Gardeners of Great Akron 2018 Calendar of Events

All member meetings are held on the third Monday of each month at St. George Fellowship Center located at 3204 Ridgewood Rd in Copley, Ohio beginning at 5:30pm. Dinner is payable at the door and reservations must be made by the previous Friday. All board meetings are held on the fourth Monday of each month at Faith Lutheran Church located at 2726 West Market Street, Fairlawn, Ohio. All members and prospective members are welcome to attend any and all of these meetings and events.


  • 15, Member Meeting, Speaker: Tom Dayton, Shrubs
  • 22, Board Meeting


  • 19, Member Meeting, Speaker: Randy Mitchell, Restoration of Tamarack Bogs
  • 26, Board Meeting


  • 19, Member Meeting, Speaker: Carol Zay, Birds of Ohio and How to Attract Them
  • 26, Board Meeting


  • 16, Member Meeting, Scholarship Dinner, Speaker: Mark Occhionero, Propogation, Soil, Nutrients, Lighting
  • 21, CGLG Spring Meeting, Kingwood Gardens Mansfield Ohio, 10am
  • 23, Board Meeting


  • 11-12, Geranium Sale, Faith Lutheran Church
  • 21, Plant Auction and Fish Fry Member Meeting


  • 18, Strawberry Festival, Goodyear Metro Park, potluck style, time TBD
  • 25, Board Meeting
  • 27-29 National Conference, Fort Wayne, IN


  • 16, Member Meeting, Speaker: Jim Bell and Mary Ann Ferguson Rich, How to Prepare Horticultural Show Pieces
  • 23, Board Meeting


  • 20, Member Meeting, Member Horticulture Show
  • 27, Board Meeting


  • 17, Member Meeting, Speaker: Megan Vance, Perennial Herbs
  • 24, Board Meeting


  • 15, Member Meeting, Office Elections
  • 20, CGLG Fall Meeting, Kingwood Gardens Mansfield Ohio, 10am
  • 22, Board Meeting


  • 19, Member Meeting, Beautification Awards
  • 26, Board Meeting


  • 17, Holiday Party and Installation of Officers