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FIELD TRIP FRENZY No. 5
2018 Schedule of Monthly Meetings and Events of Interest to Members
Berkshire Botanical 2018 lectures and workshops: click here.
January 24 - 1:00-5:00 pm - Annual Meeting at the French King Restaurant. Dr. Bill Benner featured speaker on butterfly gardening.
February 3 10 am-1pm Winter Farmers Market, Discovery School at Four Corners, Greenfield.
February 19 Field Trip to Logee's Greenhouses in CT
February 22-25 - 37th Annual CT Flower & Garden Show at CT Convention Center, Hartford, CT.
February 25 - 2:00-4:00 PM Wildflowers in Winter; lecture by Dawn Marvin Ward, Leverett Library
February 26-March 16 - Berkshire Botanical Bulb Show
March 3 10-1 Winter Farmers Market, Discovery School at Four Corners, Greenfield.
March 3-11 - Philadelphia Flower Show - Wonders of Water
March 3-18 - Smith College Spring Bulb Show.
March 3-18 - Mount Holyoke College Spring Flower Show.
March 24 - Lower Valley Master Gardener Symposium at Holyoke High School, Holyoke, MA. $30 early reg
March 10 - Saturday (rain date Sunday the 11th): Field Trip to the Lyman Estate Greenhouses, Waltham MA
March 17 8:45 am-2:15pm WMMGA Spring Symposium at Frontier High School, South Deerfield. Your Living Landscape featuring Henry Homeyer. $35
March 14-18 - Boston Flower Show, Seaport World Trade Center, Boston, MA. This year's Theme: "Savor Spring."
March 24 - Seedy Saturday at Margaret Roach's with Turtle Tree Seeds
April 1 - Sunday at midnight. Grant Proposal deadline.
April 4 - Grant Committee meets at Taylor's Tavern
April 5 - Festival of Flowers Culture & Cocktails Springfield Museums $10 members $20 non-members
April 7 - 7:45 am-2:30 pm Berkshires Master Gardener Symposium at Lenox Memorial Middle and High School, Lenox, MA. $40 thru 3/31, then $45. Single sessions $15
April 28 - Field Trip to Tower Hill to see the swaths of daffodils. Rain date Sunday April 29.
April 28 - Saturday - 9 am - 2 pm - Garden Expo at Five Acre Farm in Northfield. Tours of the greenhouses, lots of vendors, and your member discount on purchases.
May 5-6 - Berkshire Botanical Daffodil Show
May 11-12 - Berkshire Botanical 41st Annual Plant Sale
May 12 - Field Trip to Arnold Arboretum to see the lilacs in bloom. Rain date Sunday May 13.
May 18 - 6 to 7pm: drop off plants for the Extravaganza at Sts. James and Andrews Church, 8 Church St, Gnfld.
Extravaganza is May 19, 2018 - 9:00 AM-3:00 PM Note the date. Note the time. Same date and location as Handmade Crafter's Mart
June 16 - Field Trip to Elizabeth's Garden and O'Briens Nursery in CT. Rain date Sunday the 17th.
June 23 & 24 - 10 - 4 daily; Lavender Festival, Johnson Hill Farm.
July 14 - 9 to 4 - Silver Gardens Daylily and Arts Festival. 23 Pickett Lane, Greenfield. Thousands of daylilies to choose from!
July 7 - Garden Tour (?) and Garden Party. Rain date Sunday the 8th.
July 19-20 - WMMGA bus trip to Maine - visit 3 gardens
August 11 - Field trip to either Fruitlands or St Gaudens
August 10-12 NOFA Summer Conference, Hampshire College, Amherst, MA
September 6-9 - Franklin County Fair
September 22 - Field Trip to Art in the Orchard. Rain date Sunday the 23rd.
October 13 - Field trip to Mt Auburn Cemetery. Rain date Sunday the 14th.
November 3-18 Smith College Fall Chrysanthemum Show.
November 2-4 - Cider Days! Celebrate all things apple with special events and tastings.
November 15 - 6 pm - Wreaths/Kissing Balls - what's your fancy? Chapley Gardens, South Deerfield. (fee)
December 14 (Friday) 6pm - Annual Holiday Party
January 2019 - Annual Meeting
For more information on this month's or any other listed club-sponsored event, please contact the club at: firstname.lastname@example.org