Friday, September 5, 2014

51st Annual Dahlia Show


Lane County Dahlia Society's 51st Annual Dahlia Show
"Dahlias Aglow"

Where: The Wheeler Pavilion, The Lane County Fairgrounds, Eugene, OR

When: Saturday, September 13th, Noon -5:30 PM
Sunday, September 14th, 10 AM -4 PM

Admission is Free! Come help the Lane County Dahlia Society celebrate its 51st Annual Show. There will be hundreds of dahlia varieties on display, exhibited by dozens of growers from all over the Pacific Northwest. There will be an information booth staffed by LCDS members ready to answer all of your questions and free handouts too. Just outside the Wheeler Pavilion is a dahlia garden tended by LCDS members. Bring you camera and your questions and prepare to be amazed at the display. We will see you there!

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

September Meeting


The Lane County Dahlia Society will hold its September meeting Thursday, September 4th at 7:30 PM at the Celeste Campbell , 155 High Street, Eugene. This month's meeting will focus on how to enter a dahlia bloom into a dahlia show. We will discuss how to improve bloom quality on your plants, how to safely transport blooms to the show, and demonstrate how to stage a 1-bloom and 3-bloom entry. Experts will also be on hand to answer any questions related to entering baskets or arrangements as well. We also encourage all members to bring some dahlia blooms for our "show-and-tell". The meeting is free and open to the public. Free refreshments and door prizes will be provided. We look forward to seeing you there!

Sunday, July 27, 2014

August Meeting


"NATC ELIZA"

The August meeting of the Lane County Dahlia Society will be held Thursday, August 7th at 7:30 PM at the Celeste Campbell Center. Our presentation will be all about pest management with Gail Karlson, OSU Master Gardener. Come learn about good bugs and bad bugs and what's eating your dahlias. There will be door prizes and free refreshments available.We also encourage all members and guests to bring in dahlia blooms for our "show-and-tell". The meeting is free and open to the public. We hope that you will join us!

*Please note: This presentation was originally scheduled for our July meeting. Due to a last minute illness, it has been rescheduled for this month. We apologize for any confusion this might have caused.


Thursday, June 26, 2014

July Meeting


The July meeting of the Lane County Dahlia Society will be held Thursday, July 10th at 7:30 PM at the Celeste Campbell Center. Our presentation will be all about pest management with Gail Karlson, OSU Master Gardener. Come learn about good bugs and bad bugs and what's eating your dahlias. There will be door prizes and free refreshments available. The meeting is free and open to the public. We hope that you will join us!

**Please note July's meeting is the 2nd Thursday of the month, not the 1st Thursday of the month as is normal. We moved the meeting to accommodate the 4th of July weekend. Have a safe and happy 4th and we will see you at July's meeting!

Sunday, May 11, 2014

Key Bank Tuber Sale


This Saturday, May 17th, will be the last tuber sale of the year held by the Lane County Dahlia Society. The sale will take place from 9 AM until 3 PM and will be located at the Key Bank on River Road. The address is 1960 River Road. Key Bank is located right in front of the Bi-Mart, just south of the Beltline Expressway. Please come early for the best selection. With the sun shinning and the outside temperature warm, now is the time to plant. All tubers will be $3.50 each or 5/$15. We hope to you there!

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

May Meeting


The Lane County Dahlia Society will hold its May meeting Thursday, May 1st at 7:30 PM at the Celeste Campbell Center, 155 High Street, Eugene. At this month's meeting a pair of experienced dahlia growers will be on hand to discuss preparation methods for planting a dahlia garden. They will offer advice on when, where, and how to plant your dahlia tubers and will gladly answer any questions. There will be door prizes and free refreshments available.The meetings are free and open to the public. We hope that you will join us!

Saturday, March 8, 2014

April Tuber Auction & Sale






Lane County Dahlia Society Annual Tuber Auction & Sale

When: Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

Where: Celeste Campbell Center, 155 High Street, Eugene

Time: The auction will start at 7:00 PM sharp, to be followed by open sales tables approx. 1 hour later

What: Choice dahlia tubers will be auctioned off and sold to support the activities of the Lane County Dahlia Society. After the auction, there will be tables loaded with different dahlia tubers for sale. There will be free door prizes throughout the evening, as well as free refreshments. This is always a fun evening and we hope that you will join us! Call 541-461-8004 or 541-344-0970 with any questions