Springfield Garden and Hobby Club Convention 03 Jun 13
When: Back to Calendar » June 11, 2013 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am
Categories: Community Events

The Springfield Garden and Hobby Club and the Springfield Garden and Study Club are hosting The 58th Annual Convention of the Minnesota State Horticultural Society Fourth District “Prairie Gardeners” to be held on Tuesday, June 11 from 8am-3pm at the Springfield Community Center, 33 South Cass Ave, Springfield.

The convention will feature a flower show and flower show entries are to be brought in from 7:30-9am – enter at the NE doors. Participation in the flower show is open to the public and is free. Judging of the entries is at 9am.

Registration and coffee from 8-9am. The meeting will begin at 9am, with a welcome from Springfield’s Mayor, Mark Brown. The program will feature three speakers: Jan Dittbenner, Master Gardener, will speak on Companion Gardening; Lucy Hunt from St. Paul will speak on Gypsy Moths and Lynn Hacker from Hacker’s Nursery and Greenhouse will speak on Therapeutic Horticulture Healing Garden.

A noon luncheon will be served and throughout the meeting, there will be drawings for many door prizes to guest attendees.