WHEN: 9 am to 11:45 am (come early to help with set up)
WHERE: Shenandoah Municipal Complex, 29955 I-45, Shenandoah, TX 77381
Meetings continue to be members only RSVP to Kathy required; no guests. Do NOT enter at the main building. Go LEFT around the building and follow The Woodlands Garden Club signs for parking and easy access to our meeting room. Temperature check before entering; mandatory face covering; social distancing; hand sanitizer provided. If you don’t feel well, please stay home.
It’s time to prepare for the next Garden Club year 2021-22. Sabrina will be collecting $50 membership dues, and $20 for the Installation of Officers luncheon at Grotto on Wednesday, May 12th. Bring your checkbook or cash.
Horticulture: Becky will present the plant study and Viviane is setting up a virtual Horticulture Table. Please email a picture of a special plant in your garden to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Connor Murnane, a forester with the Texas A&M Forest Service at the Conroe District Office will speak about the history, purpose, and future of the W.G. Jones State Forest. Located in our backyard on FM 1488, W.G. Jones State Forest is one of the nation’s largest managed urban forests. It is home to the endangered Red-cockaded Woodpecker.
As usual, Mary will be collecting non-perishable food for Interfaith; blankets and food for the pet shelter; and toiletries for the women’s shelter. Pick up extra hand lotion, shampoo, soap, toothbrush and toothpaste, etc when you shop. We will have delightful prizes in our drawing, and delicious food. If you are planning to bring a dish, please let Kathy know in advance.
We are working on a couple of field trips and will give you details at the meeting.
Hospice Floral Group: Wednesday, April 21st at 9:30 at Sharon’s home (new date!).
Several committee chairs need helpers for the upcoming club year. Many hands make light work: volunteering is fun and rewarding, and it’s exciting to be working with people that share your passions.
We look forward to seeing you Tuesday and hearing about your garden projects.