LAND OF LINCOLN WATER GARDEN & KOI SOCIETY

Springfield, IL
Dan L. Chevalier
macdlc13@sbcglobal.net
http://www.llwgs.org
Meets: 4th Thursday @ 6:30 pm

September
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August
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July
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June
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May
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April
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March
Dan Chevalier, of Land of Lincoln WG&KS, said they are shut down for the winter.

February
Dan Chevalier, of Land of Lincoln WG&KS, said they are shut down for the winter.
January 2017
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December 2016
No Meeting

November 2016
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October
No Meeting

September
Dan Chevalier, of Land of Lincoln WG&KS, reports in Aug the club toured Davidsan Japanese Maple Farms in New Berlin, IL. In Sep the club meeting will feature a discussion on winterizing your pond; meeting will be held at the church in Springfield. The Oct Annual Meeting Banquet’s date, time and location are yet to be determined. Check out their website at http://www.llwgs.org.

August
Dan Chevalier, of Land of Lincoln WG&KS, said that in June they went on a field trip to Chicago and visited Ball Horticultural Co. and Aquaspe. This was a great trip. Their regular meeting was on June 9th. The program was Container Water Gardens presented by 3 of their members; 26 members were present. Their July meeting was held on the 28th; the program was Pond Maintenance. A panel discussion made up of our members; 25 members were present.

July
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June
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May
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April
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March
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February
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January 2016
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November
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October
Dan Chevalier, of Land of Lincoln WG&KS, said that in the middle of July they held their members only pond tour. The tour featured 5 member’s ponds. Ponds ranged in size from 300 gallons up to 6500 gallons with many beautiful koi and plants in full bloom.

September
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August
Dan Chevalier, of Land of Lincoln WG&KS , reports in Jul the club held a members only Pond Tour in the Springfield-Sangamon County area. In Aug, the club is planning a bus trip to the Garfield Park Conservatory in Chicago, IL. Check out their website at http://www.llwgs.org.

July
Dan Chevalier, of Land of Lincoln WG&KS, reports their topic was Building a Waterfall for a Small Pond at the June 25th meeting at Douglas Ave. Methodist Church, 501 S. Douglas Ave., Springfield, IL. Speaker Darrell Vesling shared his experiences and tips on building a waterfall for a small backyard pond. Darrell is a member of LLWGKS and has been working and enjoying his own water garden for several years. Check out their website at http://www.llwgs.org.

June
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May
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April
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March
Dan Chevalier, of Land of Lincoln WG&KS , reports the club will be holding a Welcome Back Spring Dinner Meeting on Mar 26th at 6 p.m. Meet at the MCL Cafeteria at 2151 Wabash Ave. in Springfield for our first meeting of the year. Get your dinner and come to the meeting room to visit with old friends, find out how all the water features survived the winter and learn about all the exciting meetings and activities planned for the coming year. Check out their website at http://www.llwgs.org

February
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January 2015
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November
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October
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September
Dan Chevalier, of Land of Lincoln WG&KS , reports the Aug meeting, at the Douglas Ave. Methodist Church in Springfield, featured Brad Boewe (from Moonlit Gallery Outdoor Lighting) who shared ideas and tips on highlighting the best features in your water garden and other outdoor landscaping. The Sep meeting will be held at the same location on Sep 25th at 6:30 p.m. Check out their website at http://www.llwgs.org .