The Green Valley Gardeners

Seminar Schedule for Winter/Spring 2015

Weekly Gardening Seminars are held from mid-September through November and January through mid-April.
The doors open at 9 am for coffee and socializing. Several Pima County Master Gardeners are always on hand to answer questions, identify plants, and offer solutions to your gardening problems. Seminars begin at 9:30 and last approximately 1 hour. All seminars are open to the public and free of charge.
To print a copy of our Winter/Spring Activities Calendar click Winter 2015.

    Date    SpeakerTopic
Jan. 8Les Hayt, Retired owner of Greenbelt Nursery in Green Valley Care of Roses
Jan. 15Mark Sitter, B&B Cactus (see special location at left) Caring for Cactus & Succulents
Jan. 22Glen Wright, Yuma Cooperative Extension Caring for Citrus
Jan. 29BJ Cordova, Tucson Clean & Beautiful Tucson Clean & Beautiful, an overview
Feb. 5Jack Kelly, Retired Pima County Cooperative Extension Proper Pruning
Feb. 12Linda Kennedy, Audubon Research Ranch Director Audubon Research Ranch, an overview
Feb. 19No Seminar - Membership Event Luxury coach trip to the Boyce Thompson Arboretum
Feb. 26Beverly Wilson R L A Landscape Architects, What They Do?
March 5Alex Shipley, Civano Nursery Description of the Plants Being Sold at the GVG Plant Sale
March 12Mark Stonestreet, GVFD Fire Marshall Protecting Your Home From Fires, creating defensible space
March 19No Seminar - Membership Event Historic Canoa Ranch Tour and Lunch
March 26Elizabeth Willot, Butterfly Curator, Tucson Botanical Gardens Buzz, buzz - the roll of bees in the garden
April 2Kendall Kroesen, Urban Program Manager Attracting Wildlife to the Garden
April 9Green Valley Gardeners Board Members & Chairpersons 'State of the Club', Finances, project status, recent accomplishments

Have a topic you would like us to cover? Seen a speaker we should invite? Please contact our Seminar Committee Coordinators: Billee Hoornbeek or Jan Ajemian