September 25, 2015
AM program: Recognition of 25+ year members.
Meet our SSC scholarship recipient, Sione Finau
PM program: "Attracting Hummingbirds & Butterflies"
Cindy Stuart of Roost at Roddy Creek Farm
October 23, 2015
AM: Decorating pumpkins for Halloween
PM: "Mushrooms" - John Goldman of the Puget Sound
Mycological Society will discuss the science of mushrooms,
plus talk about hunting, photographing, cooking, and eating
November 20, 2015
AM: Julie G. will tell us about creating delightful Fairy Gardens
and other miniatures
PM: Seattle University's Senior Gardener David Clausen will
share stories and tips.
December 18, 2015
AM: Members will share memories and treasures from Frederick
& Nelson. Also, our annual holiday bazaar and bake sale.
PM: Special holiday lunch, followed by a "Tribute to Frederick &
Nelson" fashion show provided by Seattle Children's Hospital.
January 22, 2016
AM: "Cacti in Idaho" by Jim Fuller, Master Gardener and CEO of
PM: "The Ethel Dupar Fragrant Garden"
Designed for the blind and focused on plants that are
intensely fragrant or wonderfully soft. Presented by Master
Gardener Helen Weber.
February 26, 2016
AM: Gale K. will talk about Edible Weeds and where to find them.
PM: "Flower Arranging"
Our favorite designer, Jean Boyd, will create Irish-inspired
arrangements for St. Patrick's Day.
March 25, 2016
AM: "Decorating a Shoe" by Linda W. Come and find out!
PM: “Travels to India"
Bob Lilly will take us on a tour of India with a visit to open air
markets, the Flower Show in Calcutta, a seed farm in the
Punjab, and more.
April 22, 2016
AM: "Bring a Quilt and a Story" - Sharon B. will start us off; all are
invited to share.
PM: "Edible Gardens"
Long-time gardener Iris McNeer will tell of her experience
growing vegetables all year round.
May 27, 2016
AM: Installation of new officers and honoring our past presidents
PM: "Dunn Gardens" by Beth Weir
The graceful Dunn Gardens in Northwest Seattle were
designed by the Olmstead brothers in 1915. (We plan to visit
the gardens another day.)
Meetings are held at Daystar Retirement Village, 2615 SW Barton St., Building #2.