Dallas Organic Garden Club

Keeping Dallas Growing

 

Growing Strong

For 22 years the GDOGC has been a leader in promoting organic gardening methods. Come be a part of a growing club that is passionate about gardening ORGANICALLY!!

Monthly Meetings

Beginning January of 2015 our meeting place will be North Haven Gardens on the 4th Sunday of every month, except November and December.  North Haven Gardens  is located at 7700 Northaven Road, Dallas, TX 75230. Click here for map.

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WHO GIVES A HOOT? PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 04 September 2015 20:17
Please join us Sunday, Sept 27th, at 3pm for a presentation by Dallas Zoo's own Ben Jones called "Who Gives Hoot?"
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Ben Jones shares his knowledge of owl habitats, different owl calls and how to attract these wonderful birds to your area.
He is an avid naturalist, enthusiastic birder, and committed conservationist.  Born and raised in Nederland, Texas, Ben was lucky to grow up between the Gulf Coast and the Big Thicket - two extraordinary ecosystems.  Ben studied science at Texas A&M University graduating with bachelor and master’s degrees.  He has worked for Arthur Andersen, then the National Audubon Society as director of Trinity River Audubon Center.  He now serves as senior director and dean of the Wild Earth Academy at the Dallas Zoo.  Interested in science, education, and conservation, especially as they intersect; Ben is passionate about the outdoors as a context for life-long learning, stronger communities, and enriched life.   
 
GARDEN TOUR 2015 PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 16 July 2015 20:54

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Have you been wanting to show off your gardening efforts?  Love to have company over? 

Consider volunteering your garden for our member's fall garden tour. 

If you are interested in being on the tour please contact any of the following board members:

Elizabeth @ This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Paula @  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Deborah  @ This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 
FALL 2015 FIELD TRIP PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 16 July 2015 20:44

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HEY MEMBERS!!  We need your suggestions.  We are planning our fall field trip but we want to get some suggestions from the membership.  If you know of some great places to visit that are not too far, at least within a 2 hour trip from Dallas, give us your input.   Contact Elizabeth @ This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or Deborah @ This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it with your suggestions.

 
VOLUNTEER TO PLANT THE TDG PLANT WALL PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 01 June 2015 00:00

Have you always wanted to plant a wall?  Are you looking for a fun and unique volunteer opportunity?  Janet Reynolds, an artist and the art curator for Texas Discovery Gardens, has asked the GDOGC to help plant the frame pictured below and create a plantwall at the TDG.  If you are interested please contact Cynthia Armstrong at 972-918-0290 or email  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .


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Artist's rendering of completed wall

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Meeting Location

Our meeting place is the large classroom in the Tropicals greenhouse at North Haven Gardens on the 4th Sunday of the month, Jan - Oct, from 3:00 to 5:00 pm.  North Haven Gardens is located at 7700 Northaven Road, Dallas, 75230.  See map.