UW Retirement Association

Hi-Lites Garden Interest Group

The Garden Club offers speakers and tours on topics of interest to the active gardener and the gardener at heart.

2017-2018 Schedule:

October 3: Tour of Kruckeberg Garden ($10/person entrance fee)
Docent-led tour

November 7: Current State of our Campus Trees
Speaker: Sara Shores, UW Urban Forest Specialist

December 5: Holiday Luncheon – Bring a friend!
University House at Wallingford, San Juan Room

January 2: TBA

February 6: What Are They Up To Now? Birds of Winter
Speaker: Connie Sidles, Union Bay Natural Area Bird Expert

March 6: Dwarf Conifers
Speaker: Susan Miller, WSU Extension Master Gardener

April 3: Vegetables in the Garden & Containers
Speaker: Swanson’s Nursery Staff Member (no-host lunch following, at Swanson’s cafe)

May 1: Kubota Garden Tour
Docent-led trou

June 5: Year-End Picnic at Tilth
Tilth Alliance – Seattle, at the Good Shepherd Center

For more information, contact Carrie Cone. The group collects $12/person/year to support speaker fees. Guests are always welcome.