2021 Presentations & Events
Our monthly meetings consist of a short business meeting followed by an educational presentation and then fellowship. The public is welcome!
Note: dates and times of meetings may change. Please check the home page for the correct date and time of the upcoming meeting.
Tuesday, January 12
(Board meeting at 10:30 a.m. - all members are invited)
"Yes You Can! You CAN Get Your Violets to Bloom in only 12 Weeks"
(In-depth 12 Week Schedule)
by GUEST SPEAKER - Joyce Stork
Joyce, an award-winning grower, author, and past president of AVSA, will present to us tips, tricks, and secrets to getting your violets to grow in only 12 weeks.
Tuesday, February 9
"African Violet Show 101"
by Sharon Shannon
What's the show all about? We'll discuss various aspects of the show, such as how to enter plants, different classes, how plants are judged, etc.
"Leaf Propagation Made Easy"
by Jennifer Espen
Jennifer will show us a quick and easy way to propagate our violets.
Council Rummage Sale
Tuesday, March 9
"Getting Ready for Show!"
Presented by JoEllen Bowden
JoEllen, a long time, award-winning grower and AVSA Senior Judge, will discuss how to get ready for show and will also give us some hints on what the judges look for. Bring your plants to enter into our informal mock show judged by our own AVSA judges.
Council Flower Show - Cancelled
Central NM Science & Engineering Research Challenge
Tuesday, April 13
"Last Minute Show Details"
By Sharon Shannon
Sharon, Show Chair, will discuss last minute prep for the show.