2016 PROGRAMMING & EVENT CALENDAR
All meetings begin at 7 PM on the third Tuesday
of each month at the Hilliard Senior Center, unless otherwise noted.
January 19 - Hilliard Community Center
Mike Hogan, Agricultural and Natural Resources Educator and Associate Professor with OSU Extension, Franklin County
"Fruit Production for the Home Gardens in Central Ohio"
February 16 - Hilliard Community Center
Gale E. Martin, Natives in Harmony, Native Plant Nursery
"How to Propagate and Grow Your Own Native Plant Landscape"
March 15 - Hilliard Community Center
Denise R. Ellsworth, Program Director, Honey Bee and Native Pollinator Education Department of Entomology, OSU College of Food, Agriculture, and Environmental Sciences, Wooster
"Gardening for Pollinators"
April 19 - Hilliard Senior Center
"A Garden Affair" 6:30pm - 9:00pm at Hilliard Senior Center
Featured Speaker: Joe Boggs, Asst Professor; Commercial Horticulture Educator; OSU Extension, Hamilton Co.
Gardening Vendors & Exhibitors, Light Refreshments, Door Prizes
Doors open to the public at 6:30pm
May 17 - Plant pick up - no meeting-program
June 21 - Darby Creek Nursery Tour
Meet at Darby Creek Nursery at 6:30 pm for a tour of the Greenhouses and Nursery. Hamburgers, hotdogs, chips and drinks will be provided by Jeff Turnbull the owner. The Nursery is located West of Cosgray on Scioto Darby accross from the soccer fields.
July 19 -
August 16 -
September 20 - Hilliard Community Center
Dr. Mark Miller, PH. D., Outreach Education Manager, Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens
"Mixing Edibles with Ornamentals"
October 18 - Hilliard Community Center
Kathy Smith, Program Director-Forestry, OSU Extension, School of Environment and Natural Resources
November 15 - Hilliard Community Center - Craft Night
December - HAGC Holiday Get-together - location and date to be determined