Announcements – Upcoming Community Events

Watch the Valley Gardener on TV30 for great gardening tips with host Jacquie Williams-Courtright at 7:30 am and 1:30 p.m. Monday – Friday and repeated on Saturday at 7:30 & 11:00 am, and 1:30 pm & Sunday at 7:30 & 11:00 am, and 1:00 & 4:00 pm. Go to for more information.

The Livermore Amador Valley Garden Club starts their club calendar with a meeting on September 8th at 7 pm, Alisal School, 1454 Santa Rita Rd, Pleasanton. Currently, the speaker for this first meeting is not confirmed but you may check the web site at for more information. Visitors welcome.

The Mt. Diablo Rose Society will meet Wednesday, September 13th at the Dublin Library, 200 Civic Plaza, Dublin at 7:30 p.m. Beverly Rose Hopper will speak about public rose gardens and her successful effort to save the San Jose Municipal Rose Garden and her work at the Plymouth Pioneer Heritage Rose Garden.

Fremont Garden Club meets the 3rd Wednesday of each month February – October. Guest speakers, field trips, annual garden tea. For more info, email

Bonsai Club meetings: 3rd Saturday of each month – 2 p.m. at Alden Lane Nursery. Come one, come all!

Attention Rose Lovers! Our 2018 Rose Pre-Order program will begin on September 1st. Check out the offerings on the web or drop by for a list. By pre-ordering and paying you will enjoy a 20% discount. Place your order by December 1st.

The Annual Rose Show will be held the weekend of October 7th and 8th at Alden Lane Nursery. All are welcome and encouraged to enter and share their lovely roses, so mark your calendars. Watch the Newsletter for further information.