Warwick Valley Gardeners

Keeping Warwick beautiful … one flower at a time

Calendar of Events for 2021-2022

These events fund the planting and maintenance of nine gardens throughout the village and town of Warwick and programs
 such as Garden Therapy at Mt. Alverno, Arbor Day, Scholarship Fund for students majoring in Horticultural Science, Library book
donations and the Railroad Green Holiday Project.

March 16 , Tuesday 7:00 PM

General Meeting: on Zoom

Program: Connor Smith, a tree arborist will discuss tree maintenance.

Contact: Laurie Unick


March 29, Monday 7:00 pm

Garden Tour Planning Meeting: on Zoom

Contact: Bonnie Sherwood


April 10, Saturday 10:30 am

Garden Therapy: Colors of Spring

Flower arranging activity. After a long, hard winter, it’s time to enjoy the beautiful colors of Spring.

Mt. Alverno Assisted Living Center, Grand Street, Warwick

Contact: Mary Pohlman


April 20, Tuesday 7:00 pm

General Meeting: on Zoom

Program: “Seed starting basics and six common problems with seed starts” with Nicole Hixon. Nicole suggests we might want to have a member seed exchange at the end of the year.

Contact: Janice Morrell


April 24, Saturday 11:00 am (Rain date 4/25)

Community Service:

Pacem In Terris at Corner of Onderdonk and

Covered Bridge Roads.

WVG participate in Spring cleanup of this cultural center.

Contact:  Pat Reinhardt


April 26, Monday 7:00 pm

Garden Tour Planning Meeting: on Zoom

Contact: Bonnie Sherwood


April 30, Friday 11:00 am

Arbor Day Celebration

In collaboration with the Village & Town Tree Commissions

WVG will host the planting of a tree in a Warwick neighborhood.

Contact:  Pat Reinhardt


May 8, 15 & 22, Saturdays

Planting Days for all nine Community Gardens

Contact your garden chair for specifics.


May 18, Tuesday 7:00 pm

General Meeting: Garden Tour Review

Location: Outdoors, TBD


May 24, Monday 7:00 pm

Garden Tour Planning Meeting

Location: TBD

Contact: Bonnie Sherwood

June 9, Wednesday 9:00 am
Day Trip to Innisfree in Millbrook, NY
Recognized as one of the world’s ten best gardens, Innisfree is known formally as a stroll garden designed by Lester Collins. Innisfree is a stunning quilt of meadows, waterfalls, retaining walls, flowers, ponds, streams and terraces with 185 acres to explore. It merges the essence of Modernist and Romantic ideas with traditional Chinese and Japanese garden design principles. Lunch plans TBD
Contact: Ginny Adams


June 12, Saturday 10:30 am

Garden Therapy: Summer's Coming

What better way to welcome summer than with a beautiful flower arrangement.

Mt. Alverno Assisted Living Center, Grand Street, Warwick

Contact: Mary Pohlman


June 15, Tuesday 7:00 pm

General Meeting: Meet & Greet the Garden Tour Homeowners

Welcome the homeowners and final planning of annual garden tour. All members are requested to attend.

Location: TBD

Contact: Bonnie Sherwood


June 21, Monday 7:00 pm

Garden Tour Planning Meeting

Location: TBD

Contact: Bonnie Sherwood


July 9, Friday 4:00 pm

Pre-Garden Tour

Club members, guests and garden owners have the opportunity to view the selected gardens.


July 10, Saturday 9:00 am – 4:00 pm (Rain date: July 11 Sunday)

Warwick Valley Gardeners 27th Annual Countryside Garden Tour

Fundraising event to benefit community programs and the maintenance of nine gardens throughout the town of Warwick. Tour numerous spectacular selected area gardens.

Contact: Bonnie Sherwood


July 10, Saturday 6:00 pm

After Tour Party:  Celebration dinner and dancing thanking the 

homeowners & members for their hard work.

Home of Heather & Matthew Potter

Contact: Pat Reinhardt


July 20, Tuesday 7:00 pm - Open to the Public

General Meeting:

Warwick Town Hall Senior Center, Kings Highway, Warwick, NY
Yoga for Gardeners with Margaret Johnson
Margaret will offer a series of yoga poses geared to keeping gardeners strong and flexible! Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a mat or towel and a cushion.
Contact: Mary Berrigan

Haydee Lastra-Atkins (Will Sub, If Needed)