Welcome to Ackworth Garden Club
2017 Meetings
January 2511:00 AMAnnett Nature CenterBats presented by Carly Kalina
February 2211:00 AMAnnett Nature CenterFritillary Caterpillars & Butterflies presented by Nathan Brockman from Reiman Gardens
March 2211:00 AMAnnett Nature Center
  • Identifying Bird Songs pesented by Bobbi Schrader with Kellogg Garden Center
  • Bring flower or vegetable seeds for the Southeast Asia seed project
  • Bring garden related items for Silent Auction
April 2611:30 AMTed Lare's Barn (2701 Cumming Ave., West Des Moines)
  • 10:00 AM Clean-up Day at various locations:
    • Ackworth Church grounds
    • Indianola Dog Park
    • Pink Garden in Milo
    • Warren Co. Fairgrounds flower beds
    • Randleman House in Carlisle
  • Woodland Recycled Craft: Make a Dove Nest (bring pruners)
  • If you have seeds that you have saved and would like to share or trade with others please bring them
May 2010:00 AMWarren County Administration Bldg.Annual Plant Auction (see link above)
May 241:00 PMBusy Bee Garden Center (5901 U.S. Highway 65-69)What's New for 2017 presented by Chelsey Sodor
June 2811:00 AMBessie Spaur Butterfly Garden (Knoxville exit 62 to Hwy 14 North just south of hospital) Tour/Program presented by Knoxville Garden Club
July 1911:00 AMAnnett Nature CenterTravels with Lynda presented by Lynda Richards
AugustNo meeting - Enjoy the Iowa State Fair
September 2711:00 AMWallace Center (2773 290th St, Orient IA)Program and Tour (weather permitting) presented by Lisa Swanson
October 2511:00 AMAnnett Nature CenterAll Things Apple presented by Steve Wainwright (aka Johnny Appleseed)
November 1511:00 AMAnnett Nature CenterLet's Make Some Natural Holiday Decorations by Melissa Peterson with Ted Lare's Garden Center
December 611:00 AMAnnett Nature CenterChristmas party with optional $10 gift exchange.