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.. Meetings typically include a pitch-in and some sort of educational talk and/or tour, and Guests are always welcome.
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Sat. Oct. 16, 2021
West Lafayette, IN
11:00 – Tour of Jules Janick Horticulture Garden on Marsteller street
12:00–1:00 – Pitch-in or Brown bag lunch at Stevenson Pavilion
1:00–2:00 – Introductions, Q&A, Business, Election of Officers
1:30 – Tour of Student Farm – 1491 Cherry Lane
Meeting: The October 16 meeting of IOGA will take place at Purdue University, Lafayette, IN. We will meet at 11 AM for a tour of the Horticulture Garden.
Lunch: Bring a favorite dish filled with food (“home-made” and/or organic appreciated) to share and your plate, fork and drink. If anyone is not comfortable with that, please feel free to bring your own lunch. We will eat outside at the Stevenson Pavilion. There will be tables and chairs for 20 people. You might want to bring a folding chair just in case we have more than 20. After lunch there will be a short business meeting, and gardening discussion. We will also elect new officers.
Tour: A tour of the student farm is planned for1:30.
We hope as many of you can attend as possible.
Directions: From I-65 take Exit 172 and proceed west (toward Lafayette) on IN-26W straight to South Street. Proceed four miles to West Lafayette. (Be sure to follow the State Route 26 signs carefully. At the intersection with Main Street, State Route 26 will jog one block north and become Columbia Street.) At the roundabout take the 3rd exit onto Tapawingo Dr. At the traffic circle take the 2nd exit onto E. Williams Street. Continue to Harrison Street. Turn right onto Marsteller Street.
An alternate route is to take the first exit from I-65 to Lafayette which takes you through Lafayette and right onto State Street. From the Purdue Memorial Union go half a block past it and make a left turn onto Marsteller Street and a block later you will see the parking lot on your left (second one) with the Horticulture Garden just across the street.
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!