September 2019 – July 2020 Programs

 
SEPTEMBER

Lecture
Speaker: Alysha B. Trexler, Western Pennsylvania Conservancy

Watershed Conservation: How Planting Riparian Buffers Can Stabilize and Clean Our Waterways

Fern Hollow Nature Center


OCTOBER
Lecture

Speaker: Bill Goff, Award Winning Penn State Master Gardener

"The Peony and the Glories of the June Perennial Garden"

At the Home of a VGC Member


NOVEMBER
Lecture
Joint Meeting with the 

Garden Club of Allegheny County

Speaker:  Patrick Cullina, Landscape Architect,
Former VP of the High Line and Brooklyn Botanic Garden

Fox Chapel Country Club


DECEMBER

Greens Workshop

Fern Hollow Nature Center


Christmas Tea


​​JANUARY
Lecture
Speaker: Marcy Holquist, Professional Photographer

Cell Phone Photography: How to Take Stunning Macro Photos of Your Garden

Edgeworth Club


FEBRUARY

Lecture 

Speaker: Gwen Martin, Flower Arranging Committee

Floral Design: How to Gift Wrap Fresh Flowers Like a Pro

Fern Hollow Nature Center


MARCH
Lecture
Speaker: Craig Jansen, Consulting Rosarian, Vice President Pittsburgh Rose Society
Growing and Caring for Roses ~ Secrets to Success

Sewickley Public Library


APRIL
Lecture and Tour

Speaker: Gregory Zabrowski, Park Ranger, Education Specialist

Flight 93 Tour and Horticulturalist Presentation

​Flight 93 Memorial


MAY

Workshop

Presented by the Penn State Master Gardener Program
How to Stop Invasive Spotted Lanternfly
​Pittsburgh Botanic Garden


JUNE
Annual Meeting & Lunch

At the Home of a VGC Member