News of interest to the gardeners and nature lovers of Connecticut.

Speakers 2015-2016


The  2016-17 season begins on Thurs. Sept. 10,  2016     All meetings at Emanuel Auditorium, 160 Mohegan Drive, West  Hartford:   7 p.m. social, 7:30 raffle, CHS business followed by speaker.  More detail to come.

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Glorious Gardens of Jersey: Sept.17-19, 2015

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The Connecticut Horticultural Society presents Glorious Gardens of New Jersey, September 17 – 19, 2015. Highlights include: Private Garden of Andrea Filippone with lunch in the garden Grounds for Sculpture Newark Art Museum Greenwood Gardens Leonard J. Buck Garden Private Garden of Janet Mavec and more… DAY 1: We’re off on our fabulous 3 day […]

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Sold Out:On Broadway with CHS: An American in Paris: Wed. Nov. 4, 2015


Join us for Center Orchestra seats at a Wednesday Matinee performance of the stunning stage production of An American In Paris at Broadway’s Palace Theatre. The romantic story of a young American soldier, a beautiful French girl and an indomitable European city, each yearning for a new beginning in the aftermath of war, is the […]

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CHS Meetings & Dates:


Program Meeting Dates:  : Sept. 10,  2ND Thursday;  Third Thursdays: Oct. 15, Nov. 19.  2016: Jan. 21, Feb. 18,  March 17,  April 21,  May 19, June 16. COMMITTEES:  Board of Directors:   meeting dates: first Thursdays Sept>Nov; January> June. 7 pm CHS Office, Rocky Hill, CT. AUCTION:   Committee meeting: TBD    Event Date:  Sept. TBD, 2015 AWARDS/SCHOLARSHIP: […]

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Treasurer’s 6 Month Report September 2014-February 2015

At the midpoint of the CHS fiscal year, our finances are in good shape relative to the budget, and the Endowment Fund is growing at a nice pace. The 4% Spending Policy level of withdrawal ($27,858 for this year) from the Endowment to be used in the operating budget should allow the Endowment to continue […]

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