Minutes of the Historic Pullman Garden Club

Pullman Garden ClubWed, Nov 1, 12:23 PM (3 days ago)
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Historic Pullman Garden Club Membership Meeting 

HPGC Membership Meeting 11.1.2023

Present: Beverly Ash-Larson, Lorraine C. Brochu, Andy Bullen, Linda Bullen, Rebecca Conant, Arlene Echols, Anna Fillmore, Sue James, Nancy Johnson, Annie Lira, Lynn Smith, Harriet Watson, Norma Zarris

The meeting convened at 7:05 pm.

The minutes of Oct. 4 were read approved. m/s/p AE/NZ. 

Mulch: Andy thanked all who helped move the mulch pile to Gateway and distribute it there.

Nominating committee: Lynn S. Offered to chair. Members interested in serving as officers should contact her.

Garage move: Nov. 12 at 10 set for the move. Norma offered up to $300 for the purchase of shelves. There are still some things in Norma’s basement that need to be moved.

Motion to have Andy send Keep America Beautiful a letter expressing our interest in membership in their project. m/s/p LCB/BAL

Winter lecture series: suggestions included 

  • pruning (Rebecca has a contact for city trees)
  • sun sensitive plants (Arlene said Jean Gladstone is knowledgeable)
  • Gotham Greens (Anna will approach them).

Discussion: Lynn posed the possibility of having a series of educational events or workshop in lieu of an annual Garden Walk.

Announcement: Rats 101 seminar. Andy has contact info.

Motion to adjourn at 7:51 pm. m/s/p AE/LS/AL


Lorraine Brochu, Secretary