Xeriscape Garden Club Events Calendar

All meetings will be held on the 3rd Wednesday of each month.

When Subject and Speakers Time & Place Contact
Apr. 15 Xerophytic Ferns 7:30-9:00 pm,
Zilker Garden Center
Dan Hosage
Apr. 18 XGC Learn-by-Doing – Understory & Shade Gardening 8:30-11:00 am
Zilker Garden Center
Mick Vann
Apr. 25 Field Trip (for current XGC members only) Fredericksburg Herb Farm & Wildseed Farms Fredericksburg, TX
May 20 Ask the Experts: Interactive Panel Discussion 7:30-9:00 pm,
Zilker Garden Center
May 23 Learn-By-Doing: Effective Mulch Techniques for Home Landscapes 8:30-11:00 am
Zilker Garden Center
Larry Crawford
Jun 17 Master Planning Your Landscapes: The Big Picture 7:30-9:00 pm,
Zilker Garden Center
Inga Marie Carmel
Jun 20 Learn-By-Doing: Maintaining & Updating Gardens 8:30-11:00 am
Zilker Garden Center
Andrea De Long-Amaya
Jul 15 Principles of Habitat Restoration 7:30-9:00 pm,
Zilker Garden Center
David Mahler
Jul 18 Learn-By-Doing: Irrigation & Water Conservation Methods 8:30-11:00 am
Zilker Xeriscape Demo Garden
John Gleason
Jul 25 Field Trip (for current XGC members only) UT Herbarium, Greenhouses, & Display Gardens Austin, TX
Aug 19 1998 Austin Xeriscape Garden Awards 7:30-9:00 pm,
Zilker Garden Center
Dick Peterson
Sep 16 Wildscapes 7:30-9:00 pm,
Zilker Garden Center
Kelly Bender
Sep 19 Learn-By-Doing: Oak Wilt Suppression 8:30-11:00 am
Zilker Garden Center
Diane Burbank
Oct 21 Fall Garden School 7:30-9:00 pm,
Zilker Garden Center
Speaker TBA
Oct 24 Learn-By-Doing: Year Round Performers for Landscapes 8:30-11:00 am
Zilker Garden Center
Dick Peterson
Oct 31 Field Trip (for current XGC members only) Banberger Ranch ($10/person) Blanco, TX
Nov 18 Topic TBA 7:30-9:00 pm,
Zilker Garden Center
Lucinda Hutson
Nov 21 Learn-By-Doing: Preparing for Winter: Fall Maintenance in the Garden 8:30-11:00 am
Zilker Garden Center
Janie Bolger
Please note that the monthly meetings of the Xeriscape Garden Club of the Austin Area, Inc. are held the 3rd Wednesday of each month, except December, at the Zilker Garden Center, 2220 Barton Springs Road, Austin, Texas.

For event information, referrals, the XGC speakers bureau, or to ask gardening questions, call the XGC Information Line at (512) 370-9505.

[Home]