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Welcome To The Sand Lake Garden Club!

The mission of the Sand Lake Garden Club is to learn and provide education about gardening, houseplants
and conservation; stimulate interests in gardening; improve the appearance of the community and to promote
a spirit of friendship and cooperation among members of the Club.

2023 Calendar of Events


We invite you to join us at one of our special events or our member meetings held every fourth Thursday of the month at 6:00 pm in the Sand Lake Town Hall.


January 26, 2023 - David Chinery, Sr. Resource Extension Educator of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Rensselaer County will present  “Soil testing and how to buy soil”.


February 23, 2023 - Master Gardener Denise Mauer will present "Colorful Companions" in the garden. 


March 23, 2023 - Ornithologist and Columbia-Greene County Coop Ext. Master Gardener Dr. Kathryn Schneider, author of Birding the Hudson Valley will present “Birding 101” which covers the fundamentals of birding. 


April 27, 2023 -  Kathy Hartley, Cornell Cooperative Ext. Master Gardener will present “Greenhouses”.  She will share her experience growing semi tropical plants in a greenhouse.  We will also learn about managing heating, cooling, ventilation and watering.  


May 2023- Sand Lake Town Cleanup Day - Community gardens cleanup by Sand Lake Garden Club volunteers


May 20, 2023 - SLGC Garden Faire!  Our most popular event and major source of funds for our high school scholarships!


June 2023 – TBA


July 2023 – Annual member picnic- date to be determined


August – Summer break


September 28, 2023 - TBA


October 26, 2023 - TBA


November 2023 - Thanksgiving Holiday - No meeting held


December 2023 -  Member Holiday Party