April 2015



2 Bird Walk: World’s End, 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.

3 – 4 GCFM: Tower Hill Botanic Gardens, 11 French Drive, Boylston, MA,

8:00 a.m.

Gardening Study School, Series 10, Course I

7 Executive Board Meeting: The home of Mary Eisenhaure,

9:30 a.m.

New Members’ Lunch will be provided by Mary Eisenhaure,

Maureen Adams, Barbara Dillon, Carol Graham and the

Special Events Committee

8 Garden Therapy: Harborview Center for Nursing &

Rehabilitation, 2:00- 3:00 p.m.

“April Showers”

13 Junior Gardeners: Deer Hill School Cafeteria, 2:40 – 3:40 p.m.

“Worker Bees / Flower Press, part one”

13 GCFM: Tower Hill Botanic Garden, 11 French Drive,

Boylston, MA, 10:00 a.m.

Horticultural Morning: “Backyard Foraging”

14 Horticulture & Design: Lightkeepers Cottage, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.

Cleaning up your garden after the winter, with Dana Roberts.

15 GCFM: Massachusetts Horticultural Society, 900 Washington

Street, Hunnewell Building, Elm Bank, Wellesley, MA

Design Workshop #3

17 GCFM: Location to be announced

South Shore District Meeting

21 Craft Workshop: Lightkeepers Cottage, 9:30 a.m.

Pressed flowers under glass, with Claire Tinory

24 Arbor Day

24 – 27 Art in Bloom: Museum of Fine Arts

28 Monthly Meeting: Second Congregational Church, 43 Highland Avenue; Coffee: 9:00 a.m.; Meeting: 9:30 a.m.

Flower Arrangement: Carol Graham

Hostesses (Food, set-up, and cleanup): Moore, Nicynski, Nowak,

O’Brien, O’Connor, O’Donnell, Olafsson, Packard, Pergola,

Quintin, Ranney, Richardson

Program: “Reading the Forested Landscape”

Tom Wessels will teach us how to look at the wildland as a story. Figuring out what happened in the past is like reading a mystery novel.

30 – 2 GCFM: Location to be announced.

Flower Show School (three days through May 2)