AFS 2016 Special Events

 American Fuchsia Society (AFS)

 2016 Special Events Page

Updated  April 9, 2016

 

Annual Meeting:  Our American Fuchsia Society (AFS) 2016 Annual Meeting this year will be held October, 22 11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Episcopal Church, 1040 Boarder Road, Los Altos, CA. We will have sandwich/salad lunch, raffles, photo contest results, door prizes and a guest speaker. Send your five dollars to Dee Gardner 576 Van Buren Street, Los Altos, CA Contact: Dee Gardner, 1-650-941-7020, Deadline October 17. Checks should be made out to American Fuchsia Society.

 

2016 AFS Photo Contest Rules & Entry Date Deadline (requires AFS membership) For 2016 Rules & Deadline see our July-Sept bulletin or on this website go to  AFS website Menu option, Events/AFS Photo Contest.  This year’s deadline for photo entries is yet to be determined September 2016.

 

Fuchsia Collectible Show: The San Jose Branch held their final Fuchsia Collectible Show in February 16, 2014. The Fuchsia Collectible Show may be held in the future with a new branch as host.

 

Fuchsia Shows:

 

June 4th Sacramento Branch2016 Annual Show & Sale, at the Shepard Garden & Arts Center, Sacramento, starts at 10:00 am

 

August 4th – August 7th.  Crescent Cities Branch- 2016 Annual Fuchsia Show & Plant Sale– at the Del Norte County Fair Grounds. Contact: Gay McWhirter (707) 464-3518

 

 

September 26th Salem BranchClub Show Contact: (503) 362-4355 or e-mail: eileenbud@gmail.com

 

Fuchsia Sales:

 

April – Crescent City-Spring Sale, (Not held this year) Del Norte County Fair 10 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

 

May 15th – Vallejo Branch – 2015 Annual Plant Sale, corner of Fresno & Tennessee Street in Vallejo, 10-4

 

June 4th – Sacramento Branch – Annual Fuchsia Show & Sale at the Shepard Garden & Arts Center, Sacramento. Doors open at 10:00

 

June 18th – American Fuchsia Society Day at Aladdin Nursery, Watsonville (half price fuchsias & Begonias) American Fuchsia Society members will be available to answer fuchsia questions. A fuchsia culture talk will be given around 11 am. Our AFS members will bring various snacks & drinks. Aladdin Nursery 2905 Freedom Blvd, Watsonville.

 

July 23th Sebastopol Branch, Annual Fuchsia Sale 9a.m.-1pm @ Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Sebastopol Veterans Memorial Building

 

August 4th – August 7th.  Crescent Cities Branch- 2016 Annual Fuchsia Show & Plant Sale– at the Del Norte County Fair Grounds. Contact: Gay McWhirter (707) 464-3518

 

 

Garden Tours:

 

Crescent City. You are cordially invited to attend the Crescent City Fuchsia Society Annual Garden Tour. This event will take place Saturday, August 20th, 2016. The tour will include several member gardens featuring fuchsias in our mild coastal climate. For more information contact-Crescent City Branch President, Gay McWhirter at 707-464-3618.

 

 

 

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