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Pecan Grove Garden Club meets third Tuesday each month at 6:30P (Hospitality at 6:00 P).
Presentations begin at 6:30P questions and discussion included in that hour.
Business meeting starts at 7:45P.Yuma Main Library, 2951 South 21st Drive, Yuma AZ. 85365


2017 - 2018
To educate ourselves and our community on ways to create,

improve and sustain the gardens and farms of Yuma

At every meeting there will be a Share Table for:

Plant Exchange – Share and trade plant specimens with fellow gardeners.

Plant Exchange – Share seeds, extra from your garden, or split a packet of seeds with garden friends.

Book Exchange – Share gardening/plant books, magazines and seed and gardening catalogues.




September 19, 2017 “The Field” (i.e. the field to feast tour) from seed to harvest, a field is planted each year, just for the annual tours, at the University of Arizona research farm.

Speaker: Janine Lane, U. of A. Master Gardener Coordinator, Field Manager


October 17, 2017 “The Terrarium”, a trend of the 70’s is back> Indoor miniature gardens will be crafted.

Speaker: Arlene Dancer, Master Gardener, PGGC Member


November 21, 2017 “Birds of the Yuma Wetlands and Beyond”

Speaker: Nancy Meister, Yuma Audubon Society President, Certified Master Gardener


January 16, 2018 “Yuma County Fair” 1. Fill out an entry. 2. Prepare plants or blooms so they look their best. 3. Get tips on making a prize winning floral design or artistic craft. 

Speaker: Karen Bowen, Fair Schedule Chairman, MGM member, Master Gardener and “Desert Gardener” columnist.

Speaker: Sarah Carey,


February 20, 2018 “container Plants” Grow them, Display them!

Speaker: Mary Thode, Master Gardener


March 20, 2018 “Picture Perfect” Take the picture, capture the beauty!

Speaker: Brad Pease, Professor AWC, Fine Arts Division Chairperson


April 18, 2018 “African Violets” Beautiful addition to indoor gardens!

Speaker: Rodney Hartleib, President YOAVS