Scheduled Events

2022 Calendar

Dues: $20/year


Tuesday, March 22, 2022, 1:00-2:30 PM Hackley Public Library*-Mr. Dan Bellinger
from the St. Joseph Daffodil Society will speak about growing, cultivars, and general
information regarding daffodils. (See April for connection to trip to Fernwood Botanical
Gardens) (For HPL use main entrance ramp or stairs and take elevator down to
basement.) There will also be a short report about the Lakeshore Garden Masters for
the rest of the year. Dues can also be paid at this time.

Thursday, April 21, 2022, 11:00 AM Fernwood Botanical Gardens in Niles, MI. This
visit coincides with the annual Daffodil Show hosted by the Daffodil Society.
Information about the garden, exhibition, carpooling, lunch, admission fees and
another possible stop will be sent out to members in April.

Tuesday, May 24, 2022 - Planting of Annuals at the Monet Garden 4:00 PM-7:00 PM.
Come and help for an hour or three hours! Help is needed and appreciated. Water will
be available.

Tuesday, June 21, 2022 – 6:00 PM Garden Visitation-Monica Smith’s home at 912
West St. Muskegon 49442. Water will be available.

Tuesday, July 26, 2022 – 6:00 PM Garden Visitation-Susan Thorpe’s home at 935

Pennoyer Ave. Grand Haven 49417. Water will be available (Change of date)

Tuesday, August 16, 2022 – 6:00 PM Garden Visitation-Dr. Rick Peter’s home at 913
W. Wellington Court Norton Shores 49441-4881 Water will be available.

Tuesday, September 20, 2022 - Fox Barn Winery in Shelby, MI, Tour of the wine
making process including a short video and wine tastings plus lunch. Harvesting
grapes does not begin until closer to October but we will see equipment and
understand the process. Further information will be available later in the year.

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 - election of officers and trustees. Hackley Public Library*

*Hackley Public Library- Hackley Public Library (use front door-ramp or stairs as the alley door is
permanently closed) Downtown Muskegon, 49440 316 W. Webster Avenue 49444 Corner of Webster
and Third St. Parking on the streets or in the back of the library. Use front door (ramp or stairs)
as the alley door is permanently closed  There is an elevator down to
the lower floor.

*Fernwood Botanical Gardens - 13988 Range Line Road, Niles, Michigan 49120 Fernwood
comprises 105 acres and protects at least 10 ecosystems and is a birder’s paradise. Visitors may
enjoy natural areas with miles of walking and hiking trails, a reconstructed prairie, an arboretum, and
cultivated public gardens that include an herb garden, Japanese garden, perennial border, rain
garden, railway garden, nature adventure garden, hardy fern collection, and other special collections
and gardens plus a classroom for displays or classes.

*Fox Barn Winery - 500 S 18th Ave, Shelby, MI 49455, 2000 acres of land that is 3⁄4 planted with
fruit with a little asparagus and the remaining is wood lots that are managed by a
forester. Our Farm Market was introduced in 2005 & the Winery added in 2008.

Asterisk (*) Italics items are optional fun things to do for any number of members to arrange and attend.