All general meetings are held at the State Bank of the Lakes (unless otherwise noted) 50 Commerce Dr., Grayslake, Illinois 60030 Registration: 6:30pm Meeting: 7:00pm Refreshments and Raffle Prizes at each meeting.
Monday, September 30, 2019 General Meeting
Program: "Should Cannabis Be In Your Medicine Cabinet?" Speaker: Janet Perry
Janet is the Outreach Coordinator at The Clinic in Mundelein. She will be presenting information about the benefits of medical marijuana, also covering some basics about cannabis itself, the medical application process and what to expect in 2020 when the use of marijuana becomes legal in Illinois.
New Fundraiser at Grayslake Park District
Dates: Thurs Oct 10 7-8:30pm or Tues Oct 15 9:30-11am Place: 240 Commerce Dr, Grayslake, Il
GGGC members will assist participants (who sign up thru the GLPD Fall Program Guide) to make an autumn decorated pumpkin centerpiece If interested in helping contact Nancy Musselman @ firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday, October 28, 2019 General Meeting
Program: "Vines for Northern Illinois Speaker: Sharon Yiesla
Sharon is the owner of Sharon Yiesla Horticultural Services as well as a plant knowledge specialist at the Morton Arboretum. Why add vines to your garden? They can add height to a small garden that can't expand outward. They can soften harsh lines and hide unattractive structures. They add beauty through their friut, flowers and foliage. Learn which vines would work in your landscape. We may even learn how to prune them!
Special Activity---Thursday, November 7, 2019--7pm Field trip to the McHenry Garden Club Holiday Floral Arrangement Show @ McHenry West High School. We will carpool to McHenry and have an early dinner at a local restaurant and then attend the show starting at 7pm. Professional floral designers create arrangements on stage in the school auditorium....your $12.00 entry ticket is a raffle ticket for a chance to win an arrangement. More details TBA
Monday, December 9, 2019 *8th Annual Holiday Potluck Dinner*
Byron Colby Barn 1561 Jones Point Rd, Grayslake, Il 60030
6:30pm Doors open ---7pm Dinner----Guests Welcome
Members with the last names starting w/letters listed, please bring a dish to pass: A-G Desserts H-O Entrees (to serve 6-8) P-Z Side dishes, appetizers, salads, friut, bread, cheeses, etc