THE JAPANESE FRIENDSHIP GARDEN
IN BALBOA PARK
TUESDAY, MARCH 26 10:00 AM
* 90-minute docent-led tour of this fabulous garden
*Just after their 12th annual Cherry Blossom Festival.
*Cost: $12 or $10 for seniors (65+)
*Optional lunch (your cost) follows at the Prado restaurant in the park.
*This tour consists of the lower 7-acre canyon expansion area and includes these highlights:
Dry stone cascade – Cherry tree grove – Turtle island
Wooden bridges – Babbling stream – Waterfall
Sitting Buddha sculpture – Inamori Pavilion
*Sign up at the February or March meeting or
Contact Ina Thompson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 858 220-5224.
Monarch School Clothing Drive
We have a tradition of donating clothing to the children who
attend the Monarch School, the comprehensive K through 12 public school for home-less children in San Diego. This year there is a special need for clothing items listed below. (New items only, please.)
LJGC member Anita Lindberg, who volunteers at the school, will deliver our clothing donations to the school. THANK YOU!
Boys’ shoes – Sizes 7 to 10.5
Girls’ leggings, black or grey – Sizes small to XXL
Boys’ and girls’ hoodies and jackets – All sizes
Our 3 very happy scholarship recipients – they recieved a Scholarship AND a beautiful arrangement donated by Anne Holst, Wil Herring & Patricia JosephFrom L to R:
Paula Hildebrandt, Southwestern College: Jenny Cunningham, MiraCosta College; and Alicia Raposa, Cuyamaca College.
The new Officers were installed at the Luncheon.
Left to right: Caroline Meade & Pam Filley; Co-Chairs of Programs and 2nd Vice Presidents, Patty Glynn; First Vice President, Anne McCammon; Corresponding & Courtesy Secretary, Kathy Easter; Treasurer, and Mary Mitchell; President.
Not pictured: Recording Secretary, Lili Walsh
Ann Miller wants to know how they made those Rosettes out of napkins! After lunch we played bingo and 3 lucky ladies won these beautiful arrangements!
“Where am I going on this glorious Journey?”
“To your house, of course”
For Members and Friends
April 17, 2018
$25 per person
Tour 3 diverse and beautiful gardens from 10 – 12:30
Then head to the Woman’s Club for Lunch after the tour.
(This fundraiser is in lieu of the Gardners Market)
All Proceeds go to Scholarships for 2019 – ticket price is 100% deductible
Caroline Meade • 1221 Torrey Pines Road • La Jolla, 92037
Make checks payable to: La Jolla Garden Club
A few photos from that day! See our facebook page for more. And a fabulous lunch created by our talented and hard working members!
What a great success!
Our newly elected Board Members for 2017-2018
Mary Mitchel, President; Patti Garrestson, 1st V.P.; Karen Morse, Recording Secretary; Kathy Easter, Treasurer; Claudia Chan-Shaffer, Corresponding & Courtesy Secretary
Right: Judy Terbeek and Lyn Tangedal present a gift to outgoing President, Kay Sanger
Fun with Hats! L to R Standing:
Anita Lindberg, Gigi Orr, Robyn Bottomly, Peggy Magde; front row: Andi Mau and Roberta Saunders
Our new President, Mary Mitchel with our Scholarship Recipients: La’toya Jackson, from Southwestern College, Michelle Conway from Cuyamaca College, and Olivia Miethke from Mira Costa College.
Monday • May 8th • 10:00am – 1:00pm
Get ready for the Gardeners’ market all in one place at one time! Evelyn & Sabrina will help us choose plants and design and plant beautiful containers to sell at our Market. We’ll purchase plants & pots (or bring your own pots) and they will supply the soil and design experience. Then stay for our salad lunch in their picturesque setting.
Carpoolers meet at Ina’s: 1821 Calle Delicada at 9:30.
695 Normandy Road, Encinitas
Be ready for the Market!
For more info email: email@example.com
Come explore Claudia Chan-Shaffer’s amazing garden.
Wait until you see all the special things she has “hidden” in her yard!
April 27th, 2017 from 2:00 – 4:00 pm
Join your Garden Club friends for a casual social time, tour of Claudia’s Garden, refreshments and fun!
Wednesday March 29th, 2017
Meet at Ina’s at 10:00am to carpool or meet us at Balboa Park in the Courtyard of the House of Hospitality in front of the Prado at 10:30am
Sign up at the March Meeting or
Contact Natalie Crain for more information: firstname.lastname@example.org
We’ll meet our Docent, the CEO of the Balboa Park Conservancy at 10:30 and he will lead us on a walking tour of the Park. It will include information about the history and future care of Balboa Park.
Then lunch at the Prado at 11:30!
Save the date! January 25th, 2017 – Meet at Ina’s @ 8:45. We’re headed to Fallbrook for a Country Adventure to tour Patrick Anderson’s colorful & unique succulent garden, plan on visiting 2 nurseries and enjoying lunch at The Garden Cafe with Patrick!
Contact Natalie for more information @ 858-272-3875 or email@example.com