Our next meeting isÂ Friday, April 10th, 7PMÂ atÂ Rochester Community â€‹Building. We will go over the results of the survey we took. Jacob will give a program on usingÂ the internet to findÂ sites such as the AHS database, & exploring other online options.
The following meeting will be at our Potluck & Auction,Â June 7th,Â 1PM.Â Sandy is ordering our plantsÂ from Selman’s. Sandy has been to his garden &Â says itâ€™s exceptional.Â If you plan on bringing donation plants for the auction please attach a label with all the AHS plant info.
Remember to EÂ mail or send Jacob Â the plant namesÂ before the auction day so they can be in the slide show.
Our bus trip toÂ Cottage Gardens, Josephine’s Â & Missouri Botanical Gardens isÂ June 20th. We will meet at theÂ JC PenneyÂ parking lot betweenÂ 7:00 & 7:15amÂ .Â Bus leaves atÂ 7:30am. The cost is $30 per person. It would be a good idea to register & pay at theÂ April 10thÂ meeting to guarantee your Â seat on the bus.Â IfÂ you don’ pay then you must pay byÂ April 30thÂ by sending a check to Debra Miller, 71 Laconwood, Springfield, Illinois 62712. After we know how many members are going we will know how many guests we can take. Debra will be taking names for a wait list. (More details attached)
Our Â Daylily Show isÂ Saturday, June 27thÂ Washington Park Botanical Garden, 12-3.
The members Garden Tour & Picnic isÂ July 11th, picnic atÂ LoriÂ Doolinâ€™s in Glasgow,Â Illinois.Â More info & directions to follow.
Our annual DaylilyÂ Sale Â isÂ Saturday, August 1st, at Washington Park
Botanical Gardens 12-3. Vendors, this year your plants must have an attached label with the complete AHS information on it. Customers complained last year so letâ€™s all accommodate them! VendorsÂ are expected to arrive early to help with the clubâ€™s set up & your own setup. All donated plants also need the info tags on them & plants dug from the botanicalÂ garden willÂ have them, also. Letâ€™s keep it professional!