our Meetings

Upcoming Speakers

Sample Topics

Where We Meet

Our meetings are open to the public on the 3rd Wednesday of each month with the exceptions of May and October, for member only events, and December when we do not meet.

We gather at 9:00 am for a social time and then a short business meeting begins at 9:30.  Following the meeting, until around 11:00 am, we feature a speaker on a wide range of subjects.  Please see the list to the right for a sampling of topics.

Please join us for a meeting or two before you decide to join.  Our annual dues are $15.

If you are interested in joining, please click on the link below to download the form, enable editing and type in your information. Return the form, along your check, to the address on the form.

JANUARY 2022        

Speaker: Sarah Johnson   from Johnson’s Nursery in Cookeville   Topic: Houseplants   

FEBRUARY 2022   

Speaker: Mark Armstrong          Topic: Hummingbirds

MARCH 2022

Speaker: Dr. Stewart Galloway   Topic: Azaleas & Rhododendrons  

APRIL 2022

Speaker: Luke Hadden from TWRA Topic: Care of the Catoosa Wildlife Area 

MAY 2022

Scholarship Brunch – Members who have signed up only. Not open to the public

JUNE 2022

Speaker: Jeff & Felicia DaBell of DaBell Farms  Topic: Microgreens

JULY 2022

Speaker: Dr. Ludwig Topic: Tennessee Smart Yards

AUGUST 2022

Speaker: Jennifer Garate Topic: Dirty Girls Nursery

SEPTEMBER 2022

Speaker: Julie Wood Topic: Bonsais

OCTOBER 2022

Member Only Event

NOVEMBER 2022

Speaker: Mimi Barnes of TWRA Topic: TN Wildlife

DECEMBER 2022

NO MEETING – Happy Holidays! Our next meeting will be January 18th, 2023

           

 

Native Plants 

Invasive Plants

Gardening on the Plateau

Composting

Tomatoes

Hydrangeas

Landscape Design

Honey Bees

Bats

Hummingbirds

Some of our speakers come from:

TN Wildlife Resources Agency

Obed Watershed

Local Nurseries

Cumberland County Master Gardeners