June 18, 2015: Robert Adzema – “Designing the Light: Using Sun Dials and a Sense of Place to Understand the Play of Sunlight in Your Garden” Evaluate this speaker by clicking this link Sculptor and plein air landscape painter Robert Adzema has spent a lifetime pursuing the beauty of sunlight. For his sun-specific sculptures, he […]
Programs & Events
Gifted artist, gardener extraordinaire Chrissie D’Esopo will host Tom Cox, past president, American Conifer Society, in her Avon, CT garden for an exclusive members only CHS fundraiser…
Nutmeg Orchid Society president, Sandy Myhalik opens her garden and orchid collection to CHS. On Saturday afternoon 5/30/15, Our private tour is of her indoor collection and the outside grounds followed by refreshments.
The life blood of our organization is our member volunteers. Please join us so we can get to know YOU and together we’ll grow our gardening knowledge…
CHS Educational Program: SOLD OUT Vegetables 101, SOLD OUT call 860-529-8713 It’s Time to Learn How to Grow Your Own Vegetables Okay, I may be a Master Gardener, a member of CHS, a supposed expert… and yet every year I can’t wait until John T., my coworker, brings in his extra zucchini, and Bill […]
Holiday Topiary Décor-Step-by Step: SOLD OUT & PAST Thursday, December 4, 2014 10 a.m. Woodland Gardens Greenhouse, 168 Woodland Street, Manchester, CT 06042 Don’t buy it –Make It! Holiday Decorating is made easy with floral crafters Bea Przysieski and Becky McRoberts of Glastonbury. Spend a few hours with friends and fellow gardeners while constructing a […]
We ‘Sprung’ into the Garden Thanks to all who attended on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, as Portland High School came alive with all things gardening at the CHS biennial Spring into the Garden symposium. Entry was $85 for members $95 for non members *Our attendees got an early start on their Spring garden shopping at […]