President's Newsletter

March 30, 2015
Newsletter Number 8

Upcoming GCM Events

GCM 86th State Convention, “ Azaleas to Zinnias” April 15 and 16, 2015, hosted by Batesville Garden Club. Early arrivals will be Tuesday, April 14, 2015, beginning at 9:00 a.m. at St. Mary’s Parish Hall. Be sure to make your plans to attend as state awards will be presented there AND Debby Cooper will be installed as the new President at the Installation Banquet on the last night, April 16, 2015.
Information for both was included in the last and the call for the state convention was mailed and may be found on our website.
May 15 is the absolute last day for non-competitive donations to be received by the proper chairman. Donations received after that date will be counted for next year!


Spring District Workshops:

Tuesday, May 26, Tombigbee Valley District Meeting - Oxford

Wednesday, May 27, Hills and Delta District Meeting – Water Valley

Thursday, May 28, River Road District Meeting - Stoneville

Tuesday, June 2, Spanish Trail District Meeting - Richton

Wednesday, June 3, Southern Pines District Meeting - Ellisville

Thursday, June 4, Natchez Trace District Meeting – Jackson

More information on district meetings will be forthcoming.

June 1 – deadline for Miss Gardener

June 7-13 – Garden Week

June 7-10 – Horticulture Summer Camp – Starkville

June 28-30 – Laneau Youth Nature Camp, Camp Hopewell.Registrations may be sent to Allison Ashmore.

June 16 - Summer Board of the new administration, Greenwood


Garden Tours and Pilgrimages

April 10 - 12 – 77th Annual Holly Spring Pilgrimage. More information or call 662 252 4015.

April 10 & 11 - New Albany Home and Garden Show. More information Pat James 662 534 6868 or Pat Campbell 662 534 2444.

April 22-26 - Coastal Treasures – 63rd - Annual MS Gulf Coast Pilgrimage. More information

You may contact me for more information about anything on this page.


“Protect, Beautify and Enjoy Our Gifts-our land, our resources, our friendships”

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Mary Lynn Powers,
85 Melon Road, Greenville MS 38703
 662 822 0221 cell or 662 335 2746

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