Meetings & Programs

Garden Club meetings are held
at the Clifford Township Fire Company
on the third Tuesday of the month at 7 pm
unless otherwise noted.

No meetings are held in January and February

Garden Club Meetings


        2017 Schedule

​            March 21                Trimming & Pruning Ornamental Trees

​                                                          Presentation by Jim Kessler, Master Gardener & Retired District Forester 

                April 18                  How to Get Started with Backyard Chickens
                                                          Presentation by Susan Maslar, Master Gardener

                May 16                    Live Wreath Demonstration

                                                          Demonstration by Garden Club Member Janie Matthews          

                June                        No regular meeting -  See details regarding Plant Exchange


                July 18                   Tour of Lambertson's Lily Farm in Thompson and Covered Dish Dinner

                6 pm                               Details for car pooling when available                             


                August 15              Garden Club Luncheon at Creekside Grove

                Noon                              Food demonstration by Carissa Dewey from Food Snob Catering

                September 19    Our Local Watershed

                                                         Presentation by Cheryl Nolan, Watershed Specialist,

​                                                         Lackawanna County Conservation District

                October 17           Annual Meeting

                                                          "Fascinating Fungi" -  Presentation on Mushrooms by Dave Waselewski,

                                                                     Mycologist & Faculty Member of Luzerne County Community College

                November 14      Holiday Arrangement

                                                          Demonstration by Garden Club Member Nina Ruedemann

​                December 12      Holiday Gathering  -  Italian Buffet at Pettinato's Restaurant in Carbondale