skip to Main Content

MGSOC general meetings are held at the:

Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church
5631 North Adams Road
Bloomfield Hills, MI

MGSOC General Meetings are free to MGSOC members and MGSOC members are required to wear their Master Gardener badges. Visitors are welcome and pay $5.00 at the door. Members and visitors, please sign in at the welcome table. There are complimentary refreshments of desserts and drinks served at the MGSOC meetings. Additionally, mini-meals of soup or salads may be purchased for $3.00. For those wishing meals, mini-meals are served at 6 p.m, the business meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. Our speakers begin promptly at 7 p.m.  Members making or bringing meal portion salads or soups need not pay the $3.00.

Route Map to Oakland County Complex – 1200 N. Telegraph Rd., Pontiac
Oakland County Complex and Extension Office – North Office Building – 26 East
Bower Farm in Bloomfield Hills – 1219 East Square Lake Road, Bloomfield Hills

Event Information:

  • Tue

    MGSOC - General Meeting - “Peony: The Best Varieties for Your Garden” - David Michener

    7:00 pmBeautiful Savior Lutheran Church, Bloomfield Hills

    David Michener is the Associate Curator at the University of Michigan Matthaei Botanical Gardens and Nichols Arboretum.  David holds a B.A. with Highest Honors in Botany from University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill and an M.A. and Ph. D. in Botany from Claremont Graduate School, Claremont, California. He has written several technical reports and papers, co-authored Taylor’s Guide to Groundcovers and, most recently, Peony: The Best Varieties for Your Garden.   His discussion will cover this most recent book, including the history of peonies, the different types available and complete growing information for 194 of the best varieties.

    VMS Category:  Community:Beautification: Public Areas