Gardening Partners

of Dickson County


July 2022 Meeting

Tuesday, July 12th at 6 pm.

Location: Tennessee College of Applied Technology 740 Hwy 46S (across from Lowe’s)

Monthly meeting of Gardening Partners begins with an add-a-dish meal, followed by a short business meeting and a guest lecture. All members and adult guests are encouraged to attend.

Guest speaker: Rosemary Chamberlain presenting ‘Gardening for Monarchs’. Rosemary is a long-time Gardening Partners member as well as a Retired RN, Certified Tennessee Naturalist for 8 years, Member of the Tennessee Naturalist Program, Board member Tennessee Bluebird Society, Member North American Bluebird Society and Member North American Butterfly Association
She and her husband put up 30 bluebird boxes out at Montgomery Bell State Park 8 years ago and monitor them during nesting season. There are 13 bluebird boxes and 3 Monarch Waystations on their property in Dickson.
She participates with Monarch Watch in butterfly counting, raising, and tagging monarchs for the last 6 years and has given several bluebird and monarch presentations to various garden and bird clubs and churches.



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Gardening Partners March Meeting

March 26th from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

Monthly meeting to be held at Restoration Church 503 Henslee Dr, Dickson. Adult guests and prospective members are welcome.
Short business meeting and then we will cover the topics: Botanical Latin, Nursery Pots & Labels, and Tree Planting. A demonstration for Tree Planting will be held outdoors following the lectures.
Social hour to follow – members bringing food dishes should remember that we will eat at the end so choose dishes accordingly.