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                   Region Meetings
        Three Regional meetings are held each year, including a summer conference
 where next year's officers are elected. The spring and fall meetings include
 various programs and speakers in addition to business meetings.
 The Board of Directors include the elected officers, the Chairs of all
 committees, the RegionClub's National Directors, the Presidents of all Region Clubs,
 and the immediate past President. All members of affiliated clubs are invited
 and encouraged to attend all of these meetings and programs.


Meetings In 2017

Spring Meeting   April 22, 2017           
Kingwood Center, Exhibit Hall
Mansfield, OH


Summer Conference   July 21 & 22, 2017
At end of National Convention, Friday & Saturday

Cleveland Airport Marriott Hotel
4277 West 150th St.
Cleveland, OH 44135


Fall Meeting    October 2017  (Date TBA)         
Kingwood Center, Exhibit Hall
Mansfield, OH


Past Meetings

Fall Meeting  October 22, 2016
                  10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
10:00 AM
 Business meeting 
          Installation of 2017 Officers
Lunch at the Golden Corral  
Program: Review of Various Tree & Shrub Problems
  Speaker: Deborah Miller, Davey Institute, Kent, OH
Kingwood Center Gardens, Exhibit Hall
Mansfield, Ohio


Summer Conference   June 25, 2016
  10:00 AM
 Business meeting 
Lunch at the Golden Corral  
Program: Bill Collins, Kingwood Head Gardener
                Walking tour of the gardens
Kingwood Center, Exhibit Hall
Mansfield, OH


Spring Meeting  April 9, 2016 
 
Cancelled due to weather conditions       
Kingwood Center, Exhibit Hall
Mansfield, OH


Fall Meeting  October 10, 2015
Kingwood Center
Mansfield, Ohio
Gather & social time: 9:30 AM

Business meeting: 10:00 AM
After lunch at Golden Corral
Meeting focus: TBA

2015 Annual Summer Conference:
July 17-18, 2015
Wooster, Ohio
At ATI and OARDC

Meeting rooms and overnight rooms at ATI
Registration Form and Instruction Letter 

Spring Meeting  April 18, 2015
Kingwood Center
Mansfield, Ohio
Gather & social time: 9:30 AM

Business meeting: 10:00 AM
Discussion: 11:00 AM
Youth Gardening and Club Fund Raising
Lunch at Golden Corral: 12:00 noon
Speaker:  Eric Fitch - Native Plants and their use
               by Native Americans:  1:30 to 2:30 PM

Fall Meeting  October 11, 2014
Kingwood Center
Mansfield, Ohio
Gather & social time: 9:30 AM

Business meeting: 10:00 AM
After lunch at Golden Corral
Meeting focus: Ways to increase club membership

2014 Annual Summer Conference:
July 18-19, 2014
Akron, Ohio
Holiday Inn Hotel, Fairlawn, OH
On route 18, near I-77
Registration Form, Schedule, and letter
Horticulture Show Schedule


Spring Meeting 
April 5, 2014
Kingwood Center
Mansfield, Ohio
9:30 AM Gather & social time

10:00 AM Business meeting
11:00 AM Club Plant Sales Discussion
Lunch at Golden Corral
Afternoon Speaker: Bob Rensel
Therapeutic Gardens

Fall Meeting 
October 5, 2013
Kingwood Center
Mansfield, Ohio
Gather & social time: 10:00 AM

Business meeting: 10:30 AM
After lunch at Golden Corral:
A roundtable of our members:
Speaking on:
Lawns, Gladiolas, Dahlias, & Native Plants. 
Bring your questions.

Annual Summer Conference:
July 19-20, 2013
Cleveland, Ohio
Kensington Suites Hotel,
    Mayfield Heights, OH
for $89 per night.
Invitation letter and events
schedule with registration form.

Registration Form and letter
Includes Hotel Information
Note:  Hotel  meeting place recently changed as per the letter.

Spring Meeting 
April 27, 2013
Lima Gardeners Clubhouse
Lima, Ohio
Directions to Clubhouse:

Address to put in your GPS, use 991 North Shore Drive, Lima, OH. This is the Encore Theatre. You can see the club house on the hill to the west of the Encore Theatre parking lot. If that is not recognized by your GPS, then use 610 S Collett (American Red Cross building).
Welcome Letter:
Gather & social time: 10:00 AM

Business meeting: 10:30 AM
Afternoon speaker topic:
Fungi by Curtis Young,
Van Wert County Extension Age


Fall Meeting  October 6, 2012
Kingwood Center, Mansfield, Ohio
Enter from Trimble Road. Park in Main parking lot  Parking fee: $5 per car.
Topic: Denise Ellsworth, Honeybee and Native Pollinators
Business meeting: 10:00 AM

TGOA/MGCA Board Meeting and Members Meeting
October 18-20, 2012
Fort Wayne, Indiana
- Registration Form
- Tentative Schedule

- Hotel Information

Annual Summer Conference:
July 27-28, 2012
East Lansing, Michigan
Fairfield Inn for $85 per night
Garden tour guides and
seminar speakers from
Michigan State University
Registration Form/Hotel
        & Tentative Schedule

Spring Meeting   April 28, 2012
Kingwood Center, Mansfield, Ohio  Enter from Trimble Road. Park in Main parking lot.  Parking fee: $5 per car.
Topic:
 
Hostas by Douglas Beilstein
The speaker breeds and grows Hostas

Fall Meeting  October 8, 2011
Kingwood Center, Mansfield, Ohio
Enter from Trimble Road. Park in Main parking lot  Parking fee: $5 per car.
Topic: Blue Berries by Tom Dayton


Annual Summer Conference:  July 29-30, 2011  
Ohio Amish Country:
Berlin Hotel and Suites, Berlin. Ohio

Berlin is East of Millersburg on State
Route 39.
Bus tour of OARDC, Secrest Arboretum,
Amish Country, Lehman Hardware.
Speakers and other tours on Saturday.

-  Conference Registration, Agenda and Hotel Information
Conference information and details.
Registration Deadline: July 15, 2011

Request for 2011 Region Awards Nominations
Submission Details and Instructions
Deadline for Submission: May 1, 2011
List of Recent Region Awards
Awards in 2010
Awards in 2003 - 2009

Spring Meeting:  April 9, 2011 At 10:00 AM
Kingwood Center, Mansfield, Ohio - In the Gate House. Enter from Trimble Road, drive thru main parking lot up to Gate House parking.
 Parking fee: $5 per car.

Topic: Gourds by John Martin.

Fall Meeting:  October 2, 2010  at 10:00 AM
Kingwood Center, Mansfield, Ohio - Exhibition Hall
Across from the greenhouse. Enter from Trimble Road.
Parking fee: $5 per car.
Agenda and program:
  10:00 AM Business meeting.
                 Install 2011 Officers
  11:30  Lunch, Golden Corral
  1:00 PM  House Plants seminar, by Charles Applegate
                Kingwood Center senior plant expert.

Annual Summer Conference: July 30-31, 2010
Quail Hollow Resort & Holden Arboretum

Quail Hollow Resort Is near Painesville, OH
Conference Registration, Agenda and Information
Information, Housing, Registration, Schedule
Registration Deadline: July 16, 2010
 

Request for 2010 Region Awards Nominations
Submission Details and Instructions
Deadline for Submission: May 1, 2010


List of Recent Region Awards
Awards in 2003 - 2009


Spring Meeting:  April 10, 2010

Kingwood Center, Mansfield, Ohio - Exhibition Hall
Main parking lot - Enter from Trimble Road entrance
10:00 AM - Usual starting time
Lunch Location: Golden Corral
Speaker: Chuck Greaves:  Gardens at Kingwood
2010 National Convention planning meeting


Fall
Meeting:  October 10, 2009
Kingwood Center, Mansfield, Ohio - Gatehouse
10:00 AM - Usual starting time
Lunch: Fire Mountain restaurant
Speaker:  Barbara Ford, Akron Orchid Society

Meeting: 2010 National Convention Committee