Meeting Minutes: January 2016

Burnett Garden Club Meeting Minutes

Meeting Called to Order on Jan 14 2016 at 6:38 PM
Present at the meeting: Mary C, Mary G, Georgianne, Linnea, Pam, Rosemary and Dakotah, Lisa, Wanda, Rhonda, Sandy, Jennifer, Sandra, McKenzie
New member Rhonda Johnson was reintroduced with all present giving names and where we live.
Secretary’s Report from Dec 10, 2015. Secretary Kris H was not present. Since minutes for the last meeting were posted on the blog and no corrections or discussion of the minutes was forthcoming, Georgianne motioned to accept the minutes as posted, Pam second. The motion was carried.  The secretary’s report stands as written.
Treasurer’s Report from Dec 10, 2015, Jackie G, our Treasurer was not present. Balance as of Dec 10, 2015: $1975.73 offered by the president, Mary C
Committee Reports:
Community Planting – Pam - Sign garden is to be re-vamped. Kris H is heading this effort. Planning meeting pending Jan/Feb
Fairgrounds Planting – Lisa – No report
Plant Sale – Kris – Not present – No report
Tours – Becky – Not present – No report
Fair Float – Pam – No further progress
Grantoberfest – Georgianne – No further progress
Holiday in the Park – Lisa – Display as been removed.
Cookbook – Jackie – Not present – per Mary –recipes to Pam by March, email - preferred
Upcoming Events
Jan 9-March 13  - “Winter Flower Show” McNeely Conservatory – Como Park – St Paul
Jan 30 “All about Figs” – Olbrich Botanical Gardens – Madison
Jan 30-31  - “Orchid Quest” – Middleton
Feb 6 - “Ready, Set, Grow” – Eau Claire
Feb 18-21 – MN Home & Patio Show
Feb 26-28 – MN Home & Garden Show
April 1 – MSHS –“Spring Garden Gala” Vadnais Hgts
Next Meeting
Feb 11 @ 6:30 “Overview of Wine Making” – Virginia/Seamus Hennessey
Location Note – Smoland Prarie Farm (across from the Dairy)
Tonight’s Program/Refreshments:
Mary Charmoli “Malvern and Chelsea Flower Shows”
Old Business
Wooden Block Quilt – Lisa
We need 14 more wooden quilt blocks to be painted, meeting to be scheduled
Yearbooks – Mary
Correction have been made. Replacement pages will be inserted at each meeting
 New Business
Review/Update of bylaws and Constitution – Mary
Need meeting soon to tweak
Perhaps can combine with quilt block meeting – will schedule soon
Brag Time:Pam and Kris have been asked to speak at the Wilderness Fellowship Project  - 3/19 as part of Master gardeners. Anyone interested in helping out are welcome to join them.

Motion to adjournment was offered by Wanda and seconded by Rosemary.
The meeting was adjourned at approximately 7:20.
Mary C presented on the Chelsea and Malvern Flower Shows, refreshments provided by Mary C and Charlene


Meeting Reminder, January 14, Thursday 6:30 PM Room 115 Grantsburg High School

Happy New Year everyone!!

We will be meeting on Thursday, January 14, 6:30 PM, Room 115 Grantsburg High School for a slideshow presentation on the Chelsea and Malvern Flower Shows by Mary C

  • Bring seed catalogs to share to get us planning for spring!
  • Signup for Weeding schedule and Plant Sale
  • Refreshments: Charlene and Mary

Hope to see you all there!!

2014 Chelsea Flower Show


Happy New Year Everyone!

Kindly watch this video without fail, if you are flower lovers......
Posted by Girish Potdar on Wednesday, June 17, 2015