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March General Meeting

Monday, March 16, 2020
Venue —Banquet Room, Milton Sports Center, 605 Santa Maria Blvd. off Derry Road (rear entrance).

Presentation: Cathy Nesbitt will be speaking on “The Wonder of Worms”!  Worm advocate and founder of Cathy’s Crawly Composters (est. 2002), is an award-winning local environmental innovator. Cathy’s numerous composting research projects have resulted in several tonnes of material being diverted from landfill. Worm composting is a leading edge answer to our organic waste problem and vermicomposting is going to play an ever-increasing role in waste management and soil production.

Cathy’s website: https://www.cathyscomposters.com/

Check out her TEDx talk here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M3cLoAwnaOU

Check March newsletter for all activities. Meeting starts at 7:00 pm.

Flower Show

Show exhibits to be entered between 6:15 and 6:50 pm on the evening of the show. Exhibits to be picked up at the conclusion of the meeting. Exhibitors are limited to ONE entry in each Design class.

DIVISION 1 – Design

Theme: A Gaelic Celebration
Class D1: Green trees a foliage design—OJES p140
Class D2: Raining an underwater design—OJES p155
Class D3: March winds a design of your choice
Class D4: Spuds a design using potato(es)
Class D5: NOVICE a design of your choice

DIVISION 2 – Horticulture

Class H1: Succulents 1 pot
Class H2: Amaryllis 1 bulb in bloom
Class H3: Early bloomers 1 flowering stem from your garden
Class H4: Pelargonium (Geranium) overwintered 1 pot exhibit must not exceed 30”
Class H5: Forced branch in leaf 1 branch the exhibit must not exceed 30″