Atlantic Coast Camellia Society

MID-CAROLINA CAMELLIA SOCIETY
2017 / 2018

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C. reticulata 'Frank Houser Variegated'

The Mid-Carolina Camellia Society is a local society, affiliated with the American Camellia Society, whose members usually meet on the first Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. from August through April (no meeting in December). Monthly meetings typically feature a program or guest speaker. Currently our club meets at Lizard's Thicket (unless otherwise indicated) at 402 Beltline Blvd., Columbia , S.C. Annual dues are $10 for individuals and $20 for families. In addition to monthly meetings, membership includes club projects including our two annual judged camellia shows, plant auction/ summer picnic.

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State Fair Show Results
Columbia, South Carolina - October 20, 2017
Just in!

The Mid-Carolina Camellia Society Fall Show normally is held on the last Friday of the South Carolina State Fair in October of each year. Exhibitors receive free entry to the Fair and may enter blooms the day of the show from 07:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. There is no entry fee and club members will be on hand to assist newcomers with entry procedures.

The Winter Show is normally held on the second Saturday in February at the South Carolina State Farmers Market-Phillips Market Center, 3483 Charleston Highway. Blooms are entered from 7:30 AM to 10:30 AM and there is no entry fee and club members will be on hand to assist newcomers.

If you are interested in bringing and entering flowers to be judged at this show, you may obtain a show schedule with rules for bloom entry by contacting johnrobertsmaker@yahoo.com(Society President). Gardeners wishing to determine their unknown varieties of camellias are encouraged to bring them for identification. Properly identified blooms are eligible for entry in both shows, if entered by entry deadline. We hope to see you there!


2017 Annual Winter Show Results - Columbia, SC

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Columbia, South Carolina
February 11, 2017

Officers

Position Name Email
President John Maker johnrobertsmaker@yahoo.com
Vice President Julie Small jlf_nos@hotmail.com
Recording Secretary Sharon Baughman/Janet Lockhart baughmansharon@gmail.com
Corresponding Secretary Peggy Camp lakepeg@aol.com
Treasurer Julie Small jlf_nos@hotmail.com
Past President Cary Chamblee N/A

Committees

Position Name Email
Hospitality Doris Kahn N/A
Sunshine Peggy Camp lakepeg@aol.com
Judges Geary & Bonnie Serpas serpasgm@ntinet.com
Fall Flower Show Buck & Tytler Mizzell tbmizzell@gmail.com
Spring Flower Show John Maker johnrobertsmaker@yahoo.com
Yearbook Marykay Hall marykayis@bellsouth.net
Advisor to the Board Richard Mims richardmims@ymail.com
Website/Facebook Editor Marykay Hall marykayis@bellsouth.net
Annual Auction Catherine Maker johnrobertsmaker@yahoo.com

Schedule of Events

Date Event Time Purpose
Tue., Aug 1, 2017 Meeting 6:00 PM Meal
7:00 PM Meeting
Fiurst Monthly Meeting of 2017-18
Growing fromn Seeds; Disbudding & Gibbing;
Distribution of Gib
Tue., Sept 5, 2017 Meeting 6:00 PM Meal
7:00 PM Meeting
Prepare for Fall Show;
Controlling Camellia Dioseases and Fertilization
Tue., Oct. 3, 2017 Meeting 6:00 PM Meal
7:00 PM Meeting
Prepare for Fall Show;
Presenting Your Bloom
Thur., Oct. 19, 2017 Judges' and Members' party 6:00 - 8:00 PM Judges' Reception - Garden Club Council of Greater Columbia Building
Fri., Oct. 20, 2107 Camellia Show 7:30 AM Fall Show at SC State Fair
Chairpersons: Buck & Tyler Mizzell
Tue., Nov. 7, 2017 Meeting 6:00 PM Meal
7:00 PM Meeting
Review Results from October Show;
Winter Care of Camellias
Sat., Dec. 2 Christmas Party   TBA
Tue.,Jan. 2, 2018 Meeting 6:00 PM Meal
7:00 PM Meeting
Prepare for February Show;
In-House Camellia Show
Tue., Feb 6, 2018 Meeting 6:00 PM Meal
7:00 PM Meeting
Prepare for February Show;
Presenting Your Bloom;
Pruning and Grafting
Fri., Feb. 9. 2018 Judges’ Reception 6:00 – 8:00 PM - Social Judges' Reception - Garden Club Council of Greater Columbia Building
Sat. , Feb. 10, 2018 Camellia Show 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM Camellia Show - South Carolina State Farmers Market-Phillips Market Center, 3483 Charleston Highway
Chairman: John Maker
Tue., Mar. 6. 2018 Meeting 7:00 PM Review Results of february Show;
Pest Control and Spring Care of Camellias
Tue., Apr.3, 2018 Meeting 6:00 PM - Social
7:00 PM - Meal
Final Monthly Meeting
Air Layering
Sat., Apr 21, 2018 End of Season Meeting 12;30 PM ACCS Meeting
2:30 PM
Auction
Annual Auction and Barbecue
ACCS Board of Directors Meeting.
Garden Club Council of Greater Columbia building

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