Rancho Bernardo, San Diego, California     
Upcoming Events Overview
 

 

2014-2015 MEETING TIMES AND LOCATION

We meet every month, except August, alternating
general meetings with tours, trips or luncheons.  In July
 we have a New Member Tea (By invitation only)

General Meetings:  1 pm - 3:30 pm (approx. ending time) 
             on the third Thursday of:
          
SEPT-NOV-JAN-MAR-MAY
                                                                                                       Board Meetings:
  11 am prior to General Meetings
          
                       (open to the membership)

LOCATION

       RANCHO BERNARDO SWIM & TENNIS CLUB 
 CASTILLE ROOM

16955 Bernardo Oaks Drive
San Diego, CA 92128

Parking Instructions

  The RB Swim and Tennis club is asking all groups to park only in the
  lower lot adjacent to the RB Presbyterian Church near the corner of
  Rancho Bernardo Road and Pomerado Road.
  In the southwest end
  of that lot (farthest from Pomerado) is a gate to the Swim & Tennis  
  Club.
  Push the intercom button and you will be buzzed in. 
The walk
  from there is less than 1 block and involves going down a small hill.
 
Those who are being dropped off may use the main entrance lot off
  of Bernardo Oaks.


Tours/Trips & Luncheons:
 OCT-DEC-FEB-APR-JUN

                                         


 2014-2015 Meetings/Tours/Trips/Luncheons/
                                  Workshops

There will be a $5 fee for a non-member attendee for all events.  If a non-member attendee joins the day of an event,   
the $5 will be waived.  Membership dues are $25 per year.  To 
add a spouse or companion is an additional $10 per year.    

2015-2016 MEMBERSHIP DUES RENEWAL NOTICE

  Please mail your check made payable to
Bernardo Gardeners Club to:
 Audrey Koble
              12631 Peachwood Ct.
        Poway, CA  92064
in the amount of
$25 ($10 additional for spouses)
Do NOT wait until September

 
                

           UPCOMING FOR THE CLUB YEAR 2014-2015     

                                           
                                               
    June 18th:    Summer Mystery Tour - Come visit a
                         lovely private garden in Fallbrook                         
                         Carpool time:  9am (see below)
                         Tour Time:  10am - 11:30am

                         We will Carpool sharply at 9am from
                         the Ed Brown Senior Center (parking
                         lot across from La Casa de las Campanas
                         (18402 West Bernardo Dive)
                                             

                          Lunch:    Garden Center Cafe and Grill
                          (after tour) 1625 South Mission Road
                                         Fallbrook, CA  92028
                                           Tel. 760-728-4147760-728-4147
760-728-4147                                                      OR
                                         at a restaurant of your choice
                                       
                        To RSVP & for more information,
                        please contact:  Ruth Collins
 

                               

   June 29th:    Palomar District Summer Board Meeting

                         Host:   Master Gardener Assoc. of San Diego
                           
                            Place:  Casa del Prado Bldg., Suite #101 - Off
                                        Village Dr. - Balboa Park, San Diego
                           
                            Time:  9:00am - Check in.  Refreshments &
                                                                        vendors available
                                       10 am - 11:30 am - Board Meeting

                            Lunch: $30 - Box lunch catered by Waters
                                        Fine Foods. (Reservations required)
                           
                           
Program:    "Growing Balboa Park: From
                            (after lunch)  Coast Sage to Landscapes for an
                                               International Exposition” by
                                               Nancy Carter, a retired professor
                                               from USD and past president of
                                               the San Diego Floral Association.


                            Additional:  2:00 p.m. Special private tour:
                                               Led by Kim Duclo, a Park Ranger

                                               Kim will be entertaining us with
                                               wondrous and humor filled
                                               anecdotes about the Prado’s
                                               historical buildings. We will even
                                               get an insider’s look at the
                                               famous Lath House.

                            
Lunch Menu (select one): Each choice includes
                            Gemelli Pesto Pasta (Kalamata olives, sun-dried
                            tomato, Parmesan cheese, pine nuts) and a
                            seasonal fruit salad, beverages and dessert

                            _
___Artichoke Tarragon Chicken Salad – red leaf
                                   lettuce, tomato, lemon aioli served on a
                                   baguette
                            ____Grilled Eggplant – mozzarella, crispy onion,
                                   roasted red peppers, arugula, avocado,
                                   lemon aioli on multigrain bread
                            ____House-Roasted Turkey Pesto – Jarlsberg
                                   cheese, pesto, lemon aioli, red leaf lettuce,
                                   tomato, on rosemary bread

                            Private Tour
                             _____ I DO intend to take the private tour
                                       following the presentation.
                             _____ I DO NOT intend to take the private tour
                                       following the presentation.


                                       Mail your check payable to:  Bernardo
                                      Gardeners Club in the amount of $30
                         to our current Treasurer, Ginny Dobias
                         by JUNE 9th.  Carpooling is highly suggested.


                                
                                              

  2015-2016 Meetings/Tours/Trips/Luncheons/
                                    Workshops

There will be a $5 fee for a non-member attendee for all events.  If a non-member attendee joins the day of an event,   
the $5 will be waived.  Membership dues are $25 per year.  To 
add a spouse or companion is an additional $10 per year.  



 Sept. 21-23:  Flower Show School - Course 1
                                              
                   
                         Held:  Ecke House, San Diego
                                        Botanical Gardens
                                    230 Quail Gardens Drive
                                    Encinitas, CA  92024

                         
                         Southwestern Judges' Council, Palomar
                          District, CGCI and NGC is proud to
                          present 
Flower Show School, Course 1.
                          This unique program is to train those
                          interested in learning more about how
                          NGC sponsored shows operate as well
                          as featuring in-depth horticultural in-
                          formation.  In addition, the course will
                          train you to evaluate and eventually
                          create a wide range of recognized
                          floral designs. 

                          For cost and more information, please
                          go to:

 http://californiagardenclubs.com/sites/default/files/NGCSchools/FSSchoolCourse1-EncinitasSept2015.pdf

                                  

     Oct. 15th:   San Diego Botanic Gardens
                                      Encinitas
 

                             Entrance fee:  Seniors - $9.00-paid in advance
                                                                                 
  $10.00-at the door
                             Parking fee:  $2.00 per car.  Fee is waived
                                                   if there are 4 people in the car

                             Lunch:  Bring your own box lunch as there is
                                          not a snack bar available.  There are
                                          many pleasant sitting areas through-                                           out the gardens. 

                             The San Diego Botanic Garden (formally the
                             Quail Botanical Gardens) features a desert
                             garden, a sub-tropical fruit garden, a tropical 
                             rain forest with a 60-foot waterfall, California
                             native plants, Mediterranean landscapes, four
                             miles of garden trails, restful vistas, flower-
                             ing trees, majestic palms and the nation's
                             largest collection of bamboos.  Plant varieties
                             include fuchsias, hibiscus, proteas, cacti,
                             succulents, etc.                                   

                             Please call or email Clo Massad if you are
                             willing to drive.  Please indicate the number
                             of passengers you can accommodate.  As
                             usual the driver will collect $5 from every
                             passenger.
                               
                            
To secure your reservation, please send Clo
                             a check (payable to Clo Massad) for $14 to
                             cover the entrance fee and the driver. If you
                             are a driver with 4 people in the car, you will
                             receive $20 back.

                             For more information, contact Clo:
                                         cmassad@san.rr.com          
                                     

                                      

 

    Dec. 10th:   Holiday Luncheon 2015 - Held at
                        the Bernardo Heights Country Club
                                 
                                
SAVE THE DATE 
                                 Details to come


        
                           
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