Dallas Organic Garden Club

Keeping Dallas Growing

 

Growing Strong

For 21 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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SET CLOCKS BACK!! PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 27 October 2014 07:08

It's that time again.  Remember to set your clocks back an hour Sunday morning, Nov 2nd, at 2am.

setback

 
FIELD TRIP AND HOLIDAY PARTY PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 24 October 2014 07:01

REMINDER:

Saturday Nov 8th is our field trip to Waxahachi in which we will visit the Greenery, Marilyn and Donnelle Simmons of the Farm Girls Radio Show and Garden Inspirations and one or two private home gardens.  More specifics to follow.  If you have not sighned up contact Debbie Brooks via the contact us page.

Sunday, December 7th is our Holiday Party hosted by Paula Barber.  More info to follow soon.

 
2015 GDOGC BOARD POSITIONS PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 08 October 2014 20:15
UPDATE to board positions
Great  news... many of the board positions were filled at the last meeting.
BUT!! If you have any interest in helping with any of the board or committee positions your efforts will be greatly appreciated. 
Have questions, please email any of the nominating committee:
Chrissy Cortez Mathis at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Liz Ellis at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Susan Thornbury at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Here are the folks that have volunteered - YAY!!!
Thank you very much!
Chrissy, Susan & LIz
Nominating Committee
Here are the folks that have volunteered - YAY!!!
  • Prez - Elizabeth Sims
  • VP - Paula Barber
  • Sec - Susan Thornbury
  • Treas - Cynthia Armstrong
  • Membership - Diane Glass
  • Programs - Debbie Brooks
  • Volunteer Coord - Marjorie Caldwell
  • PR - Jane Corely  
  • Historical - Gyrorgyi Szebenyni, Barbara Stockard & Pat Curry
  • Greeters - Chrissy Cortez-Mathis, Shelby Collier, Nancy Wagliardo
  • Newsletter - Allison Liddell, Susan Thornbury, Pat Curry
  • Website - Jacki Brewer & Pat Curry
  • Hospitality - Pat Curry & Pat Waas

 
JACKI'S EASY ARTICHOKE DIP PDF Print E-mail
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Thursday, 25 September 2014 20:38

As requested here is the recipe for my artichoke dip.

Pre-heat oven to 350 degrees.

Spray an 8"x8" square baking dish with your choice of a non-stick spray

Ingredients

2 8 oz packages of Neufchatel cheese or Philadelphia cream cheese

One small red bell pepper

1 14oz can of Artichoke hearts

1/2 cup of mayo

Salt and pepper to taste.

Directions

Let cheese sit out to soften.

Dice the red bell pepper.

Drain and chop the artichoke hearts.

Mix all the ingredients thoroughly.

Place mixture into the 8"x8" dish.

Bake for 25-30 minutes or until you see it bubble around the edges.

Serve with your favorite crackers or celery sticks.

You can sprinkle parmesan cheese on top to for an added flavor.

 

Upcoming Events

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Nov 01, 14
Sweet Potato Awareness Month

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Nov 01, 14
Greens, Plantains, Spinach & Squash Month

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Nov 01, 14
All Saints Day

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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.