First African Violet Society of Denton

Crazy about African Violets? We are too, so come join us!

Upcoming Events

The

(Monthly club meeting dates are on the ‘Meetings‘ page)

Upcoming Events

Events in blue are hosted by the FAVSD

 

March 18th & 19th, 2016 

FAVSD Annual Show & Sale.  Open to the public.  Free admission.  Judging of plant exhibits will be conducted on Friday, March 18th.  Doors will be opened to the public from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. on Friday afternoon.  The show hall will again open to the public on Saturday, at 10:30 a.m. and remain open until 3:30 p.m.  The show & plant sale will be hosted inside of Erwin Hall, which is part of the First Presbyterian Church at the corner of University Drive & Hinkle.  Actual address is 1114 W. University Drive, Denton, TX  76201.  Hope to see you there!


May 29th – June 5th, 2016 

70th AVSA National Convention & Show, Albuquerque, New Mexico.  “Violets Color the Land of Enchantment”.

see  http://www.AVSA.org  for details


June 25, 2016 –It’s the return of the hottest violet event in Texas!

11th Annual Summer FAVSD Workshop. At the First Presbyterian Church – inside of Erwin Hall.  Address is:  1114 W. University Drive, Denton, TX 76201.  Event hours are from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Doors open at 9 a.m for club members, event support staff, seminar speakers,  and guests who are driving to the event from out of town.

*** Important note.  The sales area will be closed to all foot traffic until officially opened by the event chairperson at 10:30 a.m.  No early bird shopping like in past years.  Additional time is needed by staff since we will have lots and lots of plants to unload, unpack, label, sort out, and place in their sections.  We’re expecting record breaking sales again this year and I have been informed of many, many plants coming from the recent A.V.S.A. Convention in Albuquerque, New Mexico – including plants recently released and some not even listed in catalogs or updated on websites of yet.  Are you excited?  I am.

  • sale of supplies and hundreds of plants – sales area opens at 10:30 a.m.

  • luncheon – starts at 11:15 a.m.

  • workshops delivered by top regional growers – from 12:15 to 2:30 p.m


November 2-5, 2016 

Lone Star African Violet Council Convention & Show

Hosted at the Comfort Inn & Suites – Plano East

700 Central Parkway East, Plano, TX, 75074

Visit  http://www.LSAVC.org  for details.

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