Meetings 2021 – 2022

PROGRAM SCHEDULE 2019-20

COVID Vaccine Passports will be necessary for in-person events.

 

MISE EN PLACE

10:00 am Tuesday June 15, 2021

Walk through and discussion in preparation for August Floral Display.

Park McCullough House

N. Bennington, VT

 

TURKEY HILL FARM

10:00 am Tuesday July 20, 2021

Addition to the Archives of American Gardens at the Smithsonian Institution.  Photo presentation.

Guests are welcome (contact us if you are interested) – Limited seating

Equinox Village

Manchester, VT

 

BOUQUETS, BOUQUETS

11:00 am to 4:00 pm Sunday August 8, 2021

Floral Displays inside the Mansion

Open to the Public

Park McCullough House

N. Bennington, VT 

 

HAYWARD GARDENS

8:45 AM Tuesday September 7, 2021.  Rain date is September 8

Gather and carpool from 2 locations TBD in Bennington and Manchester

Private Garden Tour with Mary and Gordon

 Guests of members are welcome – limited capacity

BYO Picnic

Westminster West, VT

 

FAIRY TALES; THE BIG BAD WOLF; AND THE FOREST IN OUR BACKYARD

11:00 am Tuesday October 19, 2021

Speaker: Cory Creagan, Bennington County Forester

Buffet lunch followed by guided forest walk.  

Guests of members are welcome.  Advanced reservations required.

West Mountain Inn

Arlington, VT

 

HOLIDAY FLORAL ARRANGEMENT WORKSHOP

10:00 am Tuesday November 16, 2021

Demonstrator: Valerie Cleary, Floral Designer

Bring a container and clippers.  Greens provided.

Hildene

Manchester, VT

 

HOLIDAY LUNCHEON

11:00 Tuesday December 7, 2021

Meeting and Luncheon

Guests of members are welcome

Mount Anthony Country Club

Bennington, VT

 

GCA ANNUAL MEETING REVIEW AND SOCIAL

2:00 pm Sunday January 16, 2022

Video presentation including the Flower Show

Gusts of members are welcome

Hill Farm Inn

Sunderland, VT

 

THE HORT HOUR IN 45 MINUTES

10:00 Tuesday March 15, 2022

Speaker:  Megan Schwarzkopf, Horticulture Chair

Zoom Meeting

 

BUILDING GREEN IN VERMONT

10:00 Tuesday April 19, 2022

Speaker:  Alan Benoit, Architect

The Home of a BGC Member

Manchester, VT

 

BGC ANNUAL MEETING

10:00 Tuesday May 21, 2022

Private meeting, no guests please

Park- McCullough Barn

N. Bennington, VT