We are excited to announce the lineup of next seasons’ speakers. World-class presenters from all over the country will share their expertise on varied topics. Please mark your calendars and be sure to attend each general meeting on the second Friday of the month from September through May.
Author and award-winning journalist Chris Epting is one of the hosts of the new documentary series on the Reelz TV Network called “It Happened Here”, which traces little-known landmarks and hidden pop culture histories around America. He will have a special presentation for us on Orange County that will reveal many things from right here in the OC, from movies to music to baseball and lots more, including some incredible stories about the history right here in our own back yard. http://chrisepting.com/
Go Herbal and learn all the multi uses of herbs. Landscaping, fragrance, healing, edible flowers, seasoning and cut flower abundance. What is the best oregano variety for cut flowers? How about fennel for attracting butterflies or parsley as a flower border? Discover something new and useful about the herbs in your garden. Start with their beauty in the landscape and then discover ways to use them. Create culinary treats, body care products, and household remedies. Growing hints, landscape design ideas, and recipe ideas will be included. http://www.thecreativegardener.com/
Kent’s Bromeliad Nursery, Vista, Ca
Larry will teach us the basic care of bromeliads and share his knowledge of these amazing and beautiful plants. He will have a little “Bromeliad Garden Combo” contest for three lucky contestants. He will answer member questions after his talk. http://www.kentsbromeliad.com