Wow – impressive lightning! I slept right through it. One of my patio umbrellas was knocked over but other than that, no damage here. My rain gaugetaffy.turner
Wow, great photo! Thanks for sharing. I had one broken branch down and, aside from very soggy soil, there was not too much other evidence of the violent stormkathyjentz
woke me up around 1 a.m., thought there was an earthquake going on at the same time. The WaPo has a great photo (attached) of the lightning storm as seen fromELChang_48
Most members live in Silver Spring, MD, or the DC-area.
Meetings are normally held at Brookside Gardens the third Monday of each month except July, August, and December. The meetings are open to the public and free.
To join, pay at a meeting or mail your check ($10 per individual member or $15 per household/coouple), made payable to the "Silver Spring Garden Club," to our President, Kathy Jentz, 826 Philadelphia Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910. Our nominal dues fee is one of the best bargains in town, and includes discounts to local businesses.
Our newsletter, The Grapevine, is published monthly except July and August.
The big annual Silver Spring Garden Club fundraiser is the Garden Mart plant sale takes place the Saturday before Mother's Day from 9am -1pm. Come early in the day for best selection!
2015 CLUB PROGRAMMING
~ January 12 ~ Native Plants for a New American Cottage Garden
~ February 16 ~ Serenity in the Garden
~ March 23 ~ American Botanicals: Native Plants of the Mid Atlantic
~ April 20 ~ Small-Space Vegetable Gardening
~ May 9 ~ GardenMart sale at historic train station
~ May 18 ~ Fearless Food Gardening
In June, we will celebrate our 75th anniversary. Please stay tuned for the date and details on that.
See rest of 2015 schedule in the Club's Member Directory...
- Home and Garden
- Jan 17, 2008
- This is a restricted group.
- Attachments are permitted.
- Members cannot hide email address.
- Listed in Yahoo Groups directory.
- Membership requires approval.
- Messages are not moderated.
- All members can post messages.