Coconino Master Gardener Meeting Agenda
Thursday, August 8, 2019 at 6:30pm
Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church—Benson Hall
1601 N. San Francisco, Flagstaff, AZ 86001
6:30-6:35pm Welcome-Sue Madden, President
6:35-6:40pm Introduction of Speakers—Gillie Thomas
6:40-7:45pm Education: Rosemary Logan/Permaculture
(15 minute break with refreshments)
7:45-8:00pm Raffle Prize Drawing – $1 each or 6 for $5 - Must be present to win
8:00-8:25pm Business Meeting
Art-full Summer Garden Tours/July 20—Thank you to Colleen Tucker and Jennifer Quarterman for the beautiful summer garden tour.
Summer Plant Sale/ Thank you to Judy Springer for the Summer Plant Sale in June.
CCC Garden/Lone Tree. Welcomes volunteers to help with the garden. They have an official garden that Master Gardeners may use for volunteer time.
MG Coordinator Happenings—Hattie Braun
§ Bus Stop Garden MG is looking good—irrigation in and plants doing well. Beginning Gardening classes are using this garden as an example for the different techniques used in home gardening.
§ Master Gardener Hotline will begin when staff and volunteers are available. Help Desk Coordinator and other volunteers needed.
Financial Report—Jeff Best, Treasurer will report
Committee Progress Reports:
Continuing Education - Gilli Thomas would welcome suggestions for presenters or subjects that would interest gardeners in Northern AZ.
· September22, 2019—Picnic Potluck/Violas, 12-2pm
· October 10, 2019—Bokhasi Composting/Steve Alston
· November 14, 2019—Pine Needle Composting/Frank Branham
· December 12, 2019—Christmas Party
Volunteer Support—Tim Ellsworth-Bowers will report volunteer hours.
Social Chair – Liz George—Sign-ups for the rest of the year are complete.
Seed Library – Jackie Alston—will report on Master Gardener grant projects, Seed Library and Saturday Garden etc column in the Daily Sun
Blog/Communication – Loni Shapiro—Lexi Leopold is tending the calendar for Loni for the month of August. Send information to Lexi at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fundraising Chair—Sherline Alexander.
8:25-8:30 Gardening Questions?Next meeting: Picnic and New Master Gardener Recognition at Viola’s September 22, 12-2pm/Potluck.