Meetings

Richmond Friends Meeting

Our club meetings are generally held the first Saturday of each month at 10am at The Richmond Friends Meeting, 4500 Kensington Avenue, Richmond, Virginia 23221-1827.
We do not meet in July or August. Our September meeting is held the Saturday following Labor Day.  Feel free to join us. We love visitors.

Our meetings begin with club business. We take a short break for refreshments followed by a program.
**Here is our tentative meeting schedule.  Some programs may change at the last minute due to a presenter unable to come or due to extremely bad weather conditions.

September 9, 2017 –  Hands on Repotting Clinic: Repotting your violets, potting up leaves, and what to do with all those babies. What do you do differently whenever repotting trailers?  This will be a hands on program. Supplies will be provided.

October 7, 2017 – Species and Trailers: What’s the difference? We have several DVD programs to share.  Several examples of trailers and of species will be exhibited.

November 4, 2017 – Laurene Jones from Northern Virginia will present a program on Ph Problems in our water and soil.  After her presentation have your questions ready to talk about culture and growing problems.

December 2, 2017 – “Annual Holiday Covered Dish Luncheon” and Silent Auction

January 6, 2018 – Sharon Long will present a program on How to Create a Design using a Violet Plant

February 3, 2018 – Members’ Mini Violet Show

March 3, 2018 – Jim Roberts from Northern Virginia will present a program on some of the most common Gesnariads grown

April 7, 2018  –  Barbara Greenwald will present a program on Getting Prepared for Our Show and Sale

May 5, 2018 – Barbara Stewart will present a program on Pests Problems and How You Can Treat for Them

June 2, 2018 – Club Open House at the Friends Meeting, 4500 Kensington Ave, Richmond, 23221