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

October 13, 2014

Program TBA

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.