Events


Calendar - Events of Interest

Date Event
April, various dates Idaho Botanical Garden presents a variety of adult education classes throughout the month. Class topics include Orchid Basics, Raised Bed Gardening, and What's Eating My Vegetable Garden, along with a Wildflower Walk and workshops on making Hypertufa Troughs and Chip Carved Gourd Bird Houses. For complete class schedule and information and to register for these classes and workshops, visit the IBG adult education web page or call the Garden at 208-343-8649.
May, various dates Idaho Botanical Garden presents a variety of adult education classes throughout the month. Class topics include Glorious Containers, and and Four-Season Beauty, along with a Wildflower Walk and workshops making Fairy Gardens and Concrete Leaves. For complete class schedule and information and to register for these classes and workshops, visit the IBG adult education web page or call the Garden at 208-343-8649.
May 18-20 National Garden Clubs, Inc. 88th Annual Convention in Richmond, VA. Details in Upcoming Events, below.
June 11-13 2017 GCII State Convention, hosted by Southeast District in Idaho Falls, ID. Details in Upcoming Events, below.

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Upcoming Events

Clearwater District 2017 Spring Meeting

The 2017 spring meeting of the Clearwater District, GCII, will be hosted by the Moscow Garden Club in Moscow at the Latah County Events Center (Fairgrounds), on Thursday, March 16, 2017. Registration 8:30-10 AM.

The guest speaker will be Tim Mc Greeevy, CEO, USA Pea and Lentil Council.

For more information, contact: Kathy Szabo, 208-882-5270, or kathylu519@roadrunner.com

Southwest District 2017 Spring Meeting

The 2017 spring meeting of the Southwest District, GCII, will be hosted by the Long Valley Garden Club in Cascade at the Ashley Inn, on Monday, March 27, 2017. Registration at 10 AM.

For more information, contact: Carol Feider 208-347-3178, or sfeider@frontiernet.net

Pacific Region 2017 Annual Convention

"The Best of the Northwest – the Pause that Refreshes" — the 74th annual convention of the Pacific Region, NGC, will be held at the Embassy Suites in Seattle, WA, April 18-20,2017 .

Complete convention information, including registration form, is available on the Pacific Region Garden Clubs web site.

NGC 2017 Annual National Convention

"Virginia is for Gardeners" — the 88th annual convention of National Garden Clubs, Inc., will be held at the Richmond Marriott Downtown in Richmond, VA, May 18-20, 2017.

Complete convention information, including registration form, is available on the NGC 2017 convention web page.

GCII 2017 Annual State Convention

The annual convention of Garden Clubs of Idaho, Inc., will be hosted by the Southeast District in Idaho Falls, June 11-13 2017.

Guest of honor: Peggy Olin, 2017-2019 Pacific Region Director. Featured speaker: Marilynne Manguba from the Nature Conservancy.

Convention activities include tours of the Japanese Gardens and the installation of new GCII officers.

Register by May 15 for early registration fee. For complete registration information, download the registration form (PDF).

For more information, contact: Linda Carter-Beck, convention chairman, at Carterbeckll@gmail.com

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Club Meetings

Garden clubs meet throughout the year and often welcome visitors to their meetings. Refer to individual garden club pages for club meeting schedules and contact information.

Check back frequently for information on upcoming events.


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