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March 27th Speaker – Vern Schanilec on best PNW trees & shrubs!
Gardening / Monthly Meeting / Past Club Events / Speakers / Trees & Shrubs

March 27th Speaker – Vern Schanilec on best PNW trees & shrubs!

Join the “Community Garden Club of Camas Washougal” on March 27, 2019 to hear Guest Speaker and fellow member, Vern Schanilec, speak on the best Pacific Northwest shrubs & trees under 30 feet. Vern will discuss both, “Is there life after arborvitae?” and “Evergreens for your garden.” Specimen selection will be covered relating to a … Continue reading

Feb 27, 1pm – Garden Club Meeting w. Laura Heldreth on “Hellstrip Planting”
Club Events / Gardening / Guest Speaker / Master Gardener / Monthly Meeting / Past Club Events

Feb 27, 1pm – Garden Club Meeting w. Laura Heldreth on “Hellstrip Planting”

Come join the “Community Garden Club of Camas Washougal” Feb 27, 2019 to hear Master Gardener Laura Heldreth speak about “hellstrip vegetable gardening” with an emphasis on growing successful vegetables. Laura teaches gardening classes at Clark College and has her own small business as a garden coach and gardener, working with clients on sustainable edible … Continue reading

Scott Buley speaks about “Rain Gardens” Jan 23, 2019
Gardening / Guest Speaker / Past Club Events / Rain Garden / Speakers

Scott Buley speaks about “Rain Gardens” Jan 23, 2019

You are invited to come hear Scott Buley, owner of “Rain Garden Nursery”, speak about Rain Gardens at the January 23, 2019 “Community Garden Club of Camas Washougal” general club meeting. The meeting starts at 1pm, with Scott’s presentation beginning around 1:30pm. “Rain Garden Nursery” website: https://www.raingardennursery.com/ All Garden Club speakers’ presentations are free and … Continue reading

Floral Arrangement Pix from November 14, 2018 General Meeting!
Flower Arrangements / Fun Projects / Past Club Events / Speakers

Floral Arrangement Pix from November 14, 2018 General Meeting!

Here are just a few of the many many floral arrangements Garden Club members and some guests made from the materials they gathered from their fall gardens this year including: pumpkins, leaves, rose hips, Grasses, oats, wheat, salal, lavender, mums (many other flower heads), Queen Anne’s lace, Autumn Joy sedum, teasel, bay leaves, silver dollars, … Continue reading

Make your own Flower Arrangement!  Nov 14th @1pm (DATE CORRECTION!)
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Make your own Flower Arrangement! Nov 14th @1pm (DATE CORRECTION!)

Back by popular demand – centerpieces from “Thanksgiving to Christmas” that you make yourself! The Community Garden Club of Camas Washougal is pleased that another of our talented members, Karen B., will lead us in the annual creation of floral centerpieces at our November 14, 2018 general meeting!  The meeting runs from 1-3pm; the floral … Continue reading

Julie Surface of Hidden Gardens – Guest Speaker – Oct 24
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Julie Surface of Hidden Gardens – Guest Speaker – Oct 24

Julie Surface, head of customer service and displays at Hidden Gardens Nursery & Landscaping, located atop Prune Hill in Camas will be our featured Guest Speaker at the CWCGC meeting on Oct. 24, beginning at 1:30pm. In her talk, Julie will highlight succulents, talking about what makes a succulent a succulent, different varietals, and will … Continue reading

Free Lasagna Gardening Class – Sat, Sep 29th, 10am-noon – preregistration req’d
Composting / Gardening / Lasagna Gardening / Master Composter Recyclers / Other Garden Events

Free Lasagna Gardening Class – Sat, Sep 29th, 10am-noon – preregistration req’d

Learn how to build and plant a raised bed garden in two hours or less for FREE! No tilling or turning required and most materials are free! Lasagna gardening, also know as “sheet composting”, is a method of composting in place and building up a raised bed within an hour or two. Don’t worry if … Continue reading