Upcoming Talks By Karen Bussolini

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 2017  | 2018

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2015 | 2016

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Coming Up In 2017

January 26, 2017

6:00 p.m. reception (wine and small bites) and book signing

The Naturescaping Workbook

The Homeowner’s Complete Tree and Shrub Handbook

6:30 talk

Naturescape Your Yard

The Stamford Museum & Nature Center

Bendel Mansion

39 Scofieldtown Road

Stamford, CT 06903


For more information: Allison Biele (203)977-6546



January 28, 2017

2:00 p.m.

Planting the Year-Round Pollinator Garden

Sponsored by The Kent Garden Club and The Kent Memorial Public Library

Kent Town Hall

41 Kent Green Boulevard

Kent,CT 06757

For more information and registration call (860) 927-3761

Karen Bussolini pollinator talk in Kent, CT


February 8, 2017

12:00 noon

Bringing It All Home: Garden Photography, Garden Making and The Art of Seeing

The Easton Garden Club

Easton, CT

(Members and invited guests only)


February 24 and February 25, 2017

36th Annual Connecticut Flower & Garden Show 2017


February 24, 2017

3:30 p.m.

Eco-friendly Garden Coach Interactive Garden Problem-Solving Brainstorm

February 25, 2017

11:00 a.m.

Planting the Year-Round Pollinator Garden

36th Annual Connecticut Flower & Garden Show 2017

Connecticut Convention Center

100 Columbus Boulevard

Hartford, CT 06103


March 8, 2017

6:30 p.m. social

7:00 p.m. slide talk

The Edible/Ornamental Garden

Town and Country Garden Club, Newtown, CT

At the Newtown Senior Center

14 Riverside Road

Sandy Hook, CT 06482

Free and open to the public


March 11, 2017

2:00 p.m.

Planting the Year-Round Pollinator Garden

Geer Village

Hollenbeck Room on 2nd floor

77 South Canaan Rd.

Canaan, CT 06018

Free and open to the public

Please register with Deb Pelletier (860)824-2625 or dpelletier@geercares.org

Pollination, bee on bee balm photo by Karen Bussolini

March 20, 2017

6:30 p.m.

40 (+) Great Plants for New England Gardens

Bethel Public Library

189 Greenwood Avenue

Bethel, CT 06801

For more information: Susan Anderson (203)794-8756 Ext. 4



April 11, 2017

10:00 a.m.

Conservation topic to be determined

Green Fingers Garden Club

Greenwich, CT 06830

(Members and invited guests only)

June 13, 2017

1:30 p.m.

Topic t.b.d.

The Jamestown Garden Club

Jamestown, RI 02835

Members and invited guests only 

June 21, 2017

7:00 p.m.

Landscaping with Native Plants: Healing Our Home Turf

West Avon Garden Club

Avon, CT 06001

Members and guests only

September 8, 2017

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Planting the Year-Round Pollinator Garden

Perennial Plant Assoc. Northeast Regional Symposium

Co-sponsored by The Massachusetts Horticultural Society

At Elm Bank

900 Washington St.

Wellesley, MA 02482



September 17, 2017

Herb Liberation!

The Frelinghuysen Arboretum

353 East Hanover Ave.

Morristown, NJ 07960

And looking ahead to 2018… Booking Southern California talks now


January 12, 2018

Laguna Beach Garden Club

Laguna Beach, CA 92651