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Thursday March 12th, 7PM
Aptos Grange
2555 Mar Vista Dr
Aptos, CA

Dr. Stacy Philpott on Urban Gardening
Philpott Lab Website
Urban Garden Research Website


The Gardeners' Club "Into the Garden" newsletter includes information about upcoming local events and helpful gardening techniques.  

2020 February Newlsetter
2020 January Newsletter

Newsletter Archives:

2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010


Upcoming Events - 2019

Announcements of some of these botanical events are made at the monthly meeting at the Aptos Grange Hall.  Those and others are listed here as they become known to the The Gardener's Club's members and friends.  If you wish your meeting notices to be added please send email them to Cherry Thompson at

California Native Plant Society
UCSC Arboretum Horticulture Bldg
1156 High St, Santa Cruz
Check out their website.  There's always something to do, see, or volunteer for.

Local Garden Exchange
Live Oak Grange
1900 17th Ave., Santa Cruz
(see Facebook page “Santa Cruz Garden Exchange"
Saturday, Feb. 29th, 8-9am

Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Vertebrates!
Quail Hollow Ranch
800 Quail Hollow Rd. Felton, CA
March 8, 2020 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

California Native Plant Society
California Conservation Garden and Native Plant Program
Speaker: Brett Hall
California Native Plant Program Director
Monday, March 9th, 7:30

Monterey Bay Area Cactus & Succulent Society
Speaker: Rob Skillin
Topic: Yemen and it’s Island of Socotra
March 15, 2020 Potluck: 12:30

Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Invertebrates!
UCCE Extension Office Auditorium
1430 Freedom Blvd., Suite E
Watsonville, CA 95076
March 21, 2020 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Smart Gardening Fair & Plant Sale
Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History
165 Forest Avenue
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
April 4, 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Bee Keeping for Home Gardeners
Common Roots Farm, 335 Golf Club Dr, Santa Cruz, CA 95060, USA
Golf Club Drive 335 Costanoa Commons
Santa Cruz, California 95060
April 18, 2020 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Introducing Edible Landscaping!
Quail Hollow Ranch
800 Quail Hollow Rd. Felton, CA
April 19, 2020 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM