November Meeting - From Vienna to the Triangle: A North Carolina Horticulturist's Austrian Roots with Kata Kress Wallace
Nov
6
10:30 AM10:30

November Meeting - From Vienna to the Triangle: A North Carolina Horticulturist's Austrian Roots with Kata Kress Wallace

Ways & Means: All Fall bulb orders will be available for pick up at the General Meeting.

Regular Lunch: Turkey breast with stuffing/gravy, mixed greens salad, baked sweet potato, collard greens, rolls, desserts provided by members, iced tea, coffee, and water

Vegetarian Lunch: Ancient (whole) grains & chick peas, mixed greens salad, baked sweet potato, vegetarian collard greens, rolls, desserts provided by members (probably NOT vegan), iced tea, coffee, and water

Belvedere Gardens
Photo by Vienna Reyes on Unsplash

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December  Meeting -  Holiday Decorating from the Garden  with Tim Elliott
Dec
4
10:30 AM10:30

December Meeting - Holiday Decorating from the Garden with Tim Elliott

Ways and Means: Holiday Gift  & Bake Sale. Prepare your favorites to bring to the sale and come ready to buy home made goodies and other treats for holiday festivities.

Regular Lunch: Pecan crusted boneless pork cutlet, fresh fruit salad,, baked potato, chef's vegetable medley, rolls, desserts provided by members, iced tea, coffee, and water

Vegetarian Lunch: Spinach/cheese lasagna, fresh fruit salad, honey glazed carrots, chef's vegetable medley, rolls, desserts provided by members (probably NOT vegan), iced tea, coffee, and water

Floral Design by Erica Winston
Photo: Carol Breckheimer

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January  Meeting -  Bees, Plants and Us with Nancy Ruppert
Jan
8
10:30 AM10:30

January Meeting - Bees, Plants and Us with Nancy Ruppert

Regular Lunch: Chicken cordon bleu, pasta salad, Yukon mashed potatoes, fresh green beans, rolls, desserts provided by members, iced tea, coffee, and water

Vegetarian Lunch: Bean or tofu croquettes, pasta salad, sautéed squash, fresh green beans, rolls, desserts provided by members (probably NOT vegan), iced tea, coffee, and water

Photo used by permission from The Robesonian

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February Meeting -   Carolina Beauties - Outside Your Door and Beyond  with Tim Alderton
Feb
5
10:30 AM10:30

February Meeting - Carolina Beauties - Outside Your Door and Beyond with Tim Alderton

Ways and Means: Ready to think about warm weather and spring bulbs blooming? We will be taking orders for spring bulbs from North Carolina's own Terra Ceia Farms. Order forms will be available.

Regular Lunch: Rosemary roasted pork tenderloin, classic Caesar salad, country mashed potatoes, field peas and sugar snaps, rolls, desserts provided by members, iced tea, coffee, and water

Vegetarian Lunch:  Spinach quinoa risotto, classic Caesar, baked sweet potato, field peas and sugar snaps, rolls, member-provided dessert (probably NOT vegan), iced tea, coffee, and water

Photo used with permission from NCSU

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March Meeting - Carnivores for Casual Gardeners with Clay Carter
Mar
4
10:30 AM10:30

March Meeting - Carnivores for Casual Gardeners with Clay Carter

Ways and Means: We will be taking orders for spring bulbs from North Carolina's own Terra Ceia Farms. Order forms will be available

Regular Lunch: House made pot roast. mixed greens salad,. buttered new potatoes, sautéed squash, rolls, desserts provided by members, iced tea, coffee, and water

Vegetarian Lunch: Kale blend with black-eyed peas, mixed greens salad, buttered new potatoes, sautéed squash, rolls, desserts provided by members (probably NOT vegan), iced tea, coffee, and water

Photo by Carol Breckheimer.

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April Meeting - North Carolina's Hurricane History with Jay Barnes
Apr
1
10:30 AM10:30

April Meeting - North Carolina's Hurricane History with Jay Barnes

Ways and Means: We will be taking orders for spring bulbs from North Carolina's own Terra Ceia Farms. Order forms will be available

Regular Lunch: House made pot roast. mixed greens salad,. buttered new potatoes, sautéed squash, rolls, desserts provided by members, iced tea, coffee, and water

Vegetarian Lunch: Kale blend with black-eyed peas, mixed greens salad, buttered new potatoes, sautéed squash, rolls, desserts provided by members (probably NOT vegan), iced tea, coffee, and water

Photo by NASA on Unsplash

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May Meeting - Climate Change-What is it and what can we do about it? with Dr. Dave Demaster, Professor, Dept. of Marine, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, NCSU
May
6
10:30 AM10:30

May Meeting - Climate Change-What is it and what can we do about it? with Dr. Dave Demaster, Professor, Dept. of Marine, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, NCSU

Ways and Means: We will be taking orders for spring bulbs from North Carolina's own Terra Ceia Farms. Order forms will be available

Regular Lunch: House made pot roast. mixed greens salad,. buttered new potatoes, sautéed squash, rolls, desserts provided by members, iced tea, coffee, and water

Vegetarian Lunch: Kale blend with black-eyed peas, mixed greens salad, buttered new potatoes, sautéed squash, rolls, desserts provided by members (probably NOT vegan), iced tea, coffee, and water

Photo: Drs. Craig Smith and Dave DeMaster, Professor, Dept. of Marine, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, NCSU. Used with permission from NCSU.

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June Meeting - Celebrating and Sharing Our Love of Gardening with Vicki Corporon
Jun
3
10:30 AM10:30

June Meeting - Celebrating and Sharing Our Love of Gardening with Vicki Corporon

Special Event: RGC Members’ Art Show

Regular Lunch: NCSU Trio Salad, desserts provided by members, iced tea, coffee, and water

Vegetarian Lunch: Tomato penne salad w/goat cheese & deviled eggs, fruit salad, mixed greens, rolls, desserts provided by members (probably NOT vegan), iced tea, coffee, and water

Photo by Carol Breckheimer.

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Past Event October 2019 - The Great American Garden Tour with Brie Arthur
Oct
2
10:30 AM10:30

Past Event October 2019 - The Great American Garden Tour with Brie Arthur

Brie Arthur, author of The Foodscape Revolution will present a pictorial review of her 2 year book tour.

Ways & Means: Orders will be taken for Amaryllis and other Fall bulbs, the finest Fall planting from Eastern North Carolina's own Terra Ceia Farms. Order forms will be available at the General Meeting.

Regular Lunch: Top round with gravy, classic Caesar salad, country mashed potatoes, honey glazed carrots, rolls, desserts provided by members, iced tea, coffee, and water

Vegetarian Lunch: Quinoa & black beans, classic Caesar, baked sweet potato, honey glazed carrots, rolls, desserts provided by members (probably NOT vegan), iced tea, coffee, and water

Photo courtesy of Brie Arthur

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Past Event September 2019 - Kickoff for the New Year with RGC President Vicki Corporon
Sep
4
10:30 AM10:30

Past Event September 2019 - Kickoff for the New Year with RGC President Vicki Corporon

Special presentation: The Huntington

Ways & Means: Orders will be taken for Amaryllis and other Fall bulbs, the finest Fall planting from Eastern North Carolina's own Terra Ceia Farms. Order forms will be available at the General Meeting..

Regular lunch: Teriyaki chicken, fresh fruit salad, rice pilaf, fresh green beans, rolls, home-made desserts provided by RGC members, iced tea, coffee, and water
Vegetarian Lunch: Bean or tofu croquettes, fresh fruit salad, rice pilaf, roasted veggies, rolls, home-made desserts provided by RGC members, (probably NOT vegan), iced tea, coffee, and water

Photo credit: Huntington Gardens in San Marino, California
Ucla90024 - Own work, CC BY 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=4048824

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