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 Sweet Scents Garden Club

2022 Sweet Scents Garden Club

Meeting Schedule: 3rd Thursday of each month (unless otherwise directed, see calendar below)

Time: 4:30pm

Season: March – December

Meeting Locations: Casto House – Northfield Museum, Birch Grove Park Northfield, NJ 08225

(meetings held at Casto House unless otherwise directed, see calendar below) Feel free to stop in at our meeting, all are welcome.

 

 

Guest Speakers & Workshops are held at Bayview Garden Nursery 2711 Zion Rd Northfield, NJ 008225 (unless otherwise directed, see calendar below)

 

About Our Members

Our Garden Club is currently 20 members strong

Joni Cummings, Founder & President

609-641-0648 Ext.10

joni@bayviewnurseries.com

 

Garden Club Background

The Sweet Scents Garden Club was founded and named in April 2012

Motto: “Forever Our Gardens Bloom”

Dues: $35 collected yearly

Garden Club Goals:

  • To stimulate, encourage and support the love of gardening
  • To teach and foster appreciation for all aspects of horticulture and gardening
  • To promote community service for the continued beautification of  local communities and parks
  • Continued beautification at Birch Grove and Veterans Park
  • Continued restoration of the Casto House Gardens, Birch Grove Park
  • Continued care of the Children’s Memorial, Birch Grove Park

2022 SWEET SENTS GARDEN CLUB ~ 10th Anniversary

 JANUARY

No Meeting

FEBRUARY

No Meeting

MARCH

Saturday, March 12, 2022 – Plant a Flower Day

Monday, March 14, 2022 – Bayview Opens

Thursday, March 17, 2022 – St. Patrick’s Day

Sunday, March 20, 2022 – Vernal Spring Equinox

Thursday, March 24, 2022 – Garden Club Meeting – Roy Clark – 4:30pm at Casto House

APRIL

Thursday, April 14, 2022 – National Gardening Day

Thursday, April 14, 2022 – Spring Container Gardening Workshop – 4:30pm at Bayview $25 (Must Register, call Joni 609-641-0648 Ext. 10 )

Sunday, April 17, 2022 – Easter

Thursday, April 21, 2022 – Garden Club Meeting – 4:30pm at Casto House

Friday, April 22, 2022 – Earth Day

Friday, April 29, 2022 – Arbor Day

MAY

Sunday, May 8, 2022 – Mother’s Day

Thursday, May 12, 2022 – Summer Hanging Basket Gardening Workshop – 4:30pm at Bayview $35 (Must Register, call Joni 609-641-0648 Ext. 10 )

Thursday, May 19, 2022 – Garden Club Meeting – 4:30pm at Casto House

Thursday, May 26, 2022 – Garden Club Prepare Containers for Vet Park 4:30pm at Bayview

Friday, May 27, 2022 – Garden Club Deliver Containers to Vet Park

Monday, May 30, 2022 – Memorial Day

JUNE

Thursday, June 9, 2022, Garden Club Meeting; Guest Speakers Vic & Magda Hunt Good Spirit Soap 4:30pm at Bayview Garden Center

Saturday, June 11 – 19, 2022 – The Philadelphia Flower Show

Thursday, June 16, 2022 – Garden Club Project, Landscape Children’s Memorial at Birch Grove, 4:30pm (bring garden gloves & garden tools)

Sunday, June 19, 2022 – Father’s Day

Tuesday, June 21, 2022 – Summer Solstice

Thursday, June 23, 2022, Garden Center Meeting – 4:00pm Greenhouse

Saturday, June 25, 2022 – Green Thumb Garden Club – Garden Tour, 10am – 3pm Call Carol Bennett 609-204-4107, for more information

JULY

Monday, July 4, 2022 – Independence Day

Thursday, July 21, 2022 – Garden Club Meeting – 4:30pm at Casto House

Thursday, July 28, 2022, Garden Center Meeting – 4:00pm Greenhouse

AUGUST

Tuesday, August 2, 2022, Northfield National Night Out

Thursday, August 18, 2022, Garden Club Meeting – 4:30pm at Casto House

Thursday, August 25, 2022, Garden Center Meeting – 4:00pm Greenhouse

SEPTEMBER

Sunday, September 11, 2022 – Grandparent’s Day

Thursday, September 15, 2022 – Garden Club Meeting – 4:30pm at Casto House

Thursday, September 22, 2022 – Autumnal Equinox

Thursday, September 22, 2022, Garden Center Meeting – 4:00pm Greenhouse

OCTOBER

Thursday, October 6, 2022 – Fall Container Gardening Workshop – 4:30pm at Bayview (More information to follow)

Thursday, October 20, 2022 – Garden Club Meeting – 4:30pm at Casto House

October Birch Grove Truck or Treat

Thursday, October 27, 2022, Garden Center Meeting – 4:00pm Greenhouse

Monday, October 31, 2022 – Halloween

NOVEMBER

Friday, November 11, 2022 -Veterans’ Day

Thursday, November 17, 2022 – Garden Club Meeting – 4:30pm at Casto House

Thursday, November 24, 2022 – Thanksgiving Day

Friday, November 25, 2022 – Black Friday

DECEMBER

Thursday, December 8, 2022 – Winter Container Greening Workshop – 4:30pm at Bayview (More information follow)

Thursday, December 15, 2022 – Garden Club Meeting – 4:30pm at Casto House

Sunday, December 18 thru 26 – Hanukkah

Wednesday, December 21, 2022 – Winter Solstice

Thursday, December 22, 2022, Garden Center Meeting – 4:00pm Greenhouse

Saturday, December 24, 2021 – Christmas Eve

Sunday, December 25, 2021 – Christmas

 

Here’s what we did in 2021 

December 8, 2021

Winter Container Greening Workshop
4:30 – 6:00 PM
Create your own festive winter container for your porch or outside entrance area using fresh cut evergreens, cones, berries and bows.

$35 per container

December 4, 2021

Winter Greens Containers for the Veteran’s Park

November 30, 2021

Wreaths & Swags for the Historical Society & City Hall

November 18, 2021

Thanksgiving Centerpieces for Meadowview Nursing Homes

October 14, 2021

Plant Fall Flowers and Plants at Birch Grove Park

October 7, 2021

Guest Speaker: Al Murray Executive Director of NJ Agricultural Society

September 30, 2021

Birch Grove Children’s Memorial Garden – Plant Flowers

Libraries & Veterans Parks – Container Gardens

August 19, 2021

Birch Grove Children’s Memorial Garden – Weeding & Mulching

July 22, 2021

Guest Speaker; Joe Alvarez – Atlantic County Master Gardener

About Atlantic County Masters Gardeners Program

2021 Philadelphia Flower Show Set Up

June 24, 2021

Northfield & Linwood Libraries and Northfield Veteran’s Park – Container Gardening

June 10, 2021

Birch Grove Children’s Memorial Garden                                                           

Plant Flowers, Weed, Mulch

May 20, 2021

We’re back!  2021 Planning Meeting