Programs 2022-2023

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Our Monthly Meetings and Programs are free and open to the public. Meetings and Programs are the 1st Wednesday of each month, September – May 10am, 9:30am Coffee Social and Plant Exchange / Sale.

SAGC Monthly Meeting

 

Wednesday, September 7, 2022

9:30 a.m. Plant Exchange and Morning Coffee

10:00 a.m. Business Meeting

10:15 a.m. Program: “What's New with San Antonio Parks & Using Native Plants”

Mark Lawson, SA Parks and Recreation Operations Manager

Will Give Away Free Plants

Hostesses: Castle Hills Garden Club

San Antonio Conservation Society

Gardening Volunteers of South Texas

SAGC Monthly Meeting

 

Wednesday, October 5, 2022

9:30 a.m. Plant Exchange and Morning Coffee

10:00 a.m. Business Meeting

10:15 a.m. Program: “Fire Safety in your Landscape, Yard and Home”

San Antonio Fire Department

Hostesses: Windcrest Garden Club

Alamo Orchid Society

Alamo Heights Terrell Hills Garden Club

Fall Floral Design School 2022

November 1, November 22

 12 Noon-2:00 PM

$35 per class

Fees include containers, fresh flowers and greenery to take home a finished project each class. 

Make your reservations at SAGC 210 824-9981

SAGC Monthly Meeting

 

Wednesday, November 2, 2022

9:30 a.m. Plant Exchange, Morning Coffee

10:00 a.m. Business Meeting

10:15 a.m. Program: “Mahncke Park Community Garden—All about the Gardens and Planting Tips”

Hostesses: *Terrell Heights Garden Club

San Antonio Herb Society

Lantana Garden Club

OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHEER

November 28, 29, 2022 - 9 am

Learn to make wreaths, table pieces, bows and children's gift baskets/bags.

Donations are welcome for this event.

PICTURES WITH SANTA

Sunday, December 4, 2022 - 3pm—5:30pm

Free Admission - Open to the public.

Bring your kids, grandkids and a camera; or purchase portraits from our professional photographer.

“Holiday Market and Social” and Shopping

Wednesday, December 7, 2022 - 10:00 a.m.

Holiday Market and Social and Shopping 

Hostesses: *San Antonio Garden Center Board

San Antonio Rose Society

Gem & Mineral Society

SAGC Monthly Meeting

 

Wednesday, January 4, 2023:

9:30 a.m. Plant Exchange and Morning Coffee

10:00 a.m. Business Meeting

10:15 a.m. Program: “Butterflies of Bexar County”

Presented by Zachery Tonzeitch, Professor at UTSA

Hostesses: San Antonio Judges Council

Laurel Heights Garden Club

San Antonio Cactus & Xerophyte Society

Spring Floral Design School 2023

January 3 and January 24

Tuesdays, 12 Noon-2:00 PM

$35 per class

Fees include containers, fresh flowers and green-ery to take home a finished project each class.

Make your reservations at SAGC 210 824-9981

SAGC Monthly Meeting

 

Wednesday, February 1, 2023:

9:30 a.m. Plant Exchange and Morning Coffee

10:00 a.m. Business Meeting

10:15 a.m. Program: “Terrestrial Orchids”

Luis Valdez, President of SA Orchid Society

 

Hostesses: Holly Garden Club

Fiber Artists of San Antonio

San Antonio Orchid Society

SAGC SCHOLARSHIP LUNCHEON, FASHION SHOW & Silent Charity Auction

Tuesday, February 7, 2023 - 11:00 am—2:00 pm

“Gardening for Leaders”

Scholarships for Texas A&M and Palo Alto College in the fields of Horticulture, Botany, Environmental Science and related studies.

New this year is the Mary Irish Memorial Scholarship Fund

For reservations please call SAGC 210 824-9981

SAGC Monthly Meeting

 

Wednesday, March 1, 2023:

9:30 a.m. Plant Exchange and Morning Coffee

10:00 a.m. Business Meeting

10:15 a.m. Program: “Ikebana Leaf Manipulation”

Amira Matsuda, Director of Sogetsu Dallas Branch

 

Hostesses: Prickly Pear Garden Club

Bexar County Master Gardeners

Ikebana International

 

SAGC ANNUAL PLANT SALE:

Saturday, March 18, 2023

9am-4pm

SET UP MARCH 16 & 17

Volunteer to have a fun time

Contact Co-Chairs Pat Schultze or Peggy Jones

“Where flowers bloom, so does hope.”

Lady Bird Johnson

SAGC ANNUAL FLOWER SHOW

Theme: “The Wizard of OZ”

Monday, April 3, 2023

Judging 9 am—12 Noon

Open to the public 1 - 4 pm

Tuesday, April 4, 2023 - 10 am—4 pm

Show includes floral design, horticulture and photography presented by the San Antonio Council of Nationally Accredited Flower Show Judges

SAGC Monthly Meeting

 

Wednesday, April 5, 2023:

9:30 a.m. Plant Exchange and Morning Coffee

10:00 a.m. Business Meeting

10:15 a.m. Program: “Making Fiesta Flowers”

By Virginia Gonzales

Learn the art of making Fiesta Flowers. 

 

Hostesses: *Rock ‘N Oaks Garden Club

Whispering Oaks Garden Club

Live Oak Garden Club

SAGC Monthly Meeting

 

Wednesday, May 3, 2023:

9:30 a.m. Plant Exchange and Morning Coffee

10:00 a.m. Business Meeting

10:15 a.m. Program: “Mothers Day Celebration with a Mariachi Performance”

& Installation of 2023-2024 Officers

Hostesses: *SAGC Gardeners at Large

Live Oak Village Garden Club

Men’s Garden Club