2020-2021 Meetings, Programs, Events   


Join our Monthly Meetings to learn about gardens,

gardening, gardeners and more!


November 3rd, 2020

1:00 PM

Artist Gardens

in New England

Speakers: Jana Milbocker and Joan Butler

Some of our most beloved painters, sculptors and authors were inspired by the gardens they created. Visit the private havens of Edith Wharton, Julian Alden Weir, Childe Hassam, Daniel Chester French, Emily Dickinson, Augustus Saint-Gaudens, Celia Thaxter and others.

Jana Milbocker is the principal of Enchanted Gardens, a design firm, a lecturer, and the author of two books featuring garden destinations nationwide.


Joan Butler is a Massachusetts Master Gardener, a horticulturist at Weston Nurseries, and past Chair of the Massachusetts Landscape Design Council. She is an accredited Flower Show Judge, and chaired the floral design competition at the Boston Flower Show.


Short Business Meeting and Program......1:00

Online presentation hosted by the Montshire Museum of Science, Norwich, VT. Registration for this Zoom presentation will be available through the Montshire Museum of Science. Visit www.montshire.org for more information. 


January 5th, 2021

1:00 PM via Zoom

Designing with Proven Winners - 2021 Selections

Speaker: Russ Knowles, Pleasant View Gardens

Russ is the regional retail account manager for Proven Winners, operating out of Pleasant View Gardens in Loudon, NH. PW/PVG serve multiple large, independent garden centers throughout northern New England.

With over 30 years at some of New England’s top garden centers, he has worked in various capacities including plant production, shipping, quality/ inventory control, and planning. 

This program will invite attendees to start thinking about spring with a preview of  2021 Proven Winner varieties. Russ will also share how and where to incorporate these plants into garden beds and container gardens.

Short Business Meeting and Program...…1:00