Upcoming Meeting

We meet on the 3rd Saturday of January, April, July, and October at various locations around the state. At these quarterly meetings, we gather in an informal atmosphere to share facts, hints and tips…and often seeds, plants, flowers, and produce! Meetings typically include a pitch-in and some sort of educational talk and/or tour, and Guests are always welcome.

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Upcoming Meeting –

Saturday, July 21, 2018

Susan Irwin-Simmons’s Garden

9054 W County Road 575 N

Middletown, IN 47356


11:00                         Arrive and Welcome Guests

11:15—12:00           Great Pitch-in Lunch

12:00— 1:00           Introductions & Gardening Q&A

1:00— 1:15              Business Meeting

1:15—                       Garden Tour

Meeting: The July 21 IOGA meeting will be a visit to the garden of Susan Irwin-Simmons east of Pendleton. Susan lives on 6 1/2 acres, has an enclosed garden, and a beautiful potting shed/house. She uses raised beds in her garden, grows fruit trees, and raises chickens. Bring some chairs just in case.

Pitch-in lunch: Bring a favorite dish filled with food (“home-made” and/or “organic” appreciated) to share and your plate, fork, and drink.

Directions: From I-465 take I-69 North from Indianapolis 26.3 miles to exit 226. At exit 226 take the ramp right and turn right (south) onto IN-109. On IN-109 go 3.5 miles and turn left (east) onto US-36, On US-36 go 4.3 miles and turn left (north) onto Mechanicsburg Rd. On Mechanicsburg Rd. go 0.8 miles and turn left onto W County Road 575 N. Then go 384 feet to destination on the right. Park in the driveway by the house, down by the barn, or on the road.

Everyone welcome! Questions, or if lost, call Margaret Smith cell phone (317) 698-0526.

Remember to car pool, if possible.

Join us and bring a friend!