Sunday, January 28 - CHIS Meeting - 1:30 pm.
Location: East Greenbush Library, 10 Community Way, East Greenbush,
NY 12061-3918, (518) 477-7476.
Speaker: Emily DeBolt, owner, Fiddlehead Creek Native Plant Nursery in Washington County will give a talk
entitled “Go Native: An Introduction to Gardening with Native Plants”.
Sunday, February 18 - Doldrums Potluck
Party - 11:30 am
Hosted by Hudson-Adirondack Daylily Society.
Location: Albany County Cooperative Extension, Martin Road, in Voorheesville.
Speaker: Bill Waldrop from Kennesaw Mountain Daylilies in Georgia (they grow irises and hostas, too!).
Bring a dish to share, get there at 11:00 if you want to help set up.
Sunday, March 3 - Rensselaer Master Gardener's Spring Garden Day - 9:45 am to 3:30 pm
Location: Tamarac High School
Exploring Farm to Table Revolution - A variety of available classes, lunch, book and plant sale and auction. $30/person. Space Limited. To to http://ccerensselaer.org/events for info and registration form.
18 - CHIS Meeting - 1:30 pm
Location: East Greenbush Library, 10 Community Way, East Greenbush, NY 12061-3918, (518) 477-7476.
Speaker: Karen Ursula Edmondson will speak on "Working with Native Plants, Designing with Nature.
Friday - Sunday, March 23- 25 Capital Disrict Flower and Garden Show
Location: Hudson Valley Community College
Drop by our table to say 'hello'!
Sunday, April 29 - CHIS Meeting - 1:30 pm
Location: East Greenbush Library, 10 Community Way, East Greenbush, NY 12061-3918 (518) 477-7476.
Topic: Container Gardening - A Guide to Beautiful and Bountiful Pots
Thursday, May 3 - Iris Digging Party at Euthemia's - 9:00 am to noon
Bring your Siberians to divide and pot up for our perennial sale on May 20.
Sunday, May 20 - Siberian Iris and Perennial Sale - 9:00
am - RAIN OR SHINE!
Main Square Shoppes Parking Lot, 318 Delaware Avenue, Delmar, NY.
Saturday, June 2 - Iris Show - Open to the Public at 2:00 pm
East Greenbush Community Library, 10 Community Way, East Greenbush NY 12061.
Sunday, June 10 - Bus Trip to Elizabeth Park Gardens
Click here for registration form which outlines details of trip - Due June 1st - first come, first served!
President: Linda Knipper
Vice President: Dan and Joanne Maier
Secretary: Virginia Dorwaldt
Treasurer: Don Salhoff
Newsletter Editor: Euthemia Matsoukas
Iris Show Chair: Kathryn Mohr
Meetings are held on the third Sunday of the month from September to April at the East Greenbush Community Library in East Greenbush, New York.
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There is no membership fee and anyone is welcome to attend our meetings.