Past President Bill Brandt speaking on “Growing Fruit in your Backyard”

Organic Garden Club Meetings

January 18, 2022: Meeting: Mark Mooring, Buon Gusto Farms, James Hines, Sierra Club wildlife campaign manager, Bill Brandt, Backyard Orchard on Zoom

February 22, 2022: Meeting: David White, the Soil Doctor; John Brooks, “Thousand Oaks Go Green”; Samantha Blake, “Planting by the Moon”on Zoom

March 22, 2022 Meeting: Arnold Bernstein, “Growing Apple Trees in Malibu”, Charles J. Malki, “IV Organics”on Zoom

April 26, 2022 Meeting: Mike Roberts “Baby Root Farm”

May 24, 2022 Meeting: Susan Cousineau and Laine Mactague, “Farm Ecologist”

June 28, 2022 Meeting: Bryan Castro “Bryan’s Bees”; Laura Erlig, “One Spark Academy”

July 26, 2022 Meeting: Summer Potluck Picnic

August 23, 2022 Meeting: John Brooks: “Lawn Replacement and Grey Water

September 27, 2022 Meeting: Antonio Sanchez – “Native Plants

October 25, 2022 Meeting: Christopher Fiorello and Mauri Trimmer, “Ventura County Senior Nutrition Garden

November 15, 2022 – Arianna Bozzolo and Tony de Veyra, ” Rodale Institute’s California Organic Center”

Our monthly meetings are usually held on the fourth Tuesday of each month from 6 – 8 pm in the Newbury Park Branch Library conference room. We meet monthly all year. Please see our home page for the exact date.

Our T-shirts are available for purchase at our meetings.

California Garden Clubs, Pacific Region Garden Clubs, and Channel Island District Meetings

May 18, 2022: Channel Islands District Luncheon, Ojai Garden Club, Soule Park Golf Course Club House, Ojai, CA

June 6 – 10, 2022: California Garden Clubs Convention,  Handlery Hotel, San Diego, CA

October 22, 2022: Channel Islands District Meeting, CSUCI University Glen Community Center, Camarillo, CA

The Organic Garden Club of Ventura County was awarded the National Garden Club 20 year award by our Channel Island District Director, Linda Malone. We also won the California Garden Clubs Blue Ribbon Certificate!