November-December Program

Easy Care House Plants 

Thursday, November 17

7:00 -8:30 pm

Johnson City Senior Center at Memorial Park

510 Bert St., Johnson City, TN 37601

About the program: Hugh Conlon will show photos of 35 and more terrific interior plants. He will answer such questions as: Good house plant soils and fertilizers to purchase; Best flowering house plants; Plants that grow for areas of the home, When and how to repot plants; Are clay pots better than plastic; and take any questions from the audience.

Brief bio: Hugh is an active garden writer and speaker since his retirement from the University of Tennessee in 2011. He has been a professional horticulturist for 45 years. Hugh is the creator of the gardening website: He speaks at Master Gardener classes in Tennessee, garden club talks, and nursery / landscape programs in Tennessee and other states, contributes articles to Tennessee Gardener and other gardening magazines, and consults with gardeners, commercial landscapers and growers,

Born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, his wife Jane and he have raised 4 wonderful children, Mary, Susan, Patrick and Brian, and have 5 grandchildren. Hobbies include gardening, photography, and writing.

Directions to Johnson City Senior Center at Memorial Park Community Center: 

From I-26 South, Take the Market Street Exit (Exit 23.) Market St. only goes right, so go straight through the intersection and turn left onto Main Street. At the intersection of Main and State of Franklin, turn left. Bert Street is the first STREET (not parking lot) after you go past the post office. (Don’t be fooled by the driveway on Main Street. That is the back of the building.

Winners from 2016 Tomato Fest

Best Salsa

Photographs from 2016 Tomato Fest

Chosen by American Hosta Growers, the Winners are…   Submitted by Hugh Conlon

SAPS programs for 2016