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President's Message | NOVEMBER 2018


Propagation of plant material for our annual Plant Sale in May will have wrapped up for the Fall by the time you receive this Weeder. We will be starting up again in January every Saturday from 10:00AM until noon at the Wolfe Ranch. I want to thank everyone who came out to help this Fall with bringing their cuttings, as well as rooted plants and plants to be divided. We all enjoyed the camaraderie, the propagation classes and especially the treats each week.

Whether you were there one Saturday or every Saturday your help is very much appreciated. As of Saturday 11/3 we have had 40 individual Diggers and friends who come out and helped. We have aver- aged 15.5 Diggers each week, who have contributed a minimum of 368 person hours toward making the 2019 Plant Sale a success. You all will be notified when we start up again in January. Thank you all.

The Plant Sale Committee and Board has prepared a detailed month by month draft manual on what needs to be done to put on a successful Plant Sale. We will be sending this Draft out to all members for your review, comment and suggestions to help improve our Propagation and Plant Sale process. We hope to have it out to you before the new year and are looking forward to to your comments. This is a team effort to put on an annual Plant Sale and each one of you are part of the Team.

Bob Selders


Important Dates

We meet on the fourth Monday of each month, 7:30 pm at the Brentwood Community Methodist Church,
809 Second Street in Brentwood.

Board Meetings are held on the first Tuesday, (after the first Monday), 7:00 pm,
of each month in the Fireside Room.

General Meetings
November 26​

December 10 -Holiday Potluck

Board Meetings
November 27

Propagation Workshop

Propagation for the 2019 season has begun.  Saturdays from 10:00am until noon at the Wolfe Ranch. Bring your clippers and gloves to learn how to propagate your favorite plants.  November 17th is our last day until mid-January. 

2019 Annual-Perennial Plant Sale
May 11, 2019
Wolfe Ranch

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