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November 2019: Several CT Hort members review the latest gardening books. November 21 guest speaker C. Marina Marchese will discuss ‘The Sweet Life of a Beekeeping Entrepreneur’ at the Thursday, November 21 Speaker Meeting. This issue contains ads from advertisers and supporters of CT Hort who can help to make your holiday shopping a breeze! Successful Fall Plant Sale & Auction is recapped.
October 2019: Naugatuck Valley Community College (NVCC) Professor Christopher Tuccio prepares us for his upcoming January 16, 2020 presentation with an article on ‘Finding Your Backyard Zen.’ 2018 Mehlquist Award winner (and retired NVCC professor) Robert Herman offers several Anemone options for your autumn garden. Eric Breed will visit us from the Netherlands to talk bulbs on the night of our next Speaker Meeting and annual Bulb Sale – October 17. Reserve your seat for the 2020 Philadelphia Flower Show trip. See what topics will be discussed at the February 1, 2020 CT Hort Symposium.
September 2019: CT Hort member, Photographer and Garden Coach Karen Bussolini reflects on Dr. Doug Tallamy’s message that he presented at the June Speaker Meeting. Matthew Benson, our September speaker will offer a hands-on photography workshop the day after we hear him speak. We bid a fond farewell to Past President and CT Hort friend, Ken Stubenrauch. 2019-20 Speakers and their topics are listed. Looking for readers to review gardening books for the Winter Newsletter. Save the date for the 2020 Symposium – February 1. Fall Plant Sale & Auction takes place on September 27. Check out the new trips!