Pre-meeting Activities: Howlett Hall, OSU -10:00AM
Diagnostic Plant Walk and Tour of Chadwick Arboretum by Jim Chatfield-
Meeting Sponsor: ArborJet
Members Present: Fred Blyth, Ellen Gallucci Purcell, Steven Purcell, Dr. Steve and Carolyn Still, Andrew Muntz, Daniel Huggett, Joe Boff, Gail Reinhart, Molly John Wendy Bowman, Peter Arborist - OSU, OSU Horticulture Students: Brandon, Stella, Anna, Amanda, Sean, Mary Ann Shrum,
June 13, 2017 Chadwick Arboretum, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
Welcome & Introduction of Members and Guests: Following the Tour and Lunch Meeting was called to order by CLA president Daniel Huggett at 12:20 PM
Special Thank you to meeting sponsor ArborJet.
Secretary- Approval of Minutes – from last meeting Moved by Ellen Second by Andrew to accept minutes. Minutes accepted by voice vote. Minutes are posted on website.
Treasurer – Ellen, no change to balance.
Garden Show- Daniel reported that Garden Show committee met and there is a signed contract and the
2018 Garden show is a go.
Garden Tour-Molly reported that the outdoor living garden tour will be Saturday, August 19, 2017. A committee meeting will be held in the next few weeks. And more details to come.
Programming-Andrew thanked Jim Chatfield, Hort. staff and students for the days meeting. He also
reported the results of meeting with Franklin Park Conservatory regarding the 2 acre Children’s Garden project and the next meeting will be at Franklin Park.
Membership-The Horticulture Students were encouraged to become members. Membership is free of charge. Mary Ann Shrum will contact Kelly with information.
Scholarship- No Report
ADHOC-Non at this time
Unfinished Business - No Report at this time
New Business- Mary Ann Shrum was introduced as the CLA Meeting and Event Assistant. Duties will include taking meeting minutes and assisting to the meeting and event operations for the organization.
Scheduling of Next Meeting: Tuesday, July 11th 2017, 5:00 pm in the Conservatory. Adjourn: Motion by Ellen to adjourn 2nd by Molly. Meeting was adjourned at 12:40pm.