Tulsa Garden Club
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Monthly Meetings


Tulsa Garden Club Members meet 10:30am the first Monday each month October through June, except January, at Tulsa Garden Center, 2435 South Peoria Avenue. November through May meetings are preceded by morning coffee at 10am. Tulsa Garden Club Members are encouraged to invite guests and prospective members to these meetings that feature educational programming, creative floral design, bird and horticulture study, plus committee reports and business action.


Join us! Interested in inviting a member to facilitate a program for your group? Contact 2nd Vice President Brenda Michael-Haggard, 918.625.1161.


2016-2017 Programs


October 3, 2016

Tulsa Garden Center Auditorium

Fill in the BeeGAP - Shirley Johnston, Bee Chairman, Oklahoma Garden Clubs

Native honey bees are just

one of the pollinator

populations being threatened

with global changes.

Shirley will share about our

favorite bees and the Crown

Bees BeeGAP partnership with

National Garden Clubs (NGC).

AND

What's In It for Me? - Mary Ann Holman, President, Oklahoma Garden Clubs and Tulsa Garden Club President Lay and 1st Vice President McCall offer a brief overview of membership and how each of us and our Club relate to Tulsa Council, District, State, Region, and NGC. Helps members better understand benefits of belonging to Tulsa Garden Club and prepares us for NGC's LEAP Into Leadership in Peggy Helmerich Horticulture Center, February 25, 2017.


November 7, 2016

Peggy Helmerich Horticulture Center

Student Showcase - Introducing student grant recipients from Oklahoma State University and Tulsa Community College


November 28, 2016

Tulsa Garden Center Auditorium

Holiday Tea


February 6, 2017

Tulsa Garden Center Auditorium

Growing Edibles in Traditional Yardscape - Bob Vaught, Master Gardener, Tulsa County OSU Extension, gives tips on "growing your own" in today's gardens--for plants in spaces/sizes somewhere between herbs in windowsills or patio containers and acres and rows of corn.


March 6, 2017

Tulsa Garden Center Auditorium

Amphibians, Bats, and Birds, Oh My! Oklahoma's Biodiversity in Action - Matthew Fullerton, Wildlife Biologist - Threatened & Endangered Species, Wildlife Diversity Program, Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation. Matt will guide us through the wildlife species to welcome into our own backyards and how we can help provide habitats for winged and hopping critters. Member exhibits will complement the program.


April 3, 2017

Tulsa Garden Center Ballroom

Book Review: The 'Bible' -- the New/Improved Flower Show Handbook - Sue Lovelace, Flower Show Chair, and Her Merry Cast of Flower Show Players review changes and upgrades to NGC's Flower Show Handbook in anticipation of the Club's upcoming Standard Flower Show and NGC's Flower Show School in July 2016.


May 1, 2017

Tulsa Garden Center Auditorium

Okie Adventures - Photographs and images of nature and points of interest from Club members' travels.


June 5, 2017

Tulsa Garden Center Auditorium

What's New in the Garden? - Lou Anella, Director, The Botanic Garden at OSU, leaders us in an exploration of gardeners' relationship with our land through this educational green space that features the arboretum and display gardens. Installation of 2017-2018 Officers precedes member/guest salad luncheon.

Growing Flowers and Friendships, The Magic of Gardening

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