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MONTHLY MEETING INFORMATION
Meeting time:   1:00 p.m. unless otherwise noted, 
Meeting Site:    Lake George Senior Citizens Center    
                        22 Schuyler Street, Lake George, NY 
Directions:  Route 9(Canada St.); west on Mohican St., 2nd right onto Helen St., 1st left onto Caldwell St., left onto Schuyler St.
Perennial Planters Schedule

2020 SCHEDULE OF MEETINGS AND PROGRAMS
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Wednesday, January 15, 1:00 pm
Lake George Senior Citizens Center

"Gardening with Arthritis"
Presenter:  Jessica Holmes, Warren Co. Coop. Extension
Hints for minimizing pain while gardening.  Ideas for special tool and garden designs/plans to lead to easier and successful gardening.     __________________________________________________                     

Wednesday, February 19, 11:30am
Lake George Senior Citizen's Center

"Annual Covered Dish Luncheon" 
Bring a dish to share, your own place settings and utensils.  
After lunch, watch a Video, presented by Melinda Myers, gardening expert, author, tv/radio host: "How to Grow Anything Unusual: Pots, Vertical Spaces, Shade Designs"
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Wednesday, March 18, 1:00 pm
 Lake George Senior Citizen's Center

​"The Wild Parsnip and Other Toxic Plants" 
Presenter: Susan Beebe, Saratoga Co. Coop. Extension 
Information about local toxic plants, identification, areas where they are found and the dangers to humans.
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  Wednesday, APRIL 15, 12:00 pm
Lake George Senior Citizens Center 

"The Feeder Canal: Past, Present, Future" 
Presenter: Jeanne Williams, ED, Feeder Canal Alliance  
History of the Feeder Canal - construction and commerce from the 1800s to 1929; plans for future protection    _________________________________________________

Wednesday, May  12:00pm
Lake George Senior Citizen's Center

"Ticks, Mosquitoes, and Black Flies"
Presenter:  Gina Grillo
Organic information about effective insect repellents using essential oils.  Products will be available for viewing and purchase (products are also available at St. Andrews Ace Hardware)
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Wednesday, June 17, 10:30am, 
meet at Hannaford, S. Glens Falls
Road Trip to Arlington, Vt.

Tour of Rogerland & visit to Hildene
Rogerland is a owner-designed English garden featuring topiaries, wild flower beds, putting green, and architectural features.        Lunch will be served.
Hildene was Abraham Lincoln's son Robert's summer home.
Members will car pool.  
Cost:  TBA

Wednesday,  July 15, 11:30- 2:00 pm
 Home of Kim Cavarretta, 28 North Lane, Assembly Point

"Annual Salad and Dessert Luncheon"​
Bring a salad or dessert to share.  Relax with good food and good company on Kim’s beautiful deck. ​
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   Wednesday, August  15, 11:30- 2:00 pm
Home of Theresa Rescorl, 40 Mockingbird Hill, Lake George

"Annual Brown Bag Lunch".
Come join Garden Club friends and relax in Theresa’s beautiful setting nestled in the trees of French Mountain.
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Wednesday, September 16, 12:00 pm
Lake George Senior Citizen's Center

"Think Outside the Vase"
Presenter: Jean Dearstyne, Albany Garden Study Club
Principles of preparation, design, and color. All materials will be provided.   Bring a small box/container to carry fresh flower arrangement home. Demo pieces/leftover flowers raffled off.  
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Wednesday, October 21, 12:00pm
Lake George Senior Citizen's Center

"Birds and Winter" 
Presenter: Lois Steps to Geshiwlm, Wild Birds Unlimited Nature Shop
Steps to  prepare your property for the optimum bird activity during the winter months. Products available for sale.
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Wednesday, November 18, 11:00 am
Lake George Senior Citizen's Center

"Holiday Wreath Workshop"
Members decorate wreaths to donate to  local Libraries, Post Offices, Fire Houses and Nursing Homes.                                   Sign up in advance.  Bring a ​Brown Bag Lunch
Members can order and purchase their own wreath for $9.95
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Wednesday, December 2, 11:45am - 3:00pm
Log Jam Restaurant, Lake George

"Annual Holiday Luncheon" 
Entertainment TBA. ​
  Order from the menu with separate checks.  
  Bring a gently-used item for the Holiday Swap. 
 Bring nonperishable items to give to a local food pantry.
Bring a few dollars to give to a charity of our choice.
Winter/Spring Garden Gate

2021 SCHEDULE OF MEETINGS AND PROGRAMS

Wednesday, January 20, 12:00pm
Lake George Senior Citizen's Center

"Gardening in a Changing Climate"
Presenter:  Martie Teumim, Albany Coop. Ext'n.

Understanding and adapting to changing weather patterns on our precious landscapes and gardens. 
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Wednesday, February 17, 12:00pm
Lake George Senior Citizen's Center 


"Annual Covered Dish Luncheon"
Perennial Planters will present a program TBA
Bring a covered dish to pass. 
Your own place setting and utensils.

Wednesday, March 17, 12:00pm

"SUNY Adirondack Gourmet Culinary Luncheon at “Seasoned”  "

Enjoy a Gourmet luncheon prepared and served by SUNY Culinary students​
Reservations necessary.
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Wednesday, April 21, 12:00pm
Lake George Senior Citizen's Center 


"Awakening the Garden in Spring"
Presenter: Martie Teumim, Albany Coop. Ext'n.  
Power Point Presentation includes all aspects of preparing and planting your spring garden.