It is with great sadness we advise you of the passing of our beloved member emeritus David J. A.Smith on January 2, 2015.   David has been a member of CHS for more than 30 years, serving as president and many other volunteer capacities.   Most notably, Mr. Smith was tireless in his devotion to raising […]

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Programs & Events


Speakers 2014-2015

The 2014 / 2015 season of speakers continues on Thurs. February 19 2015, as a CHS favorite returns: gardener and writer Kerry Ann Mendez presents :  “Right Sizing the Perennial Garden”    All meetings held at Emanuel Auditorium, 160 Mohegan Drive, West  Hartford: 7 pm social, approx. 7:30 raffle,  CHS business followed by speaker.

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Calling all Volunteers! FEB 19-22, 2015 CT Flower & Garden Show

Join us as we host the Flower Show seminars and our membership table at the 2015 CT Flower and Garden Show, at the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford. * Click the following link for a schedule of openings for Friday Feb.20>>Sunday Feb. 22 ( Thurs. is full):     FLOWER SHOW VOLUNTEER SCHEDULE  ( updated thru 1.20.15)  *Call […]

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VA garden week 2015

Travel Now Booking: VA GARDEN WEEK 2015 4.21>27 :

Historic Garden Week In Virginia: Now Booking! April 21- 27, 2015 – 7 days/6 nts Each spring visitors are welcomed to some of Virginia’s most beautiful gardens, homes and historic landmarks during “America’s Largest Open House.” This statewide event provides visitors a unique opportunity to see unforgettable gardens at the peak of Virginia’s springtime color, […]

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Lois Isaacson Dec.12, 1942-June 3, 2014

Sad news from our travel partners Friendship Tours: Dear Friendship Family, It is with a heavy heart, that we announce the passing of our mother, the founder of Friendship Tours, Lois Isaacson. Lois founded Friendship Tours in 1977, based on the principle of bringing joy to the people who traveled with her.  She had the […]

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