…Fall 2019  Under Construction…

June 2019

June 4                 1:00                 Board Meeting, Clubhouse

June 10-13                                  Oregon State Federation of Garden, Convention at Running Y Ranch,  Klamath Falls

June 18                11:30             Lunch and EGC Officers, Hendricks Park, Native Plant Garden, Lunch by Lane Catering

  • Newsletter for more information
  • Sign up for Lane County Fair
  • Pay ECG Dues to Terry Eames

May 2019

May 7        1 pm                      Board Meeting, clubhouse

May 11      10am to 4pm       Garden Extravaganza Plant Sale, Key Bank parking lot, 1980 River Road.

May 16      1:30pm                Flower Arranging Class

May 21      11:30am               Monthly Meeting –Brown Bag Lunch
.                  12:00pm                  Business meeting, Horticultural Sharing
.                  1 pm                          Presentation “Weaving Spring Plants”
Join the Eugene Garden Club for “Weaving Spring Plants” with Marietta and Ernie O’Byrne, who have owned and managed an abundant, 1.5 acre country garden since the 1970s. They will be speaking about their book, “A Tapestry Garden,” in relation to their garden. This is an opportunity to learn about garden design, growing information and plant care tips from experts. Free; 541-688-6592.

May 23    11am                  Shelton McMurphy Johnson House gardening

April 30 – May 5               National Garden Club Convention, Biloxi, Mississippi


April 2019

April 2               1:00 pm      EGC Board Meeting
April 5-10                              Pacific Region of NGC Convention, Van Nuys, CA
April 10             1:30             EGC Veggie Growers Group
April 16                                   EGC Regular Meeting
April 18              1:30             Flower Arranging Class
April 25              11:00 am    Shelton McMurphey-Johnson House

March 2019

March 7 — 10                                     Lane County Spring Home & Garden Show Lane County Fair Grounds

March 19             11:30am              Field Trip to McKenzie River Nursery.  Bring your sack lunch.  After  the meeting you  can create a hanging basket or                                                                                sedum bowl.  Carpool  from the Garden Club.  Be prepared to pay $20 or more for your creation.

March 20              1:30 pm                 EGC Flower Arranging Class

March 22               9:30 am                Willamette District General Meeting
                                                                        Hosted by: Junction City Garden Club Garden

March 28               11:00 am               McMurphy–Johnson House

March 28               6-9 pm                   Plant Nerd Night –Plan to attend plant “Nerd” night. Doors open at 6pm and plant sale begins at 7pm.                                                                                         Free ticket to win a plant!   The four nurseries will be Johnson Brothers Garden Market, Doak Creek                                                   Native Plant Nursery, Shonnards Nursery and Gray’s Garden Center.

February 2019


February 5           1:00pm         Board Meeting, Clubhouse

February 19         9:30am         State Photo Pictures

                                11:30am        Regular Meeting Brown Bag Lunch

                               12:00pm        Business Meeting, Horticultural Sharing

                                  1:00pm        Program  “What a Sustainable Landscape Can Look Like” by Master Gardener Gwendolyn Scott.

February 20-24                         Northwest Flower & Garden Festival, Washington State Convention Center, Seattle, WA

February 21         1:30pm         EGC Flower Arranging Class

February 22         9:30am        Willamette District Board Meeting.   Hosted by the Eugene            Garden Club at the Clubhouse

February 28         11:00 am       Shelton-McMurphy-Johnson House gardening

January 2019

January 15         11:30am     Regular Meeting   Brown Bag Lunch                                  

                                 12:00pm     Business Meeting,  Horticultural Sharing

                                  1:00pm      Program: ‘Raptors of Oregon’ with Cascades Raptor Center

January 17           1:30pm       ECG Flower Arranging Class, Lane County Fairgrounds

January 18-20   11:00am     Shelton-McMurphy-Johnson House gardening 

January   TBD                          Clubhouse Cleaning

December 2018

December 1  9am to 1pm    –  Greens Sale    Thank you to our customers!

December 3   9am  Preschool Holiday Flower Arranging, Pearl Buck Center

December  18   11:30am   EGC Holiday Potluck    Members Only   Bring a dish or dessert to share.  Friends or family welcome.

December 20  1:30 EGC Flower Arranging Class  NO CLASS THIS MONTH


November 2018

November 20   10:00 am  Workshop  –  “Garden Tool Clean-Up”   with Jackie Getty, ECG Member

November 20   1:00pm   Program  –  “Let’s Go Native!  Native Trees and Shrubs”  with Lauren Grand,   Oregon State University.  She will show and discuss native trees and shrubs that  enhance large and  small  gardens.  Grand received her  undergraduate  degree from the University of California at  Berkley and her Master’s   degree in Forestry Resources from the University of  Washington.    Her  presentation , at 1 pm, follows the 12 noon Garden  Club meeting and sack lunch.  The   address is at the Garden Club, 1645  High St,  Eugene.   No charge.  The public is welcome.

November 15  1:30pm  EGC Flower Arranging Class

Various Dates in November      Cut and prepare greens for the greens sale


October 2018

October 16                   Regular meeting  –  Program: “Edible Landscaping” with Phil Gouy, president of One Green World Nursery, Portland


October 4                     Pumpkin Decorating Group at Junction City Retirement and Assisted Living

October 12 – 14           Lane County Home Improvements & Living Show, Lane County Fairgrounds

October 18                   EGC Flower Arranging Class, 1:30pm

October 26                  Willamette District General Meeting hosted by Cottage Grove Garden Club, Location TBA, time: 9:30am

October 27                    Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House gardening, 11  am

October 28                     Mushroom Festival, Mt Pisgah Arboretum, 10am -5 pm

September 2018

September 18             1:00 pm Program “Winterizing Your Garden” Jeff Choate, OSU Horticultural Agent Lane County

September 20             1:30 pm  EGC Flower Arranging Class

September 22             10 am-4 pm  Master Gardener Fall Festival. Emerald Park Rec., River Road Park & Recreation, Lake Drive, Eugene

September 22-23      10 am-5 pm OSFG Fall Garden Fair, Oregon Garden, Silverton, OR

September 27              11 am Shelton McMurphy Johnson House  gardening

September 28               9:30 Willamette District Board Meeting, hosted by Westside Garden Club, held at  Eugene Garden Club