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REMINDER: SGC Meeting on Tuesday, 03/15/16 – 10 a.m.

Come join us at the next Sunnyvale Garden Club meeting scheduled on Tuesday, March 15th, 6:00 p.m.  The meeting will be held at the Sunnyvale Community Center, 417 E. Tripp Road.

herbsProgram – Create International Taste with Herbs – Growing herbs and using them in her culinary creations.

Program Speaker: Barbara Gollman – Master Gardeners Speaker Bureau – Co-autor of the Phytopia Cookbook, a World of Plant-Centered Cuisine. DCMGA since 2005.

Hostesses:   Denise Clark (Lead) Marilyn Fitzner, Patsy Knight, Ann Parish & Beverly Williams

Activity:

  • Collect money and food for Sharing Life.
  • Plant Exchange

Reminder:  Our membership drive starts soon, so why not bring a friend or a family member who is interested in plants, gardening, eating delicious homemade food … and socializing with wonderful people?  Our meetings are a great place for people  to meet new friends and get involved in community activities!

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REMINDER: SGC Meeting on Tuesday, 02/09/16 – 10 a.m.

Come join us for  the next Sunnyvale Garden Club meeting scheduled on Tuesday, February 9th, 10AM.  The meeting will be held at the Sunnyvale Community Center, 417 E. Tripp Road.

Our membership drive starts soon, so why not bring a friend or a family member who is interested in plants, gardening, eating delicious homemade food … and socializing with wonderful people?  Our meetings are a great place for people  to meet new friends and get involved in community activities!

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Program – to BEE or NOT to BEE – Presented by Janet D. Smith – Janet presents  over 40 presentations a year for DCMGA.

Learn about native and imported bees.  Why we need them and how we can keep them.

 

REMINDER;  Please bring your items for the Valentine Bags that we will be making and delivering  to the residents of the Christian Care Center!

Hostesses:   Darlene Eberwein (Lead), Sallyann Nevins, Sylvia Carter, Sharon Kinkel, Gayle Owen,  and Helen Etheridge

Activity

  • Collect money and food for Sharing Life.
  • Make and deliver Valentine’s Bags to the residents of the Christian Care Center.


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REMINDER: SGC Meeting on Tuesday, January 12th – 10 a.m.

Happy-New-Year-2016-Fireworks-Videos-in-USAHappy New Year!  Start the year off right by attending the next Sunnyvale Garden Club meeting scheduled on Tuesday, January 12th, 10AM.  The meeting will be held at the Sunnyvale Community Center, 417 E. Tripp Road.

Program – Water-Wise Gardening – Presented by Judy Fender – DCMGA since 2000.

Covers the basics of Water Wise gardening from the planning stages, bed preparation, plant selection, and maintenance.   Following the steps presented will transform a yard to a wonderful outdoor retreat.

Hostesses: Darlene Eberwein (Lead), Sylvia Carter, Sharon Kinkel, Gayle Owen,  and Helen Etheridge

Activity – Collect money and food for Sharing Life.

Submitted by:  Martha Billman, Communications Committee


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REMINDER – SGC Christmas Luncheon/Entertainment – Tues. – 12/08/15 – 10 a.m.

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Date/Time:  Tuesday, 12/08/15

Location:     Sunnyvale Community Center
417 E. Tripp Road, Sunnyvale, Texas

The annual SGC Christmas luncheon and entertainment is scheduled for Tuesday, 12/08/15, immediately following the monthly business meeting at the Sunnyvale Community Center.  Entertainment will be provided by the Sunnyvale Middle School Student Choir.

Tickets for the luncheon must have been purchased by 11/30/15. 

Hostesses:  Nancy Keim (Lead), Joann Burroughs, Suzie Duncan, Sallyann Nevins, and Deborah Stafford

Activity – Collect money for Sharing Life.

Reminders:

  • Start seed or cuttings for March Plant Exchange.
  • Turn in any remaining Home Tour funds.

Submitted by:  Martha Billman – Communications Committee


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Christmas Luncheon Tickets Available Now!

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Come join our garden club family as we celebrate this very special time of the year at our annual Christmas Luncheon!  Guests are welcome.

When:   Tuesday, December 8, 2015 – 10:00 a.m.

Where:  Sunnyvale Community Center, 417 East Tripp Road, Sunnyvale, Texas

  • Tickets are $20.00 per person and includes a delicious ham and turkey dinner with all the trimmings provided by Baker’s Rib; homemade salads and desserts.
  • Entertainment will be provided by the Sunnyvale High School Varsity Women’s Choir.
  • Tickets may be purchased at the November 10th meeting.
  • Deadline to purchase tickets is Saturday, November 28th

For ticket information, please email Robin McMahan at rangerreader@hotmail.com.


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Reminder – SGC Meeting – Tues. – 11/10/15 – 10 AM

November 10, 2015 10:00 A.M.

Sunnyvale Community Center
417 E. Tripp Road, Sunnyvale, TX

Back Yard Florist – How to create holiday arrangements and decorations for Christmas using things from your garden, kitchen or grocery store, fresh or dried.christmas deco 1

Program Speaker:

C.A. Hiscock – Master Gardeners Speaker Bureau – DCMGA Speaker of year 2012

Hostesses: Jeanette Hobbs (Lead), Dorothy Bolton, Carole Duckworth, Faye Nabors & Vicki Slaton

Activity:

  • Collect money and food for Sharing Life.
  • Veterans Day Reception at Christian Care Center (2:00) – Deliver gift bags.
  • Distribute Christmas Home Tour Tickets.

REMINDERS:

  • Buy your tickets for Christmas Luncheon ($20) – Deadline is December 1st.
  • Bring toiletries for Veterans Gift Bags next month


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REMINDER – SGC Meeting – Tues. – 10/13/15 – 10 a.m.

October 13, 2015 10:00 A.M.

container-gardenSunnyvale Community Center
417 E. Tripp Road, Sunnyvale, TX

Container Gardening – The four elements of container
gardening – pots, soil, plants and time.

Program Speaker:
C.A. Hiscock – Master Gardeners Speaker Bureau – DCMGA Speaker of year 2012.

Hostesses: Meagan Skidmore (Lead), Mary Baughman, Rachel Doyle, Maud Hay & Georgeann Moss

Activity:

  • Collect money and food for Sharing Life.
  • Distribute Christmas Home Tour Tickets.

REMINDERS:

  • Buy your tickets for Christmas Luncheon ($25).
  • Bring toiletries for Veterans Gift Bags next month.