Anyone can join ... no experience necessary.The Holly Springs Garden Club meets the second Wednesday of each month to gain information from experts in the field, swap plants, and share "green thumb" tips with beginning and long time gardeners. Visitors are welcome to attend two meetings free before becoming a member. Annual membership dues are $25.00 per family. Activities include educational events, plant exchanges, field trips, and community gardening projects.Monthly MeetingSecond Wednesday of each Month Meeting Time7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Meeting Location Bass Lake Park Conference Room900 Bass Lake RoadHolly Springs, NC 27540
There’s More to Gardening Than Just How-To
Gardening is not all how-to, says Margaret Roach, creator of the nationally acclaimed garden blog awaytogarden.com. Don't forget the "woo-woo" part; gardening is a moving meditation.
Next MeetingAugust 10 • Wednesday • 7 pmTopic: Bird Friendly GardeningSpeaker: Lena GallitanoLena Gallitano is a native of Chapel Hill, North Carolina. She attended UNC-G and later returned to NCSU for a Master of Horticultural Science degree. Now retired, Lena devotes much of her time to organizations related to birds, birding and the environment. She is a past president of Wake Audubon Society, is currently on the Audubon NC Board of Trustees, and serves on the steering committee of the North Carolina Birding Trail. At home, Lena enjoys blending her love of birds and gardening where she can watch the seasonal changes of both plants and birds.