Our 2021-2022 meetings will start taking place in person- but please check your latest Bells & Slippers Newsletter if this should change back to Zoom meetings, and check our Home Page for last minute changes to location or date and times. Unless otherwise noted as a change, meetings are on the first Sunday of the month, from 12:00 - 4:00PM October thru June. We may not be allowed to setup for refreshments so anyone who wishes, can bring their lunch or drink in and mingle or check out plants for sale/adoption from 12 to 1PM. Little Show entries must be on the table ready for judging by 12:15 latest. The main presentation will start promptly at 1PM.
We will be meeting in person at:
Pompositticut (Stow) Community Center 509 Great Road Stow, MA 01775 Website
Sunday October 3, 2021 Karyn Cichocki will be presenting the program for this meeting
Sunday January 4, 2020 Achimenes Fest- Dee Stewart showed us Julie Mavity-Hudson's webinar on growing and showing achimenes. Dee described her own additional hints and tips. She brought many different rhizome varieties to share with our membership.
Sunday February 2, 2020 Bob Stewart will present "New Plants and New Names". There will be background information on a dozen or so assorted plants that are new to cultivation, or new to you, or have new names, or are simply different in some way. Live plants will be shown, and cuttings or small plants will be available for many of them.
Sunday March 1, 2020 Aspects of Pest Management - Stuart Hammer Sunday April 5, 2020 CANCELLED -- Stephen Maciejewski - Plant Travels in China
Sunday May 3, 2020 CANCELLEDAeschynanthus June 2020 CANCELLEDPotluck Picnic
June 30-July 4, 2020 CANCELLEDAnnual National Gesneriad Convention St. Petersburg, FL Click for info.
Saturday, Sunday September 19-20, 2020 CANCELLEDAnnual Gesneriad & Begonia Plant Show and Sale - Tower Hill Botanic Garden.
our monthly in person meetings will be held- 12 Noon to 4PM 1st Sunday of the month (October thru June) and unless otherwise noted in our newsletter, we will meet at the POMpositticut Community center, 509 Great Road (route 117) Stow, MA. 01775