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our monthly meetings 2018-2019

 

NWNARGS meets ten times a year in Seattle or Bellevue. Meetings feature illustrated presentations by local, national and international experts; plant cultivation tips and demonstrations; and information about Pacific Northwest growing conditions and plant resources. Meetings are usually held the second Thursday of each month (with exceptions, see below). Refreshments and social time start at 7:00 pm, business meeting and program at 7:30 pm. See maps below for exact locations. Our meetings are free and open to the public and non-members and guests are welcome! Please check our news page as dates approach for more in-depth information about upcoming meetings and events.



 

November and January meetings (no meeting in December) are at:

UW Northwest Horticultural Society Hall
(formerly Center for Urban Horticulture)
3501 NE 41st Street
Seattle, WA 98195

February through July, September and October (no meeting in August) are at:


Bellevue Botanical Garden
12001 Main Street
Bellevue, WA 98005

2019 Programs & Events

2019

January 10. UW Northwest Horticultural Society Hall: Members' Short Programs - Bring your CDs and Photos!

February 14. CANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER Bellevue Botanical Garden: Linda Cochran, "Developing a New Garden in Port Ludlow"

March 14. Bellevue Botanical Garden: Jay Akerley, Alpine Garden Club of BC, "BC Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island Natives from Rainy Sea Level to Above Treeline and Local Gardens" 

April 11. Bellevue Botanical Garden: Ger van den Beuken, "Compilation and Description of the Best Alpines of My Life"

April 13. Bellevue Botanical Garden: Spring Plant Sale (open to the public)

May 9. Bellevue Botanical Garden: Norm Jacobs, Arbutus Garden Arts Nursery, "Developing a Sunny New Garden on Seven Acres Surrounded by a Creek"

June 13. Bellevue Botanical Garden: Thomas Johnson and Kirk Hansen, Sebright Gardens, "Hostas"

 

July 11. RESCHEDULED FROM FEBRUARY Bellevue Botanical Garden: Linda Cochran, "Developing a New Garden in Port Ludlow"

August 17. Annual Summer Picnic, hosted by Sandy and Ted Milam (Evergreen Arboretum, Everett).

September 12. Bellevue Botanical Garden: Mary Ellen Asmundson, NWNARGS Chapter Member, "Alpine Plants at Sea Level in Newfoundland"

October 10. Bellevue Botanical Garden: Bryon Jones, Horticulturalist at Point Defiance Zoo, "Connecting Animals, Plants, and People" + Members-only Fall Plant Sale

November 14. Annual Members' Banquet, CUH - Guest Speaker Joe Abken, Executive Director Kruckeberg Botanic Garden (chapter members and guests only)

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pictures from some of our past meetings
Seed for Sale!
One of our members perusing some of Ron Ratko's seeds for sale. A percentage of the profits go to our chapter. Photo by Lynn Schueler
Garden Book Sale
Thanks to our generous donors, we have an extensive collection of garden-related books for sale. Photo by Lynn Schueler
Our Monthly Meeting At BBG
Photo by Lynn Schueler
Refreshments Table
At our monthly meeting. Photo by Lynn Schueler
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