|Beautification * Conservation * Education|
Welcome to the Garden Club!
Do you like to garden?
Are you interested in home landscape and the environment?
It’s more fun sharing your gardening experiences and learning from others.
Make new friends and acquire new skills.
You are invited to join us as we “revive” the Lake Carroll Garden Club where you can learn about beautifying your surroundings through gardening.
Come Join Us!
Our Mission is to:
• Welcome and encourage all gardeners
• Provide education, resources, and opportunities
• Promote sustainable gardening practices, including birds and butterflies
• Share personal experiences in gardening
• Promote a love of gardening
We meet on the 1st Thursday of each month March through October at
1 p.m. at the Lodge
For more information, contact University of IL Extension Master Gardners: Helen Sykora at 815-493-2074 or Lana Soldat at 815-499-5481.
“To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow.” -Audrey Hepburn
“Gardening adds years to your life and life to your years.” -Unknown
July 4 - No Meeting. Happy 4th of July!
August 1 - Garden Trek & Talk
The Lake Carroll Garden Club will be touring some lovely, private gardens across Lake Carroll. On this tour you will see everything from sunny perennial gardens, woodland gardens, prairie/pollinator gardens, shade gardens, a rain garden and raised bed gardens.
Wear comfortable shoes and be prepared to be delighted as we see "beyond the garden gate"!
[Meet at the Lodge at 1 p.m. for this Trek/Talk garden tour]
September 5 - Fall Garden Care...tips from Master Gardeners
October 3 - TBA