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2016 Speaker Program
Each meeting features a lecture by an authority in some phase of gardening or a related subject.

Recent speakers and topics have included:
Troy McGregor (Ruth Bancroft Garden) - "Bullet Proof Plants"

Rose Loveall (Morningsun Farm) - "Herbs"

Kelly Marshall - "Bring Back the Native Plants"
and more!

2016 Speaker Program:

Wednesday, February 10, 2016, 7PM:

Troy McGregor

Garden Manager at Ruth Bancroft Gardens

"Bullet Proof Plants"

Field trip tour of Ruth Bancroft Garden will follow
on Monday, April 18th

Wednesday, March 9, 2016, 7PM:

Rose Loveall from Morningsun Farm


Wednesday, April 13, 2016, 7PM:

Kelly Marshall

"Bring Back the Native Plants"


Wednesday, May 11, 2016, 7PM:

Nicole Hackett

"Clayton's Garden Girl"

Wednesday, June 8, 2016, 7PM:

Corky Quirk

"Bats in the Garden"

Wednesday, July 13, 7PM:

Sara Leon Guerrero, Urban Bee Lab Manager

"Native Bees"

Wednesday, August 10, 2016:

Karen and Anna Azkaria

Workshop on making Hypertufa pots at the Osteen Pumpkin Farm
 A demonstration will be presented with materials for participants to make a small pot of their own. In addition speakers will bring kits for those interested in purchasing further materials.

Wednesday, September 14, 2016, 7PM: 

Rory Richmond

"All About Apples"

Wednesday, October  12, 2016, 7PM: 

Joan Morris, of Contra Costa Times,
Wildlife in our Gardens.

Wednesday, November 9, 2016, 7PM:

Slide show of photos shared by

CVGC members.



2015 Speaker Program

2014 Speaker Program


2013 Speaker Program