The Garden Calendar is a weekly listing of gardening shows, seminars and other activities.
Send information on your gardening event to: Gardening Calendar, The Augusta Chronicle, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, GA 30903-1928. Or send a fax to 722-7403. Mark your release to the attention of Kevin Bonsor.
February eventsAUGUSTA ROSE SOCIETY: 7:30 p.m. third Tuesdays, Sister Mary Louise Conference Room at St. Joseph Hospital, 2260 Wrightsboro Road; free; call 737-9960.
THOMSON ROSE SOCIETY: 7:30 p.m. fourth Mondays, Thomson-McDuffie County Public Library, Main Street; 595-6122 or 595-6055.
FREE PINEAPPLE PLANTS: 12- to 18-month-old pineapple plants offered in exchange for donation to juvenile division of the Arthritis Foundation; call La Rue Mangelly, 798-1831.
Aiken-Augusta Orchid Society; call Barbara Botts, 863-0212, for information.
MORNING JOY DAY LILY CLUB:
Call Harry Adams, 738-0244.
MASTER GARDNER QUARTERLY MEETING: 7 p.m. Monday Savannah Rapids Pavilion.
1998 HOME AND GARDEN SHOW:
Presented by the Builders Association of Metro Augusta. Friday, Feb. 20, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Saturday, Feb. 21, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; and Sunday, Feb. 22, from noon to 5 p.m. The Augusta Richmond County Advance tickets are $4 at Georgia Bank and Trust Company or NationsBank. Admission is $5 at the door, children 12 and under are free. Three day tickets available for $10. Call 860-2371. March events
AFRICAN VIOLET CLUB:
7 p.m. second Tuesdays, Stephanie's Dance Studio, Evans to Locks Road at Belair Road, next to Food Lion. Call Sharon Miles, 592-4274, or Lynn Andrews-Woodward, 860-8289.
THOMSON IRIS AND DAY LILY SOCIETY:
7:30 p.m. second Thursdays, Thomson Carpet and Decorating Center, 133 W. Hill St.; free; call (706) 595-6122 or 595-6055.