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    • 14 Sep 2023
    • 11 Apr 2024
    • 8 sessions

    • 18 Jan 2024
    • First Parish Church

    “Sustainability & Climate Action Planning in Weston”  by Julie Gagen

                                 Learn about Weston s Climate Action Plan and the wide variety of sustainability initiatives taking place across town. From energy projects and the electrification of our fleet, to composting in schools, Let’s learn about the steps we can take at home to address climate change.

    Location:             First Parish Church

    Hostess:               Claudia Krimsky

    Co-hostesses:      Audrey Bosse          Yuko Kojima               Kitty Smith

                Heather Mahoney       Trish Scozzafava

    • 15 Feb 2024
    • First Parish Church

    “Propagation” by Gretel Anspach

                                 Time to prepare for Spring! This presentation provides an overview of the methods of sexual and asexual plant propagation.  It includes a discussion of seed collection, plant breeding and nomenclature as well as a description of several methods of asexual propagation, such as division, cuttings, layering, grafting, and cell culture.

    Thrall Bowl Competition – Entries should be in place by 8:40 AM

    Location:             First Parish Church

    Hostess:               Lisa Howe

    Co-hostesses        Michelle Deng            Aruna Joglekar                                                                            Sara Ko                  

                                 Cherytll-Anne Lane    Annette Somers

    • 21 Mar 2024
    • First Parish Church

    “Sustainable Floristry” by Stacey Lee

                                 Stacey’s presentation will focus on flowers and foliage from local and American farms, the mechanics and armatures used to create large designs, and how to use them together with new and innovative sustainable industry products.  A live demonstrations follows the lecture.

    Location:             First Parish Church

    Hostess:               Beverly Dillaway

    Co-hostesses:      Pam Fox                     Elizabeth Soares     Asiif Razvi

                                 Pam Riffin                  Susanne McInnerney 

    • 02 Apr 2024
    • 10:00 AM

    Design Workshop/ Demonstration: “Simplified Ikebana style

                                 arrangement- showing Less is more”  by JeanZhou

    10:00 AM             Using no more than two kinds of fresh plant materials, prepare for the May Sweet Tray Competition “Spring Elegance”.

    Location              Weston Public Library Community Room

    • 11 Apr 2024
    • 6:45 PM
    • First Parish Church

     6:45 PM, Presentation at 7 PM

    Nibbling on Native Plants in Your Backyard and Beyond”  by Russ Cohen

    There s an increasing interest among gardeners and home owners to use more native species in their landscaping. The fact that many of these native species are edible provides an additional incentive for people to plant them in their yards and landscapes.  Come learn what Russ knows and has done with edible native plants.

    Location:             First Parish Church

    Program Liaison Robin Reisman

    Hostess:               Jean Zhou

    Co-hostesses:      Ellen Touart-Grob      Linda Gillooly                                 Karen Morris        Marsha Tucker        Antonella Walker      Victoria Huber      Jessica Pohl

    • 02 May 2024
    • 11:00 AM
    • Weston Golf Club

    Annual Meeting – 11:00 AM

    Program:             “Gardening to Support Nature”,  by Dave Epstein

                                 In a world that is increasingly climatologically unpredictable, meteorologist and horticulturalist Dave Epstein will explain how important it is to use native plants and strategies to help mitigate a changing climate. By making small changes on how we use compost, when we clean our gardens and how we water, gardeners can become an integral part of the fight against climate change.

    Sweet Tray Competition – Entries in place by 9:15 AM

    Thrall Bowl Competition – Entries in place by 9:30 AM

    Location:             Weston Golf Club

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