2021-2022

Club Calendar

tue mar 16 @ 7pm - General meeting

Program: Conner Smith, a Tree Arborist will discuss tree maintenance.
Contact: Laurie Unick

mon mar 29 @ 7pm - garden tour planning meeting

Contact: Bonnie Sherwood

sat apr 10 @ 10:30am • Garden Therapy, spring

Colors of Spring • Flower arranging activity. After a long, hard winter, it’s time to enjoy the beautiful colors of Spring.
Location: Mt. Alverno Assisted Living Center, Grand Street, Warwick
Contact: Mary Pohlman

tue apr 20 @ 7pm • general meeting

Program: “Seed starting basics and six common problems with seed starts” with Nicole Hixon. Nicole suggests we might want to have a member seed exchange at the end of the year.
Contact: Janice Morrell
Hostesses: Eileen Shea (C), Laurie Unick, Janice Geniti, Cathy Garofalo, Eleanor Falletta

sat apr 24 @ 11am (rain date 4/25) • community service

Pacem In Terris at Corner of Onderdonk and  Covered Bridge Roads.  WVG participate in Spring cleanup of this cultural center.
Contact: Pat Reinhardt

mon apr 26 @ 7pm - garden tour planning meeting

Contact: Bonnie Sherwood

fri apr 30 @ 11am - arbor day celebration

In collaboration with the Village & Town Tree Commissions WVG will host the planting of a tree in a Warwick neighborhood.
Contact: Pat Reinhardt

sat may 8, 15, 22 - Planting days for all gardens

Planting Days for all nine Community Gardens
Contact your garden chair for specifics.

tue may 18 @ 7pm - general meeting / garden tour review

Location: Outdoors, TBD
Hostesses: Nancy Arthur (C), Barbara Draimin, Karen Fisher, Norma Pantojas-Lennox, Bonnie Sherwood, Gay Wallenburg, Elaine Huang, Patti Leo

mon may 24 @ 7pm - garden tour planning meeting

Garden Tour Planning Meeting
Location: TBD
Contact: Bonnie Sherwood

wed jun 9 @ 9am - Day Trip to Innisfree in Millbrook, NY

Recognized as one of the world’s ten best gardens, Innisfree is known formally as a stroll garden designed by Lester Collins. Innisfree is a stunning quilt of meadows, waterfalls, retaining walls, flowers, ponds, streams and terraces with 185 acres to explore. It merges the essence of Modernist and Romantic ideas with traditional Chinese and Japanese garden design principles. 
Contact: Ginny Adams

sat jun 12 @ 10:30am - Garden Therapy: Summer’s Coming

What better way to welcome summer than with a beautiful flower arrangement.
Location: Mt. Alverno Assisted Living Center, Grand Street, Warwick
Contact: Mary Pohlman

tue jun 15 @ 7pm - General Meeting, Meet & Greet the Garden Tour Homeowners

Welcome the homeowners and final planning of annual garden tour. All members are requested to attend.
Location: TBD
Contact: Bonnie Sherwood
Hostesses: Janet Hauser (C), Ginny Adams, Ana Hirsch. Nilda Ramos, Pat Reinhardt, Mary Berrigan, Phyllis Briller, Marcela Gross, Rosemary Solomon, Karen Simmons

mon jun 21 @ 7pm - garden tour planning meeting

Garden Tour Planning Meeting
Location: TBD
Contact: Bonnie Sherwood

sat jul 10 @ 9am - 4pm (Rain Date Jul 11) - Garden Tour

Warwick Valley Gardeners 27th Annual Countryside Garden Tour
Fundraising event to benefit community programs and the maintenance of nine gardens throughout the town of Warwick. Tour numerous spectacular selected area gardens.
Contact: Bonnie Sherwood

sat jul 10 @ 6pm -After Tour Party

Celebration dinner and dancing thanking the homeowners & members for their hard work.
Home of Heather & Matthew Potter
Contact: Pat Reinhardt

sat jul 20 @ 7pm - General Meeting + YOGA

Yoga for Gardeners with Margaret JohnsonMargaret will offer a series of yoga poses geared to keeping gardeners strong and flexible! Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a mat or towel and a cushion.
Contact: Mary Berrigan
Location: Warwick Town Hall Senior Center, Kings Highway, Warwick, NY
Hostesses: Patti Dooley (C), Mary Bollenbach, Helene Mickowski, Dolores Gaspari, Nicole Hixon, Janice Morrell, Haydee Lastra-Atkins (Will Sub, If Needed)

Sat Aug 7 @ 10:30am - Garden Therapy: “Gifts from Our Gardens”

Share flowers from members’ gardens with Mt. Alverno residents.
Location: Mt. Alverno Assisted Living Center, Grand Street, Warwick
Contact: Mary Pohlman

Tue Sep 21 @ 7pm - Wine and Cheese Membership Drive

Location: Warwick Historical Society, Buckbee Center
Contact: Laurie Unick
Hostesses: Janice Ashe (C), Shawn Ashe, Barbara Katz, Bianca Sabogal, Kathy White, Liz Holda, Eileen Marcos, Marge Smith

Fri Oct 8 @ 10am - 4pm - Barn Sale: A Fundraising Event

Location: 172 Union Corners Road, Warwick, NY
Committee must be available the week of Oct. 4th-8th for setup and Oct. 10th after 4 pm for clean-up. After Sale Pickup will be on Oct. 12, Tuesday by Veteran’s Organization.
Contact: Marcela Gross, Laurie Unick

Sat Oct 9 @ 9am - 4pm - Barn Sale: A Fundraising Event

Location: 172 Union Corners Road, Warwick, NY
Committee must be available the week of Oct. 4th-8th for setup and Oct. 10th after 4 pm for clean-up. After Sale Pickup will be on Oct. 12, Tuesday by Veteran’s Organization.
Contact: Marcela Gross, Laurie Unick

Sun Oct 10 @ 9am - 6pm - Barn Sale: A Fundraising Event

Location: 172 Union Corners Road, Warwick, NY
Committee must be available the week of Oct. 4th-8th for setup and Oct. 10th after 4 pm for clean-up. After Sale Pickup will be on Oct. 12, Tuesday by Veteran’s Organization.
Contact: Marcela Gross, Laurie Unick

Thu Oct 14 @ 9am - Member Only Day Trip: Allendale Celery Farm and Rohsler’s Garden Center

We’ll do an easy, flat one-mile hike around the Allendale Celery Farm, a beautiful nature preserve in Bergen County. The path surrounds a lake with several observation decks from which we’ll observe the flora and fauna. A few blocks away is Rohsler’s Garden Center, voted Best in Bergen County for several years in a row. We’ll spend some time there exploring hundreds of plants, flowers, and landscaping ideas. It’s impossible to go home empty-handed! Our third and last stop in Allendale will be for lunch, TBD. Allendale can be muddy so bring some boots if you like.
Contact: Kathryn Ives

Tue Oct 19 @ 6pm - Hand's On Foraging

Location: AGRISCULPTURE Studios, 17 County Route 1A, Warwick
Time: 6:00 pm
Program: Early birds’ hands-on foraging for wild organic food, led by Amy Lewis Sweetman on the Sweetman Dairy Farm, through private fields and stream. Sturdy and waterproof footwear recommended. 7:00 pm: Presentation on Foraging Wild Organic Food in our areaOutdoors, bring a folding chair and weather appropriate dress.
Contact: Phyllis Briller
Hostesses: Camille Tanzella (C), Kathryn Ives, Amy Lewis Sweetman, Ginger Schmidt, Betsy Bowes, Jim Bowes, Bettye Hill

Sat Oct 23 @ 10:30am - Garden Therapy: “shades of autumn”

Residents harness the shades of fall to create a flower arrangement.
Location: Mt. Alverno Assisted Living Center, Grand Street, Warwick
Contact: Mary Pohlman

Sat Nov 6 and/or Sat Nov 13 @ 9:30am - 1:30pm - Holiday Project Workshop

Assemble and organize swags, wreaths, and theme-determined decorations for installation.
Contact: Laurie Unick

Nov 15 week, @ 9:30am - 3pm - Holiday Project Installation

One full, nice friendly weather day to decorate the green.
Location: Railroad Green Park
Contact: Laurie Unick

Tue Nov 16 @ 7PM - Holiday Hands-on Workshop

Location: Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 95 Kings Hwy, Warwick, NY
Thanksgiving centerpieces with Amy Sliter of Corwin’s – Members will create a unique Holiday floral centerpiece to gift or take home.
Contact: Camille Tanzella
Hostesses: Deanne Singer (C), Laura Capps, Martha Davis, Eileen De La Mota, Mabe Glanzman, Ellie Nye, Heather Potter, Matthew Potter, Mary Sellers

Sat Nov 20 @ 6PM - Holiday Project: Lighting of the Green, Railroad Avenue

Lighting of the Green, Railroad Avenue Warwick Valley Gardeners decorate the park for the holidays. Join us in the celebration and lighting of the Green. Holiday party to follow at Warwick Historical Society.
Location:
Railroad Green, Historical Society
Contact: Laurie Unick

Sat Dec 18 @ 10:30am - Garden therapy: "Christmas Joy"

Team members and residents create an arrangement using seasonal greens, berries and flowers to create a beautiful display that they can enjoy or give as a gift.
Location: Mt. Alverno Assisted Living Center, Grand Street, Warwick
Contact: Mary Pohlman

HAPPY NEW YEAR 2022!

Tue Jan 19 @ 7PM - PRESIDENT'S MEETING

Committee reports and budget presentations.
Location: Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 95 Kings Hwy, Warwick 
Contact: Laurie Unick, President
Hostesses: Linda Stambaugh (C), Mary Pohlman, Inga Spence, Dorothy Haupt, Ursula Brown, Kristine Kent

Sat feb 12 @ 10:30am - Garden therapy: "Valentine's Day"

Sharing the love at Mount Alverno.
Location: Mt. Alverno Assisted Living Center, Grand Street, Warwick
Contact: Mary Pohlman

Sat Mar 5 @ 11:30am - Spring Luncheon

Annual Spring Luncheon, program TBD. Installation of new officers.
Location: Landmark Inn
Contact: Inga Spence

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