Annual Plant Sale - Save the Date for 2018

In 2018, the club plans to hold the sale Friday, April 20 and Saturday, April 21.

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Dec
11
Mon
2017
Member Holiday Gathering @ V.S.O.P
Dec 11 @ 7:00 pm

Join the festivities of the annual member appreciation Holiday Gathering. This year we’re heading out of the clubhouse and over to the V.S.O.P. Taproom. The proprietor, Will, will lead the evening’s presentation. Norcross’ own Nona Johnson of Sizzling Peach Catering will delight our tastebuds with tasty treats.

Please note: to defer the cost of catered food, we’re asking for $20/plate.

If you’d like to join the fun and festivities, please RSVP to Leanne.

Jan
13
Sat
2018
Lunch and Learn with Rabia Vaughns – “Your Inner Garden” @ Norcross Garden Club
Jan 13 @ 11:30 am

Our hostesses Trudy and Jane will be serving up some delicious soup around 11:30 with the program to commence at 12. Please RSVP to Trudy for this event.

Rabia Vaughns is a physician assistant who specializes in functional medicine, a unique approach to chronic illness.  In functional medicine providers ask how and why illness occurs and restore health by addressing the root causes of disease for each individual.  This is in contrast to the conventional approach to chronic disease: a pill for every ill.
Rabia was a member of the 2017 Gwinnett master gardener training class and during her training she noticed the incredible correlations between how master gardeners approach problems in plants and how functional medicine providers approach illness in patients.

Rabia will share her insights on how applying the master gardeners approach for prevention and treatment of plant problems to your body can lead the way to a healthy and flourishing inner garden! 

Melissa Claire Nelson – Massage Therapist, will reworking out the kinks but only if we have a seat in her massage chair.

Jan
23
Tue
2018
Business Meeting @ Norcross Garden Club Clubhouse
Jan 23 @ 7:00 pm

Members and board welcome to attend business meeting.

Agenda available prior to meeting. For more information, please contact Leanne.

Feb
12
Mon
2018
Wildflowers of Georgia with Carol Hight @ Norcross Garden Club
Feb 12 @ 7:00 pm

Carol Hight is a contributing author of numerous articles found in Times-Georgian and The Dallas New Era. Carol will take us to the wild side of wildflowers of Georgia. Carol currently serves the West Ga. Chapter of The Ga. Native Plant Society as their Director of Membership.

Visit the West Georgia chapter of The Georgia Native Plant Society for more information about this wild topic.

For this evening meeting, a light refreshment will be offered.

Feb
24
Sat
2018
Field Trip – Atlanta Botanical Gardens Flower Show
Feb 24 @ 9:30 am

Please join the Norcross Garden Club for an excursion to the beautiful grounds of the Atlanta Botanical Gardens. This field trip is planned to coincide with the annual Flower Show. This year’s theme is Ingénue: A Toast to Georgia’s Film Industry.

Exact details forthcoming.

Feb
27
Tue
2018
Business Meeting @ Norcross Garden Club Clubhouse
Feb 27 @ 7:00 pm

Business meeting for members and board.

The agenda is shared prior to the meeting. Contact Leanne for more information.

Mar
1
Thu
2018
Field Trip – Georgia State Capitol
Mar 1 @ 10:00 am

Join us on this field trip to support the Garden Club of Georgia Capitol Conservation Day at the Georgia State Capitol.

Details to follow.

Mar
12
Mon
2018
Lunch and Learn – “A Good Day in My Garden” – Jack Driskell @ Norcross Garden Club
Mar 12 @ 11:30 am
Camellia bud

It’s that time of the year again so let’s learn about perennials in our garden. Jack Driskell on behalf of the Georgia Perennial Plant Association will discuss the delights and pleasures we can find in our gardens every single day.

This Lunch and Learn will commence at 11:30 with a light snack followed by Jack’s presentation at noon.

Mar
27
Tue
2018
Business Meeting – Tentative @ Norcross Garden Club Clubhouse
Mar 27 @ 7:00 pm

Business meeting for members and board.

The agenda is shared prior to the meeting. Contact Leanne for more information.

Apr
9
Mon
2018
Plant Sale Prep – Pass me a Plant Please @ Norcross Garden Club
Apr 9 @ 7:00 pm
Sandy, Leanne, and Cathy preparing plants – 2017

There is no better way to clear the garden for new growth than separating and thinning. A major source of funding for the garden club’s annual plant sale is through donations of pass-along plants.

Bring in your plants and enjoy a meal too. Nona, Norcross’ premier caterer of Sizzlin’ Peach and Season 8 Hell’s Kitchen winner, will be providing nothing but deliciousness for only $8.