All are welcome to attend , $5 guest fee at the door
meeting at 1 Pm at the Lower Bucks Masonic Hall, 1600 Edgewood Rd, Yardley, unless noted otherwise
October 26, 2016
All the Buzz
Michael & Suzanne Luciano, The Italian Bee, Morrisville, PA
The social and cooperative lives of bees will be presented. Discover their family, how they work for the colony, benefits, honey making & storage. What pollinators to have for them, their origin, history and effect on the environment.
Local Honey available for purchase.
November 16, 2016
Going Out with Style
Design an arrangement to take…using the end of the season fruits and vegetables.
Garden members Barbara Heisler, Susan Harrison, Jeremy Parry will be available to lead and assist in this project for each of you to take a centerpiece home. Bring a low, wide container or basket, and fruits and/or vegetables such as squash, cabbage, nuts, carrots, peppers, small pumpkins, dried flowers etc.
December 7, 2016
Social Hour: 11:30am; Lunch served at 12:30 pm
January 27, 2017
New Venue: Morrisville Presbyterian Church
Pennsylvania & W. Trenton Avenues, Morrisville
Debra Moyer, MWGC Member
Bouquets Every Day
Debra will create and explain several fantastic floral arrangements. Her vast knowledge and ingenious imagination will fascinate all. Debra owned her own shop for 13 years and currently instructs at Mercer County Community College.
Debra’s designs will be raffled after the event; Winners must be present at drawing for these items.
Thelma: please delete… there will be no Little Show
Each member is requested to bring a dish to serve 12 people. Beverages….
Purple Haze. wonderful Lavender
Marie Vorhees of the Hidden Spring Lavender Farm & Shop in Skiilam , NJ presents
Lavendar, lavander, or lavandar - it doesn't matter much how you spell it. Marie will acquaint us with healing forces, historical anecdotes, planting, flower production, pruning, harvesting, and drying of lavender.
The New Iris: There’s a Place in Every Garden
TBA, Master Gardener
Develop a new appreciation for this complex majestic bloom. Enhance your pathways; work a puzzle of color in your garden. Iris could be the spectacle of your landscape.
Annie Milionis, Master Gardener, Morrisville
A treasure for any size landscape or garden. Small leaves, big flavors, edible flowers and herbs. A visual and sensory experience that’s magnified by beauty and bounty.
Garden Works of Art
Our own Masters Gardeners and members will showcase the use of artistic objects to add finishing touches to your landscape. Members are invited to bring their own ideas and creations to share.
All are welcome – Guest Fee $5
held at 12:30 at the Lower Bucks Masonic Hall on Edgewood Rd , Yardley, PA
see newsletter page for more details
MWGC Tours Fall & Spring 2016
all are welcome
To sign up , Contact
Karen Papastrat 215-630-6149 or kpapastrat @gmail.com
Grounds for Sculpture
80 Sculptor’s Way
Hamilton, NJ 08619
Date: Tuesday 11/1/16 Time: 10am
Approx. Cost $20/pp, including tax plus lunch
*Carpools will leave from the Masonic Lodge Parking at 9:40am
Scott Arboretum of Swarthmore College
500 College Ave.
Swarthmore, PA 19081
Date: Spring 2017 TBD Time: TBD
Approx. Cost: 10/pp plus tip & $25 organizational deposit 1 month prior to tour date.
Chanticleer House and Gardens
786 Church Road
Wayne, PA 19087
Date: Spring/Summer 2017 TBD Time: TBD
Approx. Cost: $20/pp plus lunch
Japanese Festival Fairmount Park Spring 2017 (possible addition)