2020-2021 Program

Upcoming Events

November 20, 2020

“The World of Succulents” with Dom Ayala
1pM at quantico base chapel

While stationed in southern California, our guest lecturer 7th Year Navy Corpsman Dom Ayala became interested in succulents and has become passionate about teaching, sharing, and propogating.

While
stationed in southern California; he became interested in succulents and has become
passionate about teaching, sharing, and propagating.

December 4, 2020

Christmas Workshop
10AM at 253 Potomac avenue Quantico, VA 22134

Don’t miss our holiday workshop with Sharon Gaylord and Phyllis Phillips as they teach us to make a Christmas centerpiece. Bring a yard of ribbon 2.5″ wide, scissors, and a decorative bird for the top hat.

Cost: $10

Masks are required for participation

Contact:

Phyllis Phillips 540-752-5125

January 27, 2021

General Meeting: Jane Connor
time tbd Stafford County Admin. Conference Room

Local writer and historian, Jane Connor will give a presentation on Governor’s Island, located in Stafford County, and the impact it had on our national buildings and monuments.

Contact:

Annette Scharpenberg

quanticospousesgardenclub@gmail.com

February 24, 2021

General Meeting: Guy Mussey
10am at McHugh Woods Community Center

Guy Mussey, Stafford County Extension Agent will host a question and answer session. This is the man to ask anything you want to know about gardening!

Contact:

Annette Scharpenberg

quanticospousesgardenclub@gmail.com

March 24, 2021

General Meeting: Tablescapes Luncheon
10:30am at The Clubs of Quantico

March brings our annual Tablescapes Luncheon. QSGC will showcase their talents in presenting tablescape decor using more than just flowers to capture the themes of their favorite books and movies. Designs are limited only to the imagination. Participation is open to all QSGC members.

Lunch cost: TBD

Contact:

Annette Scharpenberg

quanticospousesgardenclub@gmail.com

April 28, 2021

General Meeting: Virginia Bluebird Society
10am at McHugh Woods Community Center

Ann Little will give a presentation on Bluebirds and trails located on base.

Contact:

Annette Scharpenberg

quanticospousesgardenclub@gmail.com

May 26, 2021

QSGC Installation Ceremony
9:30am hostess tbd

The Installation Ceremony is a longstanding tradition where outgoing board members welcome the incoming board members with flowers, poetic words, and fond farewells.

Please join us as we celebrate 70 years of customs and courtesies within our base spouses’ garden club.

TBD June 2021

Plant Adoption
time + location tbd

QSGC will hold a Plant Adoption on MCB Quantico to foster community relations and promote perennial flower and vegetable gardening, as well as answer any gardening questions and encourage membership.

All donations go to charities.

Contact:

Annette Scharpenberg

540-226-2121

quanticospousesgardenclub@gmail.com