2018 Calendar of Events

All events are held at the Lake Summerset Lodge unless otherwise noted. All presentations will occur after the scheduled business meeting.
9 Monday
1:00 p.m.
Business Meeting at the Lodge
Planning for upcoming year and Spring Plant Sale
12 Saturday
8:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
2017 Greenhouse Plant Sale
at LS Maintenance Garage (East Gate)

– Large selection of annuals, hanging baskets and herbs
– No pre-orders required
11 Monday
1:00 p.m.
Business Meeting
Presentation: by Arborist Lant Huntley
25 Monday
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
2018 Garden Walk

Free, self-guided tour of Lake Summerset home gardens
Pick up a map at LS Lodge at 9:00 a.m. • Rain or shine
  12:00 noon – 1:30 p.m. Luncheon
A picnic lunch will be served. Tickets are S10 and will be available from Judy Hewitt or at the Garden club meeting on June 11.

Leave lodge at 9:30 a.m.
Return approx. 2:30 p.m.

Trip to Highland Community College, Freeport

Tour of Don Opel Regional Arboretum

Lunch at Imperial Palace, Freeport

13 Monday
9:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Trip to Olbrich Gardens, Madison Wisconsin

Lunch at Red Robin, Madison


8:00 a.m. for members, 9 a.m. for all others until sold out

Annual Fall Plant Sale

At Lake Summerset Office/Main Entrance. Mums $8 • Red Grass $6 • Asters $5 • Ornamental Kale $3 • Celosia $3

10 Monday
1:00 p.m.
Business Meeting
Presentation: by Wilma Faerber on Herbs
8 Monday
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Trip to Tour of Anderson Japanese Gardens $10 admission

Lunch at the gardens; each attendee will pay for what they order there.

12 Monday
5:00 p.m.
Potluck Dinner and Installation of Officers
10 Monday
Christmas Luncheon & Year In Review
Hoffman House, Rockford, IL

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