April 27th: Annual Spring Garden Tour


When: 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. (Rain or Shine)

Cost: $20 per Ticket


This major annual fundraiser showcases beautiful home gardens in Rancho Bernardo and surrounding communities. You won't want to miss it, so get your tickets now!


Here's how:

1. Order by mail with your check payable to Bernardo Gardeners Club, c/o 12642 Camino Emparrado, San Diego, CA 92128. Be sure to provide your return address for mailing. Orders must be received by April 13th.

2. Tickets available for purchase at Walter Andersen Nursery through April 26th, 12755 Danielson Court, Poway, CA 92064.

3. Tickets may be purchased with cash only on the day of the tour at the tour home located at 12418 Grandee Road, San Diego, CA 92128.


Before you order, please note:

  • Flat shoes required
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • No children under 12 years of age
  • No refunds


For more information, contact bernardogardenersclub@gmail.com or call 805-904-4134.




2018-2019 Upcoming Events

April 8th: Garden Therapy 


When: 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Where: Gateway Assisted Living


Have fun making crafts with seniors at Gateway Assisted Living in Poway. For more information, contact Judy Krupski or Cindy Jeffreys.

June 20th: Trip (To Be Announced)


Stay tuned for details about this upcoming trip.

March 11th: Garden Therapy 


When: 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Where: Gateway Assisted Living


Have fun making crafts with seniors at Gateway Assisted Living in Poway. For more information, contact Judy Krupski or Cindy Jeffreys.

BERNARDO GARDENERS CLUB

Rancho Bernardo, San Diego, California

March 21st: General Meeting


Topic: The Most Popular Vegetables and Flowers Grown From Seeds

Speaker: Linda Adams


Topic: Club Officers Slate and Nominations


Starting your own vegetables and flowers from seeds isn't as hard as you might think. The Bernardo Gardeners own Linda Adams will show you how it's done by sharing her experience and techniques. You'll have more plant choices and save money, so make sure to mark your calendar for this presentation!


In addition, the Nominating Committee will present a slate of officers for the upcoming year and take any nominations from the floor submitted as per bylaws explained in yearbook. So you won't want to miss this opportunity to provide your input on the direction of the club.



May 13th: Garden Therapy 


When: 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Where: Gateway Assisted Living


Have fun making crafts with seniors at Gateway Assisted Living in Poway. For more information, contact Judy Krupski or Cindy Jeffreys.

May 16th: General Meeting


Topic: Identifying and Managing Pests in the Garden

Speaker: Jim Bethke


Topic: Election and Installation of Club Officers, Volunteers Day Recognition, and     Honor Past Presidents


UCCE San Diego County Nursery and Floriculture Advisor Jim Bethke never met a bug he didn't like. Jim will enlighten us on the good, the bad, and the ugly and help us find the best ways to manage them in the garden.


Be sure to mark your calendar as this is the 45th Anniversary of our club. It's going to be a party, so be a part of the celebration!




April 13th: Hats Off to Volunteers


When: 8:30 - 3:00 p.m.

Where: Rancho Bernardo High School


Details to be announced.

2018-2019 Bernardo Gardeners Club's Upcoming Events


We meet on the third Thursday of every month, except August, alternating general meetings with tours, trips or luncheons. In July, we have a New Member Brunch (by invitation only).


There will be a $5 fee for a non-member attendee for all general meetings. If a non-member attendee joins the day of an event, the $5 fee will be waived. Membership dues are $25 per year. It is an additional $10 per year to add a spouse or companion.


Schedule

Tours/Trips & Luncheons: October, December, February, April, June

General Meetings: September, November, January, March, May

                             1:00 p.m. -- 3:30 p.m. (approximate ending time)

Board Meetings: 11:00 a.m. (prior to general meetings and open to the membership)


Location

Rancho Bernardo Swim & Tennis Club, Castille Room

16955 Bernardo Oaks Drive

San Diego, CA 92128


Parking Instructions

The RB Swim and Tennis Club is asking all groups to park only in the lower lot adjacent to the RB Presbyterian Church, near the corner of Rancho Bernardo Road and Pomerado Road. In the southwest end of that lot (farthest from Pomerado) is a gate to the Swim & Tennis Club. Push the intercom button and you will be admitted. The walk from there is less than one block and involves going down a small hill. Those who are being dropped off may use the main entrance parking lot off of Bernardo Oaks Road.


Information

If you need more information or have questions about any of the events, email bernardogardenersclub@gmail.com. If your email concerns a specific trip or event, indicate the contact name for that event in your email.