Meeting Minutes for March 21, 2007
Diann K. called our meeting to order at the Redeemer United Methodist Church at 10:47 a.m.
Members Present: 39 members and 2 guests
Pledge of Allegiance:
Hostesses for the Day: Thanks to Maxine H., Sharon M. and Gwen W.; the teapot table arrangements were lovely.
Hospitality: Guests were Debbie A. and Sue C.
Minutes: Minutes were disbursed by e-mail and approved by the members.
Motion: Motion was made and seconded to impose a $1.00 fine on the owner of any cell phone which rings during a meeting; motion carried.
Treasurerís Report: On behalf of Alice M., Ann W. reported our bank balance is $3,453.61.
Sunshine Committee: No reports.
Ways & Means: Seeds and lots of items donated by Betty M.ís family are available for sale.
New Business: Linda M. reported that the May meeting program will be a trip to the Bloedel Reserve for a Plant Identification Tour.
Design of the Day: Carol M. brought an arrangement of daffodils, tulips and muscari; try a penny in the vase to make tulips stand upright longer.
Show & Tell: Elaine J. brought three different camellias; Helen B. had done some wonderful window painting on the glass doors of the church; Reji D. brought a bug for identification.
Door Prizes: Alice M., Nancy M., and a plate from Betty M.ís family.
April Meeting: 4/18/07 Containers with the award-winning Potting Sisters. Container gardening is limited only by your imagination.
The meeting adjourned at 11:49 a.m.
Annika M. on behalf of Ann I., Secretary
Fay Linger, Kitsap County Master Gardener,Native Plants in Your Landscape
Helen B. and her window painting
Carol M. and the Design of the Day
Books on display at our meeting.....
Gardening with Native Plants of the Pacific Northwest by Arthur R. Kruckeberg
Grow Your Own Native Landscape by Michael Leigh (Purchase the book)
Plants of the Pacific Northwest Coast by Jim Pojar
Wildflowers of the Pacific Northwest by Mark Turner and Phyllis Gustafson
Woodbrook Nursery in Gig Harbor (Specialty is Native Plants)
Bainbridge Gardens 9415 Miller Rd. NE Bainbridge Island, WA 98110 Tel: (206) 842-5888
Handouts from Fay Linger, Kitsap County Master Gardener
NATIVE PLANTS RESOURCES
NATIVE PLANTS IN YOUR LANDSCAPE
And then there were some potters........ Don't you wish you were there??? March 26th and not a drop of rain! To get a smile, we did not say "cheese", we said "ROOT BOUND"!!!!!
c2007 Kingston Garden Club