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Speakers 2015-2016

Our last meeting of the season takes place on Thursday, June 16 and begins at 6:30 p.m. – please make note of the earlier time! As is tradition, the meeting will start with our annual ice cream social followed by speaker Bill Thomas, who will bring you on a visual tour of Chanticleer and share some of their design and gardening tips and techniques.

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Programs & Events

Ballek’s Garden Center

ED WORKSHOP: Weds, July 27 @ 4pm: Garden Talk and Farmer’s Market at Ballek’s Garden Center, East Haddam

Set time aside for a mid-summer afternoon conversation with Nancy Ballek McKinnon on Unusual Plants for the Late-Summer Garden. We’ll meet at Ballek’s Garden Center and have time to shop the Farmer’s Market from 4-6 p.m., hear about the out-of-the-ordinary annuals and perennials that Nancy’s garden can’t be without, and enjoy a light bite. Although free to CHS […]

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Rest In Peace Friend & CHS volunteer Fran Schoell 1935-2016

For 15 years Fran Schoell  was a member-volunteer with CHS.  She received the esteemed CHS Service Award in 2011, served on our Board of Directors and nearly every committee in the Society.  It  was Fran’s idea to have the annual Ice Cream Social. Until last year, Fran made sure the toppings and ice cream were […]

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