NEXT LUNCHEON MEETING

  DATE: THURSDAY,
20 JUNE 2019
  TIME: 11:30AM - 1:30PM
  MEETING PLACE: La Cumbre Country Club
4015 Via Laguna
Santa Barbara, California
  SPEAKER: TBA
  TOPIC: TBA
  RSVP:

Erik Thorlaksson
(805) 653-5117 or
erikthor49@gmail.com

  Please bring a plant for the plant exchange!

 
ACTIVITY DAY
  DATE: 10 JULY 2019
  TIME: 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
  MEETING PLACE: SANTA MONICA CREEK TRAIL
El Carro trail entrance
  RSVP:

Ray Kolbe
(805) 705-3429

 


PAST MEETING SPEAKER: BEN FABER, Ph.D., soils/water/subtropical crops advisor for Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties
Topic: Current Trends of Avocado Crops and Fire Impacts.

Dr. Faber spoke to the variety and location of our local avocado tree farms, the health and prospects for avocado crops, and the health and vitality of our local soils. He discussed origin and propogation of different varieties of Avocado. He also talked about current trends and developments in the industry.

Submitted by
Ray Kolbe

CLUB BUSINESS


The Annual Spring Luncheon will be held at the

La Cumbre Country Club,
4015 Via Laguna,
Santa Barbara, CA 93110

Thursday, June 20th
11:30AM

RSVP by Jun 18th with menu choice to:

Erik Thorlaksson,
(805) 653-5117 or erikthor49@gmail.com

Cost: $40 per person
Mail checks payable to Santa Barbara Garden Club and send to
Erik Thorlaksson
P.O. Box 91422,
Santa Barbara, CA 93190

Menu choices:
Petit Filet
or
Shrimp and Avocado Salad

Dessert:
Chocolate Torte with Berries

 

 

Submitted by
Mina Thorlaksson

 


OTHER BUSINESS

Ray Kolbe is seeking help with his work on the Santa Monica Creek Trail beautification in Carpinteria. The work this session (July 10) will be solarizing portions of the trail not yet weeded and planted. Specifically, this means spreading mulch and plastic and securing it with sandbags and rocks.

The scheduled time on Wednesday, July 10 is 8:30AM to 4:30PM. Call for more details: (805) 705-3429.

Submitted by
Ray Kolbe