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Thursday March 14th, 7PM
Aptos Grange
2555 Mar Vista Dr
Aptos, CA

Andrew Wall of Suncrest Nurseries
Talking on Biodynamics


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

2019 March Newsletter
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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.

Monterey Bay Area Cactus & Succulent Society
VFW Hall, 1960 Freedom Blvd, Freedom
Sunday, March 21st, 12:30 Potluck, Meeting 1pm

UCSC Farm & Garden (Hay Barn)
Introduction to Honeybees & Beekeeping $20-35
Sunday, March 24, 9:30-12:30

Local Garden Exchange
Live Oak Grange
1900 17th Ave, Santa Cruz, CA
March 30th 8-9am

UCSC Farm & Garden (Alan Chadwick Garden)
Growing Organic Hops $20-40
Saturday, April 13, (:30-1:30)

UCSC Arboretum Spring Plant Sale
California Native Plant Society Spring Sale
1156 High St, Santa Cruz
Saturday, April 13th
10am to 12pm Members only (Memberships available at Gate)
12pm to 4pm Public

Home Garden Tour
Directions furnished after registration & payment
Saturday, April 27 10am to 4pm

UCSC Farm & Garden Spring Plant Sale
Saturday, April 27, (Members only 9 am) 10-3 public
Sunday, April 28, 10-2
Barn Theater Parking Lot

Alladin Nursery
Monterey Bay Rose Society Annual Rose Show
Music, food and wine
2905 Freedom Blvd Watsonville
Saturday, May 4th 12:30-5pm

Cabrillo Horticulture Spring Plant Sale
6500 Soquel Drive, Aptos Park in lots F & G & take shuttle up the hill
Friday, May 10th 3-7pm Membership $25 at gate
Saturday, May 11th 9am to 2pm
Sunday, May 12 10am to 2pm

UCSC Farm & Garden
Introduction to Garden Herbalism
Saturday, May 18, 9:30-Noon