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2024 CALENDAR

All reservations are handled by

Joy Hayes

timeonmyhands01@gmail.com

Telephone 832-276-4382

Make check payable to Garden Club of Lake Placid and mail to

PO Box 984

Lake Placid, NY 12946

                                                             

 

APRIL 8th                    SOLAR ECLIPSE VIEWING PARTY  1:30 – 5:00 PM

                                     At Heaven Hill Farm, 302 Bear Cub Lane, LP

                                     (This is a FUND RAISER for the garden club)

 

APRIL 13th                   ADK-Action VOLUNTEER DAY

                                     Saturday at 10:00–4:00 PM

                                     Help plant seedlings at the Uihlein Greenhouse,

                                     281 Bear Cub Road, LP

                                     Please contact Hannah Grall  to sign up                                                       

                                     hannah@adkaction.org

APRIL 16th                   GC BUSINESS MEETING

                                     Tuesday at 10:00 AM

                                     At The LP Beach House, 31 Parkside Drive, LP

                                     Will discuss and vote on the club’s budget and changes to the

                                     By-Laws and Constitution

MAY 1st                       “MAY-DAY” – OPENING MEETING LUNCHEON 

                                     Wednesday 12:00-2:00 PM at Mirror Lake Inn, 77 Mirror Lake Drive, LP

                                     With guest speaker LISA SALAMON, of ADK-Action with a

                                     presentation on Native Pollinator Plants (RSVP required - $10)

                                     ALL TABLE DECORATIONS and FLOWER POTS WERE DONATED BY

                                                     Pat Hofbauer and Joan Barton

 

MAY 4th                       LP VILLAGE CLEAN-UP Saturday 9:00 AM -12:00 PM

                                     *Rain date is May 11th” (Community Service) – Bring gloves

                                     You may Pre-Register at:  Karlan@adksc.org - OR – register

                                     that morning @ The Beach House, 31 Parkside Drive, LP

MAY 6th ??                  This will be a walking event at the HEAVEN HILL PRESERVE

                                     Monday 10:00 AM with our own ‘Member Tour Guide’, Gwen Williams 

                                     looking for “Spring Ephemeral Wildflowers.”

                                     They only appear for a very short time before the tree’s leaf out.

                                     THE DATE IS IN QUESTION ONLY AS

                                     Gwen monitors carefully when they are found.

                                     If the date must be changed, we will send out an EMAIL!

              

MAY 14th                     ADOPT-A-HIGHWAY, Tuesday 9:00 AM (Community Service)

                                     Meet at Simply Gourmet parking lot, 2099 Saranac Ave, LP

                                     Please bring gloves, wear long pants and sturdy shoes

MAY 16th                     TRIANGLE GARDEN, Thursday 4:00 PM

                                     Appetizers and half price cocktails after at 5:00 PM

                                     Sponsored by PLAYERS, 2405 Main Street, LP

MAY 22nd                    PURE PLACID CANDLE MAKING, Wednesday 5:00-7:00 PM

                                     2470 Main Street, LP – ($35) Come have fun learning and making

                                     a candle to take home! * RSVP* by Thursday, May 16th (BYOB)

MAY 28th                     ARBOR DAY at McKinley Park, LP, Tuesday 5:00 PM

JUNE 1st                     ADK-Action POLLINATOR FESTIVAL and PLANT SALE 

                                     Saturday 9:00-3:00 PM, At the Uihlein Greenhouse, 281 Bear Cub Road, LP

JUNE 2nd                    LAKE PLACID COMMUNITY DAY, Sunday 1:00-4:00 PM 

                                     At the Horse Show Grounds – FREE lunch, drinks, treats, music

                                     A FUN day for the entire community!

 

JUNE 6th                     TRIANGLE GARDEN, Thursday 4:00PM 

                                     Appetizers and half priced cocktails after at 5:00PM

                                     Sponsored by the Lake Placid Pub & Brewery, 813 Mirror Lake Dr.

JUNE 12th                   The UIHLEIN SUGAR MAPLE STATION of CORNELL UNIVERSIRTY

                                      A guided tour with Keith Otto, Maple production specialist.

                                      Wednesday 11:00 AM, 157 Bear Cub Road, LP, Keith will cover

                                      all aspects of maple production from tree tapping to the finished

                                      bottling. The tour is FREE with a sampling of syrup grades.

                                      (They do sell products if you choose to purchase cash,check,credit, vemo)

 

JUNE 20th                    TRIANGLE GARDEN, Thursday 4:00PM 

                                      Appetizers and half price cocktails after at 5:00 PM

                                      Sponsored by THE COTTAGE, 77 Mirror Lake Drive, LP

 

JUNE 25th                    ADOPT-A-HIGHWAY, Tuesday 9:00AM, (Community Service)

                                      Meet at Simply Gourmet parking lot, 2099 Saranac Ave, LP

                                      Please bring gloves, wear long pants and sturdy shoes

 

JUNE 26th                    PLANT SWAP and GUEST SPEAKER at JOIHN BROWN FARM

                                      Wednesday 5:00-7:00 PM, 115 John Brown Road, LP                                         

                                      This is our annual PLANT SWAP, so please bring a plant to trade.

                                       Also, please bring a HORS D’OEUVRES to share and BYOB!

                                      Our guest speaker, JOHN WINKLER, Chairman of the ‘LAKE PLACID

                                      DARK SKY COMMITTEE’ will be doing a very interesting and

                                      Informative presentation.  (Spouses are welcome)

JULY 4th                       The 4th of JULY PARADE down Main Street, Thursday

                                      Meet @ 4:00 on Parkside Drive where the parade is organized.

                                                    PARADE STARTS at 5:00 PM

                                      We will be marching with your own creation of a basket with flowers.

                                      (Hopefully we will have a beautifully decorated truck following us!)

                                      Of course, think RED WHITE and BLUE!  We will be passing out some

                                      candy and flower seeds (supplied by the club) .

                   

JULY ??                         A visit to ADIRONDACK VIEW LAVENDER FARM and

                                      WREATH MAKING WORKSHOP!  The date has not been determined by 

                                      the owner. She will advise me closer to the end of May. At that time, I

                                      shall advise all members and will then sign up. (Limited to 12, so it will

                                      be – first come basis.)  $15 - We will carpool from the parking lot at

                                      Marshalls in LP – More details regarding date and time to come!

 

JULY 17th                     A TOUR of WIGMORE GARDEN, Wednesday 11:00 AM

                                      A guided tour of a gorgeous PRIVATE garden in Saranac Lake.

                                      We shall meet at 10:00AM in the Marshalls parking lot to carpool.

                                      Please * RSVP * by Monday, July 15th

JULY 18th                     TRIANGLE GARDEN Thursday 4:00 PM 

                                      Appetizers and half price cocktails after at 5:00 PM

                                      Sponsored by The PICKLED PIG, 2639 Main Street, LP

 

AUGUST 8th                Garden Club ALL DAY TRIP, Thursday leaving LP @ 9:00 AM,

                                      Carpooling, heading to Ticonderoga with scheduled visits to:

                                                    JIM’S DAYLILIES - arriving for a 10:00 AM           

                                      We will have a colorful tour of over 325 varieties of daylilies!

                                      Then we head to FORT TICONDEROGA for a picnic lunch. (BYO)          

                                      At 1:00  PM, we will have a private BOAT TOUR on LAKE CHAMPLAIN.

                                      After the boat cruise, we then have a guided tour @ 2:45 PM of the

                                      ‘KING’s GARDEN’ on the grounds of the Fort. (We are also welcome

                                      to tour the Fort after the garden tour if we choose.)

                                      We have a LIMIT OF 30 people for the boat cruise.

                                      The cost of this entire day is $40.  YOU MUST *RSVP by AUGUST 1st

 

AUGUST 15th              TRIANGLE GARDEN, Thursday 4:00 PM 

                                      Appetizers and half price cocktails after at 5:00 PM

                                      Sponsored by The GRAND ADIRONDACK HOTEL on their

                                      “Cloudsplitter” Rooftop, at 2520 Main Street LP

AUGUST 25th              The END of SUMMER CELEBRATION at HEAVEN HILL FARM

                                      Sunday 5:00 – 7:00 PM.304 Bear Cub Lane, LP (Spouses welcome)

                                      Please BYOB and a plate of food or HORS D’OEUVRE to share.

                                      Must *RSVP by Monday, August 19th   

 

SEPTEMBER 12th        TERRARIUM MAKING Thursday 10:00 AM -12:00 PM

                                      At The HOT HOUSE, 50 Bay Blvd, Saranac Lake

                                      All materials are supplied. COST $30 * RSVP by Sept. 5th

 

SEPTEMBER 19th        TRIANGLE GARDEN Thursday 4:00 PM 

                                      Appetizers and half price cocktails after at 5:00 PM

                                      Sponsored by GENERATIONS TAP & GRILL, 2543 Main Street LP

 

SEPTEMBER 24th        ORDA TOUR EVENT, Tuesday, (More details to come)

                                      Visit the OLYMPIC SKI JUMP in AM, then tour VAN HOEVENBERG

                                      Enjoy lunch afterward @ Van Hoevenberg  (Brown Bag) ??

 

 

OCTOBER 9th             LUNCH at the new CAMBRIA HOTEL Wednesday 12:00 PM

                                      2127 Saranac Ave, LP.   Order off the menu and pay your own!

                                      Before lunch, please join us for a WALK on the PENINSULA TRAIL

                                      which is on Peninsula Way, just before (or after) Simply Gourmet.

                                      Meet at 10:45 AM

 

OCTOBER 15th           ADOPT-A- HIGHWAY, Tuesday 9:00 AM, (Community Service)

                                      Meet at Simply Gourmet parking lot, 2099 Saranac Ave, LP

                                      Bring gloves, wear long pants and sturdy shoes.  

OCTOBER 17th           TRIANGLE GARDEN, Thursday 4:00 PM 

                                      Appetizers and half price cocktails after at 5:00 PM

                                      Sponsored by LISA G’s @ 6125 Sentinel Road, LP

 

NOVEMBER 12th        Learn to PLANT BULBS FOR WINTER FORCING – this workshop is a

                                      ‘hands-on’ with our Pat Hofbauer @ 5:00-7:00 PM (Tuesday)

                                      WE WILL BE MAKING PLANTERS to take home                                                                                                      ALL materials will be supplied.

                                                     COST $15 – Bring gloves.

                                                     AND THEN ....

                                     “TRAVELS to the TULIP FIELDS of the LISSE REGIONS of the NETHERLANDS”

                                     Presentation by Alison Haas, who recently visited there!

                                     Location at LP Beach House, 31 Parkside Drive, LP * RSVP by October 30TH *

 

 

The WEEK OF NOVEMBER 18th, we will be making the VILLAGE HOLIDAY SWAGS.

We will update the exact day and time once it is determined.

         

DECEMBER CHRISTMAS/HOLIDAY CELEBRATION – yet to be scheduled.

@2024 Garden Club of Lake Placid

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