Herb Society and Local Gardening Events

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Herb Society Events

Our regular monthly meetings begin at 2:30 p.m. with a half hour for refreshments and socializing, followed by announcements, business, and the program. Please check meeting location and date in the newsletter carefully each month.

April 9, Plant Exchange, Ag Services Building

May 7, Culinary Demonstration featuring the herb of the year for 2017, Speaker: Neal O'Briant, Location: Mary Brown's home (see details in May newsletter when available)

June 11, Field Trip: 14th Annual Lavender Harvest Celebrations at Sunshine Lavender Farms, Hurdle N.C.

July 9, Making Herbal Wines and Vinegars, (Bring bottles and herbs. Vinegar and wines provided.) Ag Services Building

August 13, Garden Party Potluck, featuring a talk on native plants by a speaker from Cure Nursery, Ag Services Building

September 10, Field Trip: Saxapahaw General Store for lunch then tour Starlight Mead Winery in Pittsboro in afternoon

October 7, Heritage Day, Historic Oakview County Park (10 a.m. to 4 p.m.)

November 12, Garden Ability for All ‘Stages of Life,’ Speaker: Master Gardener Rieppa Hendrick, Ag Services Building

December 10, Holiday Potluck and Dirty Santa Exchange, Ag Services Building


Updated March 22, 2017