NEXT LUNCHEON MEETING

  DATE:
THURSDAY,
25 May 2017
 
  TIME: 11:30AM - 1:30PM
  Meeting Place:

University Club
Library
1332 Santa Barbara Street
Santa Barbara, California

  SPEAKER: Mark Wilkinson,
Executive Director
Santa Barbara County Trails Council
Topic: Highlights of the Trails Council programs. In particular, the Baron Ranch trail project and its habitat revitalization component.

 
ACTIVE DAY MEETING

ANNUAL PLANT SALE
  DATE: FRIDAY, SATURDAY & SUNDAY,
12th-14th May 2017
  TIME: 9:00AM - 5:00PM (see details below)
  Meeting Place:

EARL WARREN SHOWGROUNDS,
3400 Calle Real,,
Santa Barbara. California

  Robert Lynch has the details and could use your help. Call: (805) 687-8822

 


PAST MEETING SPEAKER: Grant Castleberg,
TOPIC: History of horticulture in Santa Barbara.

The meeting took place at the Tiki Bar on the Bragg's farm. We started off with a tour of the area around the tiki bar.

African Savanna

Patricia has a wonderful rose garden with many varietals.

Gragg's garden Bragg's garden Bragg's garden Bragg's rose garden

Bragg's rose garden Erik as MC


Patricia also has several doll houses. These are diminutive houses that are filled with dolls. Each doll house has a unique theme.

Bragg's doll houses

After our tour we had lunch in the tiki bar where Grant Castleberg delivered his informative lecture with a photo-laden powerpoint presentation.

Tiki Bar
All photos provided by Ray Kolbe and Daniel Chase.

Submitted by
Ray Kolbe

PLANT SALE

In conjunction with the CALM antique show, our annual plant sale will be held at the EARL WARREN SHOWGROUNDS. Members should meet at the Show Grounds on Friday. We will begin at 7am where the first loads of plants will be unloaded and then drivers and plant providers will be organized to go pick up additional loads. The sale begins at noon on Friday. The sign up sheet will be in the booth which wiil be available for future sign in's. On Saturday and Sunday, the hours will be 9am to 5pm. Erik's pancake breakfast will be on Sunday from 7:30 until 9am. Please commit to help the plant sale by providing plants, assisting with sales, or providing a donation for our scholarship program.

Please contact Robert Lynch at (805) 687-8822 to volunteer.

Hours
Friday:
7am-12pm - deliver plants to the sale location
12pm-5pm - plant sale
Saturday:
9am-5pm - plant sale
Sunday:
7am-9:30am - Erik's pancake breakfast for all volunteers
9am-5pm - plant sale
5pm-6:30pm - clean up
Submitted by
Ray Kolbe