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Perennial Planters
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Youth Program
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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


Wednesday, APRIL 18, 1:00pm
Lake George Senior Center

"Edible Landscapes:  Have your 'scape and eat it too"
Presenter:  Jean Howard, Master Gardener with the Rensselaer Cornell Coop. Extension
      Why grow ornamentals when some plants offer beauty as well as     food?   Learn the latest ideas for creating beautiful and edible     features in yards, borders, patios, and porches.  
Federated Garden Club of NYS
Garden Gate Newsletter

Wednesday, MAY 16, 1-3pm
Cannon Point Manor House
3562 Lake Shore Drive, Diamond Point

"Remarkable Adirondack Women"
Presenter:  Sandra Weber
       Sandra will portray the wild spirit of Adirondack women     with a lively program of dramatic stories and songs.  David     Hodges joins Sandra to play guitar and sing.
Meeting Calendar
Perennial Planters
Open Gardens
Youth Program
Members Only
Contact Us

Wednesday, JUNE 20, 11am - 2 pm
            Garden Tour at Historic  Homer Mansion            Millionaires Row Isle Harbor Rd., Bolton Landing

"Tour of Homeland"
Tour the beautiful lakeside gardens guided by Linda Perry, Landscaper and Owner of Sweet Pea Farms        
Brown bag lunch after the tour at Sweet Pea Perennial Farm 

Wednesday, JULY 18, 11 am - ?
Lavenlair Farms
4437 Deweys Bridge Rd. Whitehall, NY 12887

"Tour of Lavender Fields"
Presenter:  Staff - Tour Guide
Question and answer period after -  shop for lavender products ... Brown bag lunch

Wednesday, AUGUST 16, 11am - 2 pm
Home of Ginette Maslanka, Sumptuous Settings
Bolton Landing 

Annual Salad and Dessert Luncheon 
Sign up to bring salads or desserts at May, June meetings
Directions will be sent prior to the luncheon.

Wednesday, SEPTEMBER 19, meet at 9:30am 
Route 9N, Lake Luzerne, NY

"Tour of Double H Ranch"
Center for support for children with life-threatening illnesses
 Meet at Rite Aid, Lake George, to carpool.  Brown Bag Lunch.
Cost: $10.00 Donation to HH Ranch Wish List

Wednesday, OCTOBER 17, 1:00pm
Lake George Senior Citizen Center​​

"Edible Windowsill Gardens" 
Suzanne Balet Height, owner of Balet Flowers and Designers, will show members how to create a practical decorative year-round windowsill garden with herbs, veggies, and flowers

Wednesday, NOVEMBER 14, 11am 
Lake George Senior Citizen Center​

"Wreath Workshop" 
Members decorate holiday wreaths to donate to libraries, post offices, fire houses, and nursing homes
bring Bag Lunch; regular meeting to follow.​

Wednesday, DECEMBER 5, 11:30 am
Log Jam Restaurant, Lake George

"Annual Holiday  Luncheon" 
 Well-known quartet, "Crazy Cats" will entertain members and  guests with a lively holiday performance
Bring non-perishable item to donate; favorite item for gift swap.

Wednesday, JANUARY 16, 1 pm
Lake George Senior Citizen's Center

"History of Up Yonda Farm" 
Pete Olesheski and Karen will present the story of the history of Up Yonda, the Memorial Garden, and the future Vision for the farm

Wednesday, APRIL 17, 1 pm
Lake George Senior Citizen's Center

​"Improving the Soil in all Locations for Better Results"
Presenter:  Fred Breglia, Landis Arboretum

Wednesday, MARCH 20, 1 pm
 Lake George Senior Citizen's Center

​"Attracting Birds and Other Pollinators" 
Amy Howansky discusses basic habitat needs for pollinators and birds; select plants, learn about plant attributes to attract birds

Wednesday, FEBRUARY 20, 11am - 2 pm
Lake George Senior Citizen's Center

"Annual Potluck  Luncheon" 
Bring a dish to share, your own place settings and utensils.            After lunch, watch  a series of gardening videos presented by gardening expert, author, tv/radio  host Melinda Myers

Wednesday, MAY 15, 1 pm
 Lake George Senior Citizen's Center

​"Heart-Healthy Diets" 
This program focuses on plant-based diets that benefit cardiovascular health.  Question and answer session; recipes provided, with a healthy food item to sample.

Wednesday, JUNE 19 , 1 pm
 Lake George Senior Citizen's Center
(tentative program - decision at Fall planning meeting)
​"Gardening with Arthritis" 
Presenter: Catherine Martini will share ideas how to mitigate arthritis pain and reduce chance of injury while gardening.