WGC Regular Meetings 

Westham Garden Club general meetings are held the 2nd Thursday of each month, September through April at 9:30 AM and 7:00 PM unless otherwise scheduled.  Refreshments are at 9:30 AM with a business meeting and program following at 10:00 AM.  At the 7:00 PM meeting, there is a short business meeting followed by the program.

The WGC website, www.WesthamGardenClub.com, contains complete up-to-date club calendar, general meeting program information, forms, membership list, history, gardening resources, constitution and by-laws and more. The website is updated regularly and should be checked for changes to the calendar. Members Only section is password protected.

There are hands-on workshops with fees.  Pre-registration is required and anyone who has not pre-registered will not have materials available at the meeting.

NOTE:  WGC board and general meetings are cancelled when Henrico schools are closed.

Richmond Council of Garden Clubs programs are held at the Church of the Epiphany, 8000 Hermitage Road, Richmond 23228. Hospitality: 10-10:30 AM.  Meeting followed by the program: 10:30-12 noon.  Attendance is free and open to all WGC members.  Annual meeting/luncheon in May requires a prepaid reservation.   

Piedmont District Fall & Spring Meetings are held at Four Points Sheraton Hotel, 9901 Midlothian Turnpike, Richmond 23235.  Any WGC member is invited to participate in the day-long meeting with a prepaid reservation that includes garden-related shopping opportunities, business meeting, lunch and a speaker.

SEPTEMBER 2020

WGC Board Meeting, Thursday, Sept. 10, 9:30 AM via Zoom-Link will be emailed.

WGC Regular Meeting, Thursday, Sept. 17, 10:00 AM Kanawha Recreation Association Outdoor Pavilion All About Hydrangeas- Varieties that grow well in our area, fertilizing, growing, pruning and drying-an outdoor, socially distanced program presented by Mary Douglas Enghauser.

OCTOBER 2020

WGC Board Meeting, Thursday, Oct. 1, 9:30 AM via Zoom- Link will be emailed.

WGC Oct. Meeting, Thursday, Oct. 8, 10:00 AM-Flower Arranging presented by WGC member Format (outdoor or by Zoom) TBA.

NOVEMBER 2020

WGC Board Meeting, Thursday, Nov. 5, 9:30 AM via Zoom- Link will be emailed

WGC General Meeting, Thursday, Nov. 12-TBA

FEBRUARY 2021

WGC Board Meeting, Feb. 4, 9:30 AM via Zoom-Link will be emailed

Thursday, February 25, 10 AM: General Meeting- in person program
          “Tips on Getting Your Yard Plants Ready For Spring”
Location: 7011 West Franklin Street 23226-Parking available at Tuckahoe Presbyterian Church. Ellen Hardy will lead masked members on a tour around her yard. She will explain what she has been doing to get her landscape ready for warmer weather-pruning, trimming, planting, transplanting and mulching. Ellen starts flowers and vegetables from seed in February in her garage. She will show us how this is done. Bonus tour: Ellen’s neighbor will allow us into her yard and garden after Ellen’s talk. We will walk about two blocks to 903 Register Parkway for the second tour.   
 
Thursday, February 25 5:15 PM: General Evening Meeting & in person program
          “Tips on Getting Your Yard Ready for Spring”
Landon Davis (7113 Pinetree Road  23229) will lead masked members on a tour of his yard. He will focus on planting, growing, fertilizing and pruning azaleas and peonies. If you want to do hands-on pruning, please bring your own sterilized clippers. (Note: as the Feb 18 date gets closer, we will see how much sunlight there is at the end of the day. An adjustment may need to be made to the 5:15 start time.) 
 
 
WGC Board Meeting: Thursday, Thursday April 1, 9:30 AM. Zoom Link will be emailed.
 

There will be no regular meeting in March. The April 15 meeting will be a plant exchange at Kanawha Recreation Association. Refer to WGC member email sent Mar. 21 for details.

The WGC annual meeting and luncheon will take place May 6 at the KRA pavilion. Box lunch details will be emailed.