Colonial Garden Club sets meeting schedule

The Colonial Garden Club will meet Tuesday, March 5, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Lawrence Barn, 28 Depot Rd. in Hollis.

A social gathering commences at 9 a.m., followed by a business meeting at 9:30. At 10 there will be a presentation by Kim Kneeland, Farm Manager, Fat Moon Farms on the sustainability of mushroom farming and how mushrooms lend themselves to healthy living.

A meeting is also scheduled for Tuesday, April 2. at 9 a.m. at the Lawrence Barn. After the social gathering and business meeting and a presentation by Jana Milbocker, garden designer, lecturer, and author of The Garden Tourist’s Northeast.

Jana will show the audience the best public gardens, nursery display gardens, and private gardens in the Northeast to visit. Learn about each grades highlights, ideal times to visit, and enjoy a visual tour of each amazing destination.

Another meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, May 7 at 9 a.m. At 10 the speaker will be Cheryl Crivino, owner of HostaAmour, 1.5 acres of display gardens. They have 975 varieties of hostas on display and sell nearly 350 varieties along with many companion plants.

The public is welcome to attend all meetings.