Tucson African Violet Society

(Est. 1956) 

Affiliate Chapter of the 

African Violet Society of America

 

( Updated -- 5.26.21 ) 

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Growing African Violets, other Gesneriads and Companion Plants

The purpose of Tucson African Violet Society is to establish an organization of persons interested in growing African Violets; 

promoting the propagation and distribution of African Violets and other Gesneriads in a desert climate; and educating the membership,

as well as the public, about African Violets and other Gesneriads.  This organization is a 501(c)(4) non-profit organization.

 

BULLETIN BOARD

 May Event

Saturday, May 29, 2021

 

Place:

The Fraternal Order of Police, 3445 N. Dodge Blvd.

Time: 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Our Event in lieu of a meeting will be our annual:

 

"Violet Bingo" 

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WE WILL NEED EVERYONE TO BRING 1 OR MORE ITEMS FOR THE BINGO TABLE, LIKE YOU WOULD BRING FOR THE RAFFLE TABLE: These will be the items you will win and everyone wins!!! It can be plants, leaves, flower pots, bottle of wine, anything you think someone might like.

 

AS for FOOD:

Not sure we can or want to have a potluck yet and to be on the safe side if you want to eat bring your lunch while you play feel free to do so or we can all go out to eat after, the Depot is just a couple blocks away and food is not bad.

 

We also talked about just having dessert or something to munch on, it would have to be items that are in seperate packaging.

EXAMPLE:: if it were cookies they would have to be in a baggie that you just go and pick up and take back to your table.

 

We don't want to handle the spoon that everyone else has, etc.

 

cup cakes would work

 

or we don't have to have any food, but if you want to bring something feel free just follow expample from above.

 

Hope to see you all there, is always a fun time.

 

If you have any questions feel free to contact me.

 

Kathy

Meetings are combined for now and 

in different location.

 

 

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Spring Quarter

( March - May )

 

CLUB YEAR

September 2020 - August 2021

MEETINGS:

See Bulletin Board Above

We hope everyone is staying

well and keep on growing 

those plants!

Due to COVID Pandemic

Meetings are combined

and at different location

(Probably this club year

of 20/21)

 

 

NORTHWEST SIDE:

( 2nd Saturday )

The Fountains

 

EAST SIDE:

( 4th Saturday )

The Cascades

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For directions see the map info further down on this page.

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Programs

( Sept 2020 - May 2021)

Sept:   No Meeting

Oct:     OPEN FORUM - Trailers & Episcias

Nov:    Insects that LOVE Our African Violets

Dec:     No Meeting/Potluck

Jan:     Making Babies

Feb:     Primulinas

Mar:     Ugly Plants!  What to do about that..

Apr:      Open Forum Bring your Questions!

             

May:     Violet Bingo

Don't forget to come to a summer program(s) (both groups) during June-July-August

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Please come and join us!

 

Map for

Saturday

 

NW / East Groups

Combined Meeting

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*The Fraternal Order

of Police >>>

3445 N. Dodge Blvd

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1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Midtown Combined Meeting:
( *Until Other Locations Open Up )
The Fraternal Order of Police
3445 N. Dodge Blvd.
 
Eastside Location:
The Cascades
(3rd Floor Fitness Room)
201 N. Jessica Ave 
Northwest Location:
The Fountains 
(Basement Meeting Room)
5830 N. Fountains Ave 
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