WAGC Monthly Meetings are the second Wednesday of each month,
September through June.
Meetings and programs are open to the public.
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ANNOUNCING
OUR 2017-2018 PROGRAMS!

 

EVEINGS MEETINGS
September ~ November

We meet in the Monroe Room of the Wyckoff Public Library.
200 Woodland Ave., Wyckoff
Refreshments at 7:00 pm ~ Meeting and Program begins at 7:30 pm
unless otherwise noted.

 

MORNING MEETINGS
January ~ March

We meet at the Wyckoff Public Library
Refreshments at 9:30 am ~ Meeting and Program begins at 10:00 am
unless otherwise noted.

 

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Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Program: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly:
Adventures and Misadventures in Our Gardens

We get back together and compare notes on things that worked and things that disappointed.
Please bring a sample or a photo. If you have plants you divided, and want to
share with others, please bring them as well!

The Club will also congratulate Mark Hoopes, recipient of the
2017 Sally Ditton Memorial Scholarship.
Mark will receive a Masters of Landscape Architecture from Rutgers University in 2018.
He will speak about his work at Rutgers and his future plans, 

Refreshments: 7:00 pm   |   Meeting: 7:30 pm  | Monroe Room, Wyckoff Library

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Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Program: The Layered Garden
Speaker: David Culp

This is a Members Only event for Allendale, Oakland, Ho-Ho-Kus, Ramsey, Saddle River and  Wyckoff Area Garden Clubs. Seating is limited. Individual clubs will accept reservations until October 10, 2017.

What is a layered garden? It’s a garden that offers four seasons of beauty from a single patch of ground. David Culp will show you the plants, tips, and techniques that he uses in his own garden to create
dazzling combinations that you can emulate or adapt.

From “The Layered Garden” by David L. Culp with Adam Levine

 

  • * * This is a Tuesday meeting beginning at 6:30 pm. * * * 
6:30 pm Refreshments   |   7:30 pm Program   |   Shotmeyer Room, Wyckoff Library
Wyckoff Public Library, 200 Woodland Ave., Wyckoff

 

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Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Program: Grow Succulents All Year Indoors
Speaker: Sharon Ma

This is a hands-on workshop from WAGC member Sharon Ma.
Succulent planters are a big hit now. Everywhere you go, you will see them on display.
They are easy to care for and you won’t need to worry about watering them when you go on vacation! Please bring a few different mini succulents of your choice to create your own cute display.
Wine glasses and gravel provided.
However, feel free to bring your own wine glass!  

7:00 pm Refreshments   |   7:30 pm Meeting   |   Monroe Room, Wyckoff Public Library

 

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Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Program: Plants from the 18th Century to World War II: The Hermitage
Speaker: Kathleen Sullivan

After a career as a news editor and Global Director of Newspaper Relations for Bloomberg LP in New York City, Kathleen received a Master Gardener Certification from Rutgers University in 2010. 

She is the coordinator of the Victorian kitchen garden restoration project at The Hermitage with area master gardeners.

9:30 am Refreshments  |   10:00 am Meeting   |   Monroe Room, Wyckoff  Public Library

 

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Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Program: Growing Orchid in Your Home
Speaker: John Sullivan

John Sullivan is retired Midland Park High School mathematics teacher and has been growing orchids for over 40 years. He  is an accredited American Orchid Society Judge. John will teach us about orchids using live plants and how to successfully grow them in our own homes. Orchid plants used in his presentation will be raffled off at the end of the evening.

9:30 am Refreshments   |   10:00 am Meeting   |   Monroe Room, Wyckoff Public Library

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Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Program: The Edible Landscape
Speaker: Jasmine Moreano

Jasmine Moreano is Director of Community Engagement at City Green, Clifton, NJ
Edibles and vegetables in your ornamental perennial beds? Why not!?
Jasmine will show you how we can accomplish this.

*This is a joint meeting with the Oakland Garden Club.

9:30 am Refreshments   |   10:00 am Meeting   |   Monroe Room, Wyckoff Public Library

 

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Wednesday, April 11, 2017

Program: Starting Landscaping and Hardscaping from Scratch:
Speaker: Paul Sisko

A Power Point presentation by WAGC member Paul Sisko.
Learn how Paul transformed his property into a beautiful garden.
Paul’s garden has been on the Garden Conservancy Open Days tour several times.

7:00 pm Refreshments   |   7:30 pm Meeting   |   Monroe Room, Wyckoff Library

 

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Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Program: Color Theory in The Garden
Speaker: Bruce Crawford

Bruce Crawford, director of Rutgers Gardens, will wow us with numerous informative materials that will enhance the architecture of our house, with plants, trees and bushes.

7:00 pm Refreshments   |   7:30 pm Meeting   |   Oakland Senior Center
20 Lawlor Drive, Oakland, NJ

*This is a joint meeting with the Oakland Garden Club on the THIRD Wednesday of the month.