeley, majoring in environmental science.
We are so proud to be a part of their future and their dreams. Thank you to all our members for giving your support to our scholarship program.
CALSCAPE.ORG is a unique online tool that lets you discover which plants grow native to your specific location. You can use it to build plant lists for your garden, see growing instructions, and find native plant nurseries near you.
Did you miss seeing the homes on the Spring Garden Tour in April this year? If so, you will really enjoy watching the video of pictures taken at the event by the Modesto Garden Club's Multimedia group.
And even if you did see these beautiful homes, you will want to see in greater detail all the things you didn't even notice while on the Tour. Dede Heisinger produced this video for your enjoyment. Click on Spring Garden Tour - 2019 below to watch it now.
Next General Meeting - Sept 12th 2019
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 Tele Building. Annual member dues are $40. Renewals begin May 1st and are delinqent July 31st.