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Meetings are held at St. Anne's Parish Hall in Annapolis at 7 p.m. the first Wednesday of each month, from September through May except for January, and are open to the public.

September 7, 2016
Tyler Balderson: Tree Planting and Maintenance

October 5, 2016:
John Lonsdale: Woodland Treasures/Cyclamen

November 2, 2016:
Claudia West: Horticulture/Ecology Plant Relationships

December 7, 2016:
Ruth Rogers Clausen: Deer Resistant Plants

February 1, 2017:
Cathy Umphrey, Heike Nolker and Deb Schwab: Challenging Gardening Sites

March 1, 2017:
Helen O'Donnell: Incorporating Annuals into a Perennial Garden

April 5 2017:
Andrea Wulf: Founding Gardeners

Andrea Wulf trained as a design historian at the Royal College of Art in London and is a full-time writer. She is the author of five books and has written for the Guardian, Sunday Times, Financial Times, and LA Times.

She is the author of “The Brother Gardeners” and the co-author of “This Other Eden”. Her book “Founding Gardeners” was published to great acclaim in spring 2011. Her "Chasing Venus" was published in 2012 in eight countries in conjunction with the last transit of Venus in our century. Her latest book, “The Invention of Nature" has received rave reviews and awards - and is a New York Times bestseller. “The Invention of Nature" won the Royal Society Science Book Award 2016, the Costa Biography Award 2015, the Inaugural James Wright Award for Nature Writing 2016 (Kenyon Review in association with the Nature Conservancy), Notable Book of Sigurd F. Olson Nature Writing Award (SONWA), the LA Times Book Prize 2016 and the Ness Award 2016 from the Royal Geographical Society.

She has written for New York Times, the Atlantic, the LA Times, Wall Street Journal, the Sunday Times and the Guardian and many others. She's a member of PEN American Center, an International Fellow of the Explorer's Club, a member of The Society of Woman Geographers, a Fellow of the Linnean Society, and a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society.

May 3, 2017:
Dave Leaverton: A Year in Half Circle Garden

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