Tag: Sun Lakes Garden Club

Live Meeting with Doug Jones

Doug Jones

Starla Kramer The Sun Lakes Garden Club welcomes Doug Jones, speaking on Exotic Fruits. Doug is the President of the Arizona Chapter of the California Exotic Fruit Growers. Doug lives in Mesa, Ariz., on acreage and grows an amazing assortment of fruits. He spoke to the club in 2017, and he brought mangos and other…

Desert Sage Herbs Tour

Brittney Sounart

Starla Kramer The Sun Lakes Garden Club meets all year on the third Tuesday of the month. Members are staying connected through monthly live ZOOM computer meetings, virtual field trips, and a 10-page monthly newsletter with photos of members’ gardens and activities. Newsletters are available to the public at SunLakesGardenClub.org. On July 21, members will…

Sun Lakes Garden Club

Starla Kramer The Sun Lakes Garden Club meets all year on the third Tuesday of the month. Members are all staying connected through monthly Zoom computer meetings, virtual field trips, and a 10-page monthly newsletter with photos of members’ gardens and activities. The May meeting was a videotaped private tour of Moon Valley Nursery by…

The Sun Lakes Garden Club Keeps on Growing!

Starla Kramer Members enjoy amazing field trips and excellent speakers every month. One of the two January field trips was a private tour of the historic Arizona Biltmore Hotel and the beautiful grounds and gardens built in 1929. The hotel has hosted every president since President Truman and many celebrities including Marilyn Monroe and Clark…

Learning more about the birds and the bees

Starla Kramer Last fall, the Sun Lakes Garden Club learned all about “Bees and other Pollinators” from a Master Gardener. In April, the members are looking forward to learning about the Birds from Jack Holloway, an outdoor and wildlife enthusiast. Jack’s interest in nature began as a little kid who tried to catch anything that…