submitted by Jane Wiser
Familiar faces and new ones took part in a virtual P4P (Partners for Plants) event on November 10 to learn about GCA’s P4P program and to see all that Piedmont Garden Club and Orinda Garden Club have accomplished these past 6 years. Bonus: no one had to get their feet wet or nails dirty!
Gwen Manfrin poses the following question:
When is the best time to prune: peonies, hibiscus ,hydrangea, and evergreen dogwood? Please respond below or email email@example.com
by Sora O'Doherty (published in the Lamorinda Weekly 10/14/20)
The Orinda city council heard an unusual proposal Oct. 6 under Items for the Good of the City: resident Kate Rittmann is suggesting a plan for artist Jane Kim to install large-scale mural art around the city.
by Louise Diracles, Historian
With the start of a new decade, it is also a perfect time to take a look back at the presidents who have led us so well over the past 33 years! They have each presided over very successful fundraisers, local garden tours, improvements and enhancements to our community.
by Kaija Gibbs
Conservation through Caring -- Get Outside! Click on the image for more.
by Kaija Gibbs
Did you know that the National Pollinator Week is June 22-28th?
by Kaija & Dayna
While we are all stuck at home, we have time to catch up on some of the projects we’ve been putting off. Why not spend some time on Conservation?
Report on 2020 Garden Club of America
National Affairs and Legislative Conference
February 23-26/ Washington D.C.
By Kaija Gibbs
On February 22nd I hopped on a plane and headed to Washington, D.C. I can’t lie. I was feeling a bit nervous and very unqualified to be attending this conference.
Submitted by Jane Wiser
Many of you may know that I am a walker. I used to be a runner but the pounding on the knees and hips placed that in the rearview mirror.