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

CHS Meetings & Dates:


COMMITTEES:  AUCTION & Plant Sale:   Committee meeting: TBD    Event Date:  April , 2016 AWARDS/SCHOLARSHIP: Mon. Nov. 2 , 6:15 pm Panera, Albany Av. West Htfd., Nominations for Service and Melquist Awards: Due by 3/30/16. Chair. Elaine Widmer EDUCATION/ Symposium: Tues. Dec. 1, 2015, 7 p.m. CHS Office, Rocky Hill,CT. Chair. Joan Stubenrauch FINANCE:  next meeting Thurs.  March […]

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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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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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