Jan 26, 2022, 1pm, Jim Swenson & Louis Rossetto speak on “Rose Care”
Club Events / Gardening / Roses / Speakers

Jan 26, 2022, 1pm, Jim Swenson & Louis Rossetto speak on “Rose Care”

The Community Garden Club of Camas Washougal’s first presentation of 2022 will be “Rose Care” by two longstanding members of the Fort Vancouver Rose Society (FVRS), Louis Rossetto (left) and Jim Swenson(right). The club meeting begins at 1pm, Jan 26, 2022 with a few formalities followed by the speaker’s presentation beginning around 1:30pm. BIOS: Jim … Continue reading

2021-22 Speakers & Meetings – Updated December 15, 2021
Classes / Club Events / Monthly Meeting / Speakers

2021-22 Speakers & Meetings – Updated December 15, 2021

Here is the list of our planned SPEAKERS for the remainder of fiscal year 2021-2022, as of December 15, 2021, THROUGH May 25, 2022.  We have some great topics scheduled and hope you can join us! Our next presentation will be “Rose Care” by Jim Swenson and Louis Rossetto, Fort Vancouver Rose Society. Our meetings … Continue reading

“Gift Orchid Survival” by Janis McBride, September 22, 2021
Club Events / Guest Speaker / Master Gardener / Orchids / Past Club Events / Speakers

“Gift Orchid Survival” by Janis McBride, September 22, 2021

Please join the “Community Garden Club of Camas Washougal” Sep 22, 2021 when Janis McBride will speak to us at our general meeting on “Gift Orchid Survival”. BIO:  Janis McBride has been a Clark County WSU Extension Master Gardener since 2017. She currently serves as Secretary on the Board of Directors for the Master Gardener … Continue reading

Floral Arrangements by YOU!   Nov 20, 2019 – 1-3pm
Flower Arrangements / Fun Projects / Monthly Meeting / Past Club Events / Speakers

Floral Arrangements by YOU! Nov 20, 2019 – 1-3pm

The “Community Garden Club of Camas Washougal’s” November meeting is ONE WEEK EARLY Nov 20th, starting at 1pm,  to avoid conflict with Thanksgiving. Following light snacks and a short business meeting, members make their own individual floral arrangements using materials from their own yards and gardens (and each others!) to take home afterwards. Member Karen … Continue reading

Pete DuBois speaks on Composting – Oct 23, 1:30-2:15pm
Club Events / Composting / Gardening / Master Composter Recyclers / Past Club Events / Speakers

Pete DuBois speaks on Composting – Oct 23, 1:30-2:15pm

Pete DuBois, our speaker for October 23, will talk about composting—what to put in it, how to maintain it, and how to use it. Pete currently serves as a Senior Environmental Outreach Specialist, leading the Master Composter Recycler (MCR) Program in Clark County. At home Pete tends two compost piles, a leaf mold pile and … Continue reading

Stephen Murphy on “Propagating Plants” – Sep 25th
Club Events / Gardening / Monthly Meeting / Past Club Events / Propagation / Speakers

Stephen Murphy on “Propagating Plants” – Sep 25th

Join us at our Garden Club’s September general meeting to hear our first speaker for the 2019-20 season talk to us about propagation of plants — how to make many out of a few! Stephen Murphy grew up in Battleground, WA, but in 1997 moved to Skagit Valley (north of Seattle) to study horticulture. He … Continue reading

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