Originally created 02/12/99

Garden calendar



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 Katie Throne.

Gardening events

SOUTHEASTERN FLOWER SHOW: Entries for the annual juried event in Atlanta will be accepted Wednesday through Sunday, Feb. 21; the Clemson Extension Service and CSRA Master Gardeners are sponsoring a bus to the show on Friday, Feb. 19. The price is $30 and includes transportation and admission to the show; 649-6297 for more information.

COOKBOOK AVAILABLE:Gardeners in the Kitchen, 575 recipes from 27 garden clubs, presented by the Augusta Council of Garden Clubs; available at Green Thumb Central Avenue and Green Thumb West; $15; proceeds go toward helping the council find a new home; call Vivian White, cookbook chairman, at (706) 733-8252.

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 N. Hill St.; free; call (706) 595-6122 or 595-6055.

THOMSON ROSE SOCIETY: 7:30 p.m. first Mondays, Thomson Carpet and Decorative Center, 133 W. Hill St.; 595-6122 or 595-6055.

AUGUSTA ROSE SOCIETY: 7:30 p.m. third Tuesdays, Sister Mary Louise Conference Room at St. Joseph Hospital, 2260 Wrightsboro Road.

ORCHID SOCIETY: Aiken-Augusta Orchid Society; call Barbara Botts, 863-0212, for information.

MORNING JOY DAY LILY CLUB: Call Harry Adams, 738-0244.

SACRED HEART CULTURAL CENTER GARDEN AND FLOWER SHOW: Friday, March 26-Sunday, March 28, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; deadline for notifying Sacred Heart for categories participation is March 17; 826-4700.