PA Gourd Society
2016 Calendar of Events

 

Download and print the calendar, all items may be subject to change. 
Please check your current newsletter or contact Reagan Bitler  godahavom_gourds@yahoo.com  to confirm.


All meetings and workshops begin at 10 AM unless otherwise noted.

What to bring to a gourd meeting (optional, of course):
   1. Please bring a dish to share if you plan on staying for lunch.
   2. A finished gourd craft for Show and Tell
   3. Members Only Workshop tools and supplies (if needed) - remember to rsvp!
   4. A name tag - or pay $.25 to the (newbies exempted).
   5. $ to purchase raw gourds or supplies. **Each meeting will have a drawing where one attending member will win $25.00 in gourds!**

Jan 9 – 16
PA Farm Show 100th year, Look for the gourd entries and visit our booth in the Family Living section!

Jan 14 –
Winter Newsletter deadline: finished, proofed articles to Susan Zanella, prsonline@comcast.net

March 15 –
Spring Newsletter deadline: finished, proofed articles to Susan Zanella, prsonline@comcast.net

April 16 –
Spring Business meeting /demo Smucker’s Gourd Farm 317 Springville Road, Kinzer, PA 17535

May 21 –
Workshop at TBA York area location, Reagan Bitler presenting mini bowl cutouts. RSVP to       godahavom_gourds@yahoo.com

May 31-
Gourd Society membership dues due!!

June 12 –
Set up road signs for the Gourd Gathering. Volunteers needed near Lebanon area. Contact Claudia Hill briahill79@gmail.com

June 15 -
Gourd Gathering set up @ Lebanon Expo and Fair Center, 80 Rocherty Road, Lebanon, PA 17042

June 16-18
PA GOURD GATHERING: Lebanon Expo and Fair Center, 80 Rocherty Road, Lebanon, PA 17042

June 28-
Newsletter submission deadline

July 16-
Workshop at Brenda's with Linda Cancelliere presenting creative embellishments RSVP godahavom_gourds@yahoo.com

Aug 20 –
Summer Business meeting/demo Stoltzfus’s Gourd Farm, 1151 Landisville Road, Manheim, PA 17545

Sept 17-
Workshop in the Pocono’s, Project TBA, RSVP to godahavom_gourds@yahoo.com

Sept 30 –
Fall Newsletter deadline: finished, proofed articles to Susan Zanella, prsonline@comcast.net

Oct 15-
Fall Business meeting w/ demo@ Eastern Lancaster County Library, 11 Chestnut Drive, New Holland PA 17557

Nov 12- 11 AM;
Annual Holiday Dinner w/ optional Ornament /Gift exchange at St. Paul's United Church of Christ, 300 West First St., Birdsboro, PA 19508. Contact Sylvia at sbisker@aol.com regarding food.