October 11th, 2000


Wednesday, 11 October 2000
Greenstreets at
Cedar Falls Holiday Inn


Organic Gardening

Speaker:Marti Hazen
Program Chair:Tim Schoenfelder
Time:Social period: 6:00 P.M. Dinner: 6:30 P.M. at Greenstreets Restaurant, 5826 University Ave., Cedar Falls.
Biography:Marti's interest in organic gardening stems from her personal gardening experiences while growing up on a farm in Iowa. Marti, a Multi-Media Specialist, received a BA in Business in 1979 at UNI, and MA in Media in 1989 at UNI. Marti is currently Vice-President of the Cedar Falls Federated Flower Art Club. 
Program:Marti describes Organic Gardening as primarily using what you have and improvising for the situation. Marti states that as a chemical-free individual she enjoys chemical-free foods. She has had her own garden for many years largely for this reason.

Marti will discuss growing and cleaning vegetables and flowers. She will also describe ways to deal with insects and pests. This will be followed by a question/answer session and a sharing of personal organic gardening experiences.

Price:$10.50 per person (includes tax, tip & room rent.)
Reservations:Telephone Nico De Jong (319)268-1234, by noon on Monday, October 9th, 2000. Leave message on answering machine. Guests are welcome if they make a reservation. Please state if special dinner preparations are necessary.

Dues:2000-2001 Dues of $10.00 may be sent to the Treasurer, Gordon Licht, 2330 Ivy Ave., Waverly, IA 50677 or may be paid at the meeting. If your mailing label shows "S01", you are paid up through September 2001.