Calendar

February 2018
Saturday, February 3 – Garden Dreams: A Saturday with the Portage County UW-Extension MG
  Volunteers, Lettie W. Jensen Community Center, 487 N. Main St., Amherst, WI 54406, 8:30 a.m.–3 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday, February 3–4 – Orchid Quest 2018, Olbrich Botanical Gardens, Madison, WI
Tuesday, February 6 – Board Meeting at the Coughlin Center, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.
Friday-Sunday, February 9–11 – Wisconsin Public Television Garden Expo, Alliant Energy Center, Madison, WI
Saturday, February 10 – WCMGA Trip to WPT Madison Garden Expo, Madison, WI, 6:45 a.m.–7 p.m.
Monday, February 12 – Park View Flower Arranging, flowers from Pick N Save, in the Great Room, 1:30 p.m.
Tuesday, February 13 – Business Meeting at the Coughlin Center, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.
Saturday, February 17 – Winter Escape ~ Summer Dreams, LaSure's, Oshkosh, WI, 8 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Tuesday, February 20 – Education Committee Meeting at Benvenuto's, Oshkosh, WI, 5:30 p.m.

March 2018
Saturday—Sunday, March 3–4 – Orchid Magic, NEWOS Orchid Show, DoubleTree by Hilton, 123 E. Wisconsin Ave.,
   Neenah, WI, Sat. 10 a.m.–4 p.m., Sun. 10 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Tuesday, March 6 – Board Meeting at the Coughlin Center, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.
Saturday, March 10 – Manitowoc County Master Gardeners Talk: Kerry Ann Mendez, UW-Manitowoc Campus,
   705 Viebahn St., Manitowoc, WI, 9 a.m.–1 p.m. Contact Linda Gratz by phone 920-682-8373 or
   email llgratz47@gmail.com.
Monday, March 12 – Suburban Homesteading—Fertilizer: What, Where, Why, When & How; presented by
   Sheila Smith, Agronomist with the Winnebago County Land and Water Conservation Dept.; Neenah Public Library,
   6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, March 13 – Business Meeting at the Coughlin Center, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.
Monday, March 19 – Suburban Homesteading—Tree Selection, Planting and Maintenance; presented by
   Olivia Withun, Regional Urban Forestry Coordinator, Wisconsin DNR; Neenah Public Library, 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, March 20 – Project Lead Meeting at the Coughlin Center, Oshkosh, WI, 5:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 24 - Let's Get Green and Growing!, Columbia County Master Gardener Association, Rio High
  School, 411 Church St., Rio, WI - 9 a.m.–3 p.m.
Saturday, March 24 – A Day in the Garden, Fond du Lac Master Gardeners, UW Campus—Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac,
   WI, 8 a.m.–3:45 p.m.
Saturday, March 24 – Northern Lights Master Gardener Spring Garden Conference, UW—Marinette Campus,
   Marinette, WI, 8 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 24 - 2018 Garden Conference, Outagamie Master Gardener Assoc., Liberty Hall, Kimberly, WI,
   8:45 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Satuday, March 31 - Wild Ones Plant Sale Preorders Due. Pick up is Saturday, May 19, 9 a.m.–2 p.m.

April 2018
Monday, April 2 – Holistic Landscape Design: Considering Nature When Choosing Plants;
   presented by: Mark Konlock, Director of Horticulture, Green Bay Botanical Garden; Neenah Public Library, 2 p.m.
Tuesday, April 3 – Board Meeting at the Coughlin Center, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.
Monday, April 3 – Cottage Gardening in Wisconsin with Mark Konlock from the Green Bay Botanical Gardens,
   Neenah Public Library, Shattuck Community Room, 2 p.m.
Monday, April 9 – Suburban Homesteading—Basic Lawn and Landscape Care; presented by: Winnebago County
  Master Gardenters; Neenah Public Library, 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, April 10 – Business Meeting at the Coughlin Center, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.
Saturday, April __ – Spring Cleanup at the Prairie at Park View, 9 a.m.

May 2018
Tuesday, May 1 – Board Meeting at the Coughlin Center, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.
Saturday, May _ – Garlic Mustard Pull, Oshkosh North High Conservancy Park, behind the High School, 9 a.m.–12 noon
Sunday, May __ – Neenah Library Project Planting Day, Wis. Ave. Butterfly Garden, 12:30 p.m.
Tuesday, May 8 – Business Meeting at the Coughlin Center, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.
Friday–Saturday, May ___ –Fond du Lac Master Gardeners' Plant Sale, Fond du Lac County Fairgrounds Cow
   Palace, Fond du Lac, WI, Friday, noon–7 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.–noon
Monday, May 14 – Park View Flower Arranging, flowers from Pick N Save, in the Great Room, 1:30 p.m.
Saturday, May __ – Festival of Spring at the Paine, Paine Gardens, Oshkosh, WI, 9 a.m.–4 p.m.
Saturday, May 19 – Outagamie County Master Gardeners' Annual Plant Sale, 3365 W. Brewster St., Appleton, WI
Saturday, May 19 – Calumet County Master Gardeners' Annual Plant Sale, Calumet County Fairgrounds, Chilton, WI
Saturday, May 19 - Wild Ones Plant Sale Orders Pick Up, 9 a.m.–2 p.m.
Saturday, May __ – Waupaca County Master Gardeners Annual Spring Plant Sale, Waupaca County Fairgrounds,
   602 South Street, Weyauwega, WI, 8 a.m.–2 p.m.
Saturday, May __ – Waushara County Master Gardener Plant Sale, Waushara County Fairgrounds, 513 S. Fair Street,
   Wautoma, WI, 8 a.m.–12 noon
Saturday, May 26 – Door County Master Gardeners' Plant Sale, Peninsular Agricultural Research Station,
   4312 WI-42, Sturgeon Bay, WI, 9 a.m.–noon

June 2018
Saturdays – Oshkosh Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m., setup 7:30 a.m.
Tuesdays - Parkview Gardening, Noon
Tuesday, June 5 – Board Meeting at the Coughlin Center, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.
Tuesday, June 12 – Master Gardener Picnic at the Parkview Health Center—Great Room, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.
Saturday, June 16 – Outagamie Cty Master Gardeners Assoc. 9th Annual Garden Walk, Appleton Area,
  10 a.m.–4 p.m.
Saturday, June 23 – 2018 Garden Walk & Art Stroll, Waupaca Area.
Sunday, June 24 – Oshkosh Garden Club Garden Walk, Tickets may be purchased at Stuart's or online, Oshkosh,
  WI 12 noon–5 p.m.

July 2018
Saturdays – Oshkosh Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m., setup 7:30 a.m.
Tuesdays - Parkview Gardens, 1–4 p.m.
Wednesday - Garden Walk, 6 p.m.
Tuesday, July 3 – No Board Meeting
Saturday, July 14 – Door County Master Gardeners' Open House in "The Garden Door," Peninsular Agricultural
   Research Station, 4312 WI-42, Sturgeon Bay, WI
Monday, July 23 – Park View Flower Arranging, flowers from our gardens, in the Great Room, 1:30 p.m.
Wisconsin Master Gardener Association State Conference is combined with the regional conference Sept. 14-17.
Parkview's Fair – Park View Flower Arranging, Flowers for Their Fair—Making Many Bouquets, 1:30 p.m.

August 2018
Tuesdays - Parkview Gardens, 1–4 p.m.
Saturdays – Oshkosh Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m., setup 7:30 a.m.
Tuesday, August 7 – Board Meeting at the Coughlin Center, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.
Wednesday, August 2–Sunday, August 6 – Winnebago County Fair, Sunnyview Expo Center, Oshkosh, WI
Tuesday, August __ – Introduction to Master Gardener Program at the Coughlin Center, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.
Tuesday, August 14 – No Business Meeting, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.
Tuesday, August __ – Education Committee Meeting at Benvenuto's, Oshkosh, WI, 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday, August __ – Oshkosh Area Humane Society Garden Walk, Oshkosh, WI, 5–7 p.m.
Tuesday, August __ – Shattuck Park and Neenah Library Garden Walk, Neenah, WI, 5–7 p.m.

September 2018
Tuesdays - Parkview Gardens, 1–4 p.m.
Saturdays – Oshkosh Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m., setup 7:30 a.m.
Tuesday, September 1 – Membership Dues and Hours Forms are due
Tuesday, September 4 – Board Meeting at the Coughlin Center, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.
Tuesday, September __ – Basic Master Gardener Training Begins at the Coughlin Center, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.
Monday, September 10 – Park View Flower Arranging, flowers from our gardens, in the Great Room, 1:30 p.m.
Tuesday, September 11 – Business Meeting at the Coughlin Center, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.
Tuesday, September __ – Basic Master Gardener Training at the Coughlin Center, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.
Tuesday, September __ – Education Committee Meeting at Benvenuto's, Oshkosh, WI, 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday, September __ – Basic Master Gardener Training at the Coughlin Center, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.
Saturday, September __ – Park View Pairie Garden Cleanup, north end of Park View Campus (bring tools), 9 a.m.
Tuesday, September __ – Basic Master Gardener Training at the Coughlin Center, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.

October 2018
Tuesday, October __ – Basic Master Gardener Training at the Coughlin Center, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.
Tuesday, October 2 – Board Meeting at the Coughlin Center, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.
Saturday, October 6 – Oshkosh Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m., setup 7:30 a.m.
Tuesday, October __ – Basic Master Gardener Training at the Coughlin Center, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.
Tuesday, October 9 – Business Meeting at the Coughlin Center, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.
Saturday, October 13 – Oshkosh Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m., setup 7:30 a.m.
Tuesday, October __ – Education Committee Meeting at Benvenuto's, Oshkosh, WI, 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday, October __ – Basic Master Gardener Training at the Coughlin Center, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.
Tuesday, October __– Northeast Wisconsin Orchid Society Orchid Auction, Green Bay Botanical Garden, 7 p.m.
Saturday, October 20 – LAST Oshkosh Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m., setup 7:30 a.m.
Tuesday, October __ – Basic Master Gardener Training at the Coughlin Center, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.
Tuesday, October __ – Basic Master Gardener Training at the Coughlin Center, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.

November 2018
Saturday, November __ – Gardening for Gold, Dodge County Master Gardener Association fall symposium,
  Horicon Marsh Education Center, N7725 Hwy 28, Horicon, WI, 8:15 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Saturday, November __ – Buckthorn Removal, North High Conservancy Park, Oshkosh, 9 a.m.-noon
Tuesday, November 6 – Board Meeting at the Coughlin Center, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.
Tuesday, November __ – Basic Master Gardener Training at the Coughlin Center, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.
Saturday, November __ – Buckthorn Removal, North High Conservancy Park, Oshkosh, 9 a.m.-noon
Monday, November 12 – Park View Flower Arranging, flowers from Pick N Save, in the Great Room, 1:30 p.m.
Tuesday, November 13 – Business Meeting at the Coughlin Center, Elections, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.
Tuesday, November __ – Basic Master Gardener Training at the Coughlin Center, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.
Saturday, November __ – Buckthorn Removal, North High Conservancy Park, Oshkosh, 9 a.m.-noon
Tuesday, November __ – Basic Master Gardener Training at the Coughlin Center, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.
Tuesday, November __ – Education Committee Meeting at Benvenuto's, Oshkosh, WI, 5:30 p.m.
Saturday, November __ – Buckthorn Removal, North High Conservancy Park, Oshkosh, 9 a.m.-noon
Tuesday, November __ – RSVP to Awards Banquet

December 2018
Tuesday, December 4 – Winnebago County Master Gardeners Association Awards Banquet, LaSure's, Oshkosh, 6 p.m.

January 2019
Tuesday, January 8 – Board Meeting at the Coughlin Center, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.
Tuesday, January 15 – Business Meeting at the Coughlin Center, Oshkosh, WI, 6 p.m.
Saturday, January 12 – Eagle Days Along the Fox River, Mid-Winter Eagle Monitoring at designated sites
Tuesday, January __ – Education Committee Meeting at Benvenuto's, Oshkosh, WI, 5:30 p.m.
Friday-Saturday, January 19–20 – Garden Visions, North Central Master Gardeners, at Northcentral Technical
   College, 1000 W. Campus Drive, Wausau, WI, 8 a.m.–4 p.m.
Friday, January 18 to Sunday, January 20 – Winnegamie Home Builders Home and Outdoor Living Show
  at Sunnyview Expo, Oshkosh, WI, 2 workshops hosted by WCMGV (Pruning and Starting Seeds Indoors)
Saturday, January 19 – Eagle Days Along the Fox River, Various Eagle Education Programs
Saturday, January 26 – Eagle Days Along the Fox River, Various Eagle Education Programs
Saturday, January __ – Toward Harmony with Nature, Wild Ones 22nd Annual Conference, Oshkosh, WI

Monday, June 17–Friday, June 21 – 2019 International Master Gardener Conference, Valley Forge Casino Resort,
   Valley Forge, Pennsylvania
Saturday, July 20, 2019 – Manitowoc County Biannual Garden Walk, Manitowoc, WI, 9 a.m.–4 p.m., for more
   information call Linda Gratz at (920) 682-8373