|Day:||The second Monday of the month|
|Time:||9:00 a.m. (check below for details)|
|Place:||First Congregational Church Parish House|
|10 Union Street, Milford|
September 8, 2014
Basics of Heirloom Gardening
|9:00 a.m.||Coffee and Conversation|
|9:30 a.m.||Business Meeting|
|10:30 a.m.||Program - Basics of Heirloom Gardening|
|with Dave Valentine from Valentine & Sons|
|Seed Company and Heritage Poultry|
This month's speaker is Dave Valentine from Valentine & Sons Seed Company and Heritage Poultry. Dave will talk on the Basics of Heirloom Gardening. He will cover how to plan a garden, start seed, garden maintenance and the harvesting of crops.
Dave Valentine and Sons started their business in 2007 in Mont Vernon, NH. They blend their passions for gardening and history by preserving seeds for traditional plants and foods. They offer hundreds of 18th, 19th, and 20th century seeds and plants.
In 2009 they started a heritage livestock program, raising rare and endangered breeds of chickens. The chickens have been used for demonstrations at historical sites, living history events and educational programs.
To find out more about Valentine & Sons Seed Company and Heritage Poultry, visit www.vnseed.com.
October 13, 2014
Executive Committee Meeting: The Officers and Committee Chairpersons meet each month at the home of the President or other Board Member. Meetings are open to all members.