The African Violet Club of Ocala
An Affiliate of the African Violet Society of America
Presents the next Meeting
January 28, 2017
at 10:30 am at the Marion County Sheriff's Office (Brian Litz Sheriff's Substation)
9048 SW Highway 200, Ocala, Florida 34481 Directions
Come enjoy an informative program on African Violets. Now is a great time to
join our club for the January-December 2017 year! For more information please
call Linda at 352-351-3639. Complimentary delicious refreshments are served at
our meetings and guests are always welcome!
African Violet Club of Ocala Presents
Violets for Valentines!
February 10th - 11th, 2017
Wow! This is fun, fun, fun! We are having Violets for Valentine's Extravaganza
and Educational event Friday and Saturday, February 10th - 11th. It is located at
the Southeastern Livestock Pavillion, 2232 NE Jacksonville Road, Reception Hall
B, Building #5, Ocala, FL 34470. Parking is FREE and plentiful!
The hours on Friday, February 10th are 8:30 am until 5:00 pm and
Saturday, February 11th 8:30 am until 4:00 pm.
There will be hundreds of all sizes and types of African violets to feast your eyes
on and purchase. We will have pots and all kinds of supplies such as fertilizer
and soil for sale. There will be educational demos throughout both
days. Stay tuned for a schedule with topics such as repotting your violets,
methods to propagate your violets, how and when to fertilize, grooming the plants
you just bought other topics. Like last year we will have gently used items for sale
to also help with fund raising to support our club the rest of the year. There will
also be delicious baked goods for sale for your eating pleasure. If you have
questions or wish to bring plants with questions one of the "violet doctors will be
in" and happy to help you. This event is free to the public. If you have any
questions call 352-351-3639.
To view and print the African Violet Grower's Timing Schedule please click here.
It is a great time to join our club! Click here to print the application and
bring it to the meeting or mail it in to the address on the bottom of the form.
Time to renew your membership if you are alrady a member!
Join me in perusing a wealth of great information throughout this website. The African Violet Club of Ocala (AVCO) exists to bring together African violet and other gesneriad fanciers in the north central Florida area for the purpose of learning more about the care of our most popular houseplant. We are making new friends in the process of our endeavors! For more information on the benefits of club membership please click here. If you have any questions feel free to contact our club President, Linda Schwambach, at 352-351-3639 or write a note to us using the information on our our website contact page. Be sure to check the tab labeled President's Podium for the latest news and information. Come back often! And now sit back with your favorite tea or coffee and get started perusing the website. Enjoy!
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We are also an affiliate the African Violet Council of Florida (www.africanvioletcouncilofflorida.org)
as well as the African Violet Society of America (www.avsa.org).
Website last updated 17 January 2017