Autumn is around the corner!
Hello and Welcome . . .
I hope everyone had a terrific summer in spite of the challenges this past summer had presented with the very hot weather, lack of rain, water restrictions and forest fire threats.
The September/October issue is out and has been sent out.Â If you did not get your copy, you can download it from our website here.Â Thanks to everyone who submitted articles and pictures to The Bulletin.Â We looking forward to seeing more from other clubs as well.
First Ever Photo Contest:
And speaking of pictures . . . we are holding our First Ever Photo Contest.Â Details can be found on our website and our Facebook Page.Â Â There will be prizes for the three photos voted as the best submissions.Â Enter by September 15 (you must be a member of a BCCGC affiliated garden club to enter.Â Voting begins September 16 and is open to all to cast their votes (one per day), and the winner will be announced at the Fall Meeting of the BC Council of Garden Clubs.
Registration forms for the Fall Meeting on October 24 are available on our website and will be mailed with the Bulletin to those clubs receiving it by Canada Post.Â Early bird deadline is October4th.
And once again, you will be able to register online at EventBrite.com.
Club Events Listings:
Don’t forget that your club make advertise their upcoming events on our website by going to the Events page and entering the information in the Events Listing form.Â It is super easy and listings will show up on the website immediately.
We will be having elections at the March 2016 AGM for the positions of First Vice-President, Treasurer, Bulletin Editor and Scholarship – but before then we need a committee of at least two volunteers.Â Details about the positions are given in more detail on the website on the Executive Board tab here.Â If you’re interested in helping out, please email President@bcgardenclubs.com.