Entries from April 2008

April Joint Meeting with Daffodil Display

April 30, 2008

Our April meeting was a joint luncheon and presentation with the Stonington Garden Club.  Sydney Eddison did a wonderful presentation on container gardens featuring the photos by Steve Silk from her book Gardens to Go, Creating and Designing a Container Garden  The members brought in specimens of daffoldils from their gardens.  What a fantastic display. […]

Photos from Trip to Logees

April 29, 2008

What a fabulous place Logees is! This trip was a terrific success and hopefully will be an annual event.

Seaside Garden Party

April 29, 2008

On Saturday, June 14, the Old Saybrook Historical Society proudly presents a “Seaside Garden Party” to be held on the grounds of a private home overlooking the Connecticut River. A tour of the gardens as well as a neighboring “Sculpture Walk” begins at 11am and will be followed by a catered luncheon under a tent […]

Magnolia in Noank

April 26, 2008

This is a dark pink magnola tree, a bit unusual & in full bloom now at a past member, Carolyn Crowley's home in Noank. Carol Connor

Commercial on Thames Valley Cable

April 22, 2008

Thames Valley Cable has very generously offered to run a 30 second commerical on their cable network for the month of May. This commercial will promote the Mystic & Noank Library Spring Fair. The Mystic Garden Club Plant Sale is specifically mentioned and photos featured. You can see this commercial via YouTube by clicking on […]

Shinny’s Daffodills

April 21, 2008

These photos were supplied by Greg Stone.

Proposed Changes to the MGC Bylaws

April 15, 2008

You can see the proposed changes to the Mystic Garden Club Bylaws by clicking on the link below. Proposed Changes to the ByLaws

June Meeting Celebration

April 13, 2008

In place of our business meeting in June we are going to be entertained by Hatsy Taylor, a New England gardener, writer and professional garden lecturer/singer. Hatsy Taylor is a New England gardener, writer and professional garden lecturer. She has published two books “Weeds and Wisdom” and “Mother Nature’s Wit and Wisdom” Her lectures on […]

Spring Events

April 12, 2008

Flower Shows and Garden Tours Greenwich Daffodil Society & ShowApril 23 & 24, Wednesday 1:30 – 8, Thursday 10 – 4. More info, Lyn 203-661-5592 New London Garden Club Flower ShowFresh Impressions GCA Flower ShowMay 16 10 AM to 5 PMMay 17 10 AM – 3 PMat the Florence Griswold Museum, Old Lyme CThttp://www.florencegriswoldmuseum.org/ The […]

April Meeting Daffodils

April 11, 2008

The daffodils are coming up and we will be bringing our specimens to the April Meeting. You should choose your specimen carefully. It is best to choose a daffodil that is not yet open. Color must be showing before you cut it or it will never open. Cut the daffoldil near the base but not […]