Club Meetings and extras

Club Meetings

January 20, 2021
Time:  7:00 pm, Remote

  • Program: Art in the garden
  • Speaker: Philippe Gallandat
    •  Swiss Gardens
  • Meeting Type: Educational, Open to public
  • Suggested this month: Marjorie McNeely Conservatory -Winter show – Jan 9 – Mar 14.

February 17, 2021
Time:  7:00 pm, Remote

  • Program: Pollinators
  • Speaker: Rhonda Hayes
    • MN Landscape Arboretum
  • Meeting Type: Educational, Open to public
  • Suggested this month: St. Paul Home & Patio Show Feb 19-21, Mpls Home & Garden Show Mar 3-7
  • Note: Submit you plant wish list for the May auction to Jon

March 17, 2021
Time:  7:00 pm, Remote

  • Program: Art in the Garden
  • Speaker: Leslie MacKenzie
    • Washington Co. Master Gardener
    • Co-presenter from Ramsey Co. Master Gardeners
  • Refreshments: TBD
  • Meeting Type: Educational, Open to public
  • Suggested this month: Marjorie McNeely Conservatory – Spring show – Mar 20 – May 2
  • Note: Submit you plant wish list for the May auction to Jon

April 21, 2021
Time:  7:00 pm, Remote

  • Program: Springtime Topiary Styled Floral Arrangement
  • Speaker: Jenn Hovland
    • Fleur de Louise Flower Studio
  • Refreshments: TBD
  • Meeting Type: Educational, Open to the public
  • Suggested this month: Marjorie McNeely Conservatory – Summer show – May 8 – Oct 3
  • Note: Submit you plant wish list for the May auction to Jon

Garden work schedule begins
Please check the listing each month for your commitment.

May 19, 2021
Time:  6:30 pm – Plant Auction

  • Location: Club Member – Jon C. – 9299 Indian Blvd. So. Cottage Grove
    • Setup 6pm Action start 6:30pm
  • Event: Plant Auction
  • Refreshments: TBD
  • Meeting Type: Fund Raiser, Private for members and guests only
  • City Hall Garden members
    • Cleanup and planting: TBD, as the weather cooperates

June 16 Tue, 2021
Time:  6:30 pm

  • Event: Gaze and Graze
    • Note: Format changes this year with event details subject to changes based on MDH guidelines.
  • First garden:  Maureen Walton
  • Second garden: Gayle Schommer
  • Third garden: Bets Thorkelson
  • Garden Workers:
    • 6th – LizAnn S., Kathy R.
    • 13th – Linda J., Marianne L.
    • 20th – Paddy B., Cindy M.
    • 27th – Jan L., Gayle S.

July 21, 2021
Time:  TBD

  • Event:  Garden Club Yard Tours & Awards
    • Details and locations to be announced.
  • Meeting Type: Civic activity, Private for member and guests
  • Garden Workers:
    • 4th – Jan L., Sylvia S.
    • 11th – Lori K., Maureen W.
    • 18th – Elizabeth B., Joan M.
    • 25th – Marissa P., Pat W.

August 18, 2021
Time: 
6:30pm

  • Tour: Old Fashion Garden Party
    • Nicholas and Yoshi’s
  • Meeting Type: Private for members and guests
  • Garden Workers:
    • 1st – Bets T., Jeannie V.
    • 9th – Jon C., Tara S.
    • 16th Claudia G., Maja W.
    • 23rd – Susan B., Jon C.
    • 30th – Susan M., Bob S.

September 15, 2021
Time:  7:00 pm, TBD

  • Program: TBD
  • Speaker:
  • Refreshments:
  • Meeting Type: Educational, Open to the public
  • Note: Garden Cleanup tentative for September – All Members
  • Garden Workers:
    • 5th – Robin B., Marj G.
    • 12th – Yoshi M., Nicholas T.
    • 19th – Joy S., Bets T.
    • 26th – Betty B., Caryn D.

October 21, 2021
Time:  6:30 pm
, TBD

  • Program: TBD
  • Meeting Type: Educational, Open to the public
  • Reminder: Annual $15 membership fees due to Treasurer

November 17, 2021
Time:  7:00 pm, TBD

  • Program:
    • Annual meeting, Elections & potluck
    • Note: Committee chairs required to submit budget requests for 2022 planning.
  • Special event: Garden photo show
    • Presenter: Susan M.
  • Meeting Type: Club activity, Private for members and guests

Dec 08, 2021
Time:  6:30 pm
, Remote (Zoom opens 6pm – see email invite)

  • Location:  Zoom meeting
  • Program:  Christmas/Holiday Party
    • Optional $15 gift exchange will take place
    • Possible activity: Participating members will deliver a gift to a designated members house prior to the meeting.
  • Meeting Type: Club activity, Private for members and guests

City Hall is the Cottage Grove City Hall

Club Committee Roster’s

City Hall Garden: CoChairs: Claudia Glass & Susan Mayer – Members: Susan Burbank, Paddy Barton, Jan Liedle, Marianne Lyszak, Cindy Mueller, Joy Stahosky, Bob Storlien

 Christmas/Holiday Party: Pat Williams, Jon Cheney, Robin Burns

Publicity: Marissa Pedginski

Photographer: Susan Mayer

Membership: Bets Thorkelson

Name Tags: Elizabeth Bell

Programs: Marj Gebhard, Jan Liedle, Liz Ann Smythe, Nicholas Trimbo, Maureen Walton

St. Paul Park Garden: Yoshi Motoyama,
Nicholas Trimbo, Jan Liedle, Linda Johnston, Susan Mayer

Sunshine: Caryn Dahlberg

Webmaster: Jon Cheney

Yard Awards: Paddy Barton, Elizabeth Bell, Caryn Dahlberg, Linda Johnston, Joy Stahosky, Nicholas Trimbo, Jeanie Vogel

Yearbook: Gayle Schommer, Jon Cheney, Jan Liedle, Maureen Walton