SGC Executive Committee Meetings

Held at Shaler North Hills Library at 1:00 pm:

    January 16, 2018

    March 6, 2018

    May 15, 2018

    October 2, 2018

    November 13, 2018

  

           2018 GARDEN MAINTENANCE DATES

         AT THE SHALER NORTH HILLS LIBRARY:

Wed. 5/2 – 6:30 to 8:30 pm

Wed. 5/16 – 6:30 to 8:30 pm

Wed. 5/30 – 8:30 to 10:30 am

Tues.  6/12 – 8:30 to 10:30 am

Thurs. 6/28 - 6:30 to 8:30 pm

Thurs. 6/12 - 8:30 to 10:30 am

Mon. 7/23 -  6:30 to 8:30 pm

Tues. 8/7 – 6:30 to 8:30 pm

Thurs. 8/23 – 8:30 to 10:30 am

Wed. 9/5 – 8:30 to 10:30 am

Thurs. 9/20 – 6:30 to 8:30 pm

Thurs. 10/4 – 8:30 to 10:30 am

Tues. 10/16 – 6:30 to 8:30 pm

*Members should bring their favorite digger, clipper for deadheading, knee pads, and water bottle.  A weed bucket also comes in handy.

2018 CALENDAR OF EVENTS 
Special Events:

March 09, 2018--- Succulent Workshop at Shaler North Hills Library, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Cost: $20.00 Open to the public

April 03, 2018 ----"Members Day Out" at The Chadwick (Reservations required)

April 05, 2018 ----Earth Day Project Workshop at Shaler North Hills Library, 10:00 am

April 15-17, 2018 ---Garden Club Federation of Pennsylvania Annual Convention, DoubleTree by Hilton- Pittsburgh-Meadowlands.

May 05, 2018 ---- Shaler Garden Club Plant Sale, Flea Market, Children's Activities and Bake Sale, Kiwanis Park - 9:00 am-noon

May 09, 2018-----New Member Tea, hosted by Linda Barto 129 Mason Drive, Glenshaw, PA 15116 at 1:00 pm

June 15, 2018 ----Fairy Garden Workshop at Shaler North Hills Library 6:30 to 8:30 pm

June 24, 2018 --- Annual Shaler Garden Tour. Sunday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm. Purchase tickets at Shaler North Hills Library.

July 24, 2018 ------Winners announced for Great Gardens Contest at Shaler North Hills Library at 6:30 pm. Open to the public.

August 14, 2018 --- Autumn Wreath Making at the Shaler North Hills Library, with optional visit to the Library Art Gallery 12:30 -3:00 pm.Members only

September 11, 2017 ---- District IX Annual Meeting at The Edgeworth Club 511 East Drive, Sewickley, PA 15143 Reservations required

Membership Meetings:

February 27, 2018-- 1:00 pm- Organizational meeting at the Shaler North Hills Library

March 27, 2018 ----12:00 Noon, Glenshaw Presbyterian Church, 300 Glenn Ave., Glenshaw, PA 15116. Organizational meeting and preview of coming events

April 24, 2018 ------12:00 noon, Glenshaw Presbyterian Church, 300 Glenn Ave., Glenshaw, PA 15116. Speakers: Christina Bard and Eva Barinas, "Growing Vegetables in a Small Space"

May 22, 2018 -------12:00 noon, Glenshaw Presbyterian Church, 300 Glenn Ave., Glenshaw, PA 15116. A panel of Master Gardeners will speak on "Got Weeds"

June 26, 2018 -------6:00 pm, Home of Peg Ainey 1001 Glenshaw Ave., Glenshaw, PA 15116 "Annual Solstice Supper and Garden Party". Members, whose names begin with A-J, please bring a covered dish to share. Hats and gloves are optional.

 Members Only

July 24, 2018 -----6:00 pm, Shaler North Hills Library, Winners announced for the Great Gardens Contest at 6:30 pm and followed by the Program at 7:00pm "Recycling with Republic Services, Inc." Open to the public.

August 28, 2018 -----6:00 pm Meeting at the Shaler North Hills Library. Program at 7:00 pm Speaker: Doug Oster "Growing an Organic Garden in Black and Gold" Open to the public

September 25, 2018----12:00 noon, Glenshaw Presbyterian Church, 300 Glenn Ave., Glenshaw, PA 15116.  Speaker: Dr. Darla Gerlach "Traditional Gardening of the Wolaita Culture in Ethiopia"

October 23, 2018 -----12:00 noon, Glenshaw Presbyterian Church, 300 Glenn Ave., Glenshaw, PA 15116 Speaker, Gary Baranowski "What's that insect-Harmful or helpful?"

December 4, 2018 ----12:00 noon, Glenshaw Presbyterian Church, 300 Glenn Ave. Glenshaw, PA 15116. "Annual Christmas Party". Members, whose names begin with K-Z, please bring a covered dish of your choosing. Members may bring a wrapped $10.00 gift to exchange.

 

FIELD TRIPS - 2018
**Pre-registration is required for all field trips. Call Leslie at 412-486-1885 and leave a message.


June 05, 2018 ---Tour of Historic Allegheny Cemetery  4734 Butler Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15201. Carpool leaves Glenshaw Presbyterian Church at 10:30am. Tour starts at 11:00 am. There is a $10 cost for the tour.

July 09, 2018 ----Tour of Hartwood Mansion and Gardens 200 Hartwood Acres, Pittsburgh, PA 15238.  Tour starts at 10:00 am. Cost $5.00. Brown bag lunch-weather permitting!!

September 15, 2018 ---Tour of Boyd & Blair Distillery 1101 William Flynn Highway, Glenshaw, PA 15116. Tour is from 11:30 am to 12:30pm.

October 9, 2018 - Hampton Fields Village 4480 Mt. Royal Blvd., Allison Park, PA 15101 for Autumn Wreath Contest at 12:30pm.