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Springfield Civic Garden Club
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Date/Time
Monday, July 1st 2013
9:15 am

Location
Westminster Presbyterian Church

WHO:  Springfield Civic Garden Club
WHAT:  Monthly meeting
WHEN: Monday, July 1, 2013—9:15 to 11:30 a.m.
WHERE: Westminster Presbyterian Church, 533 South Walnut, Springfield
Speaker: Mac Condill, owner and operator of “The Great Pumpkin Patch” located in Arthur, Illinois.
Extensive training in Horticulture and love for their family farm has helped shape the evolution of ”The Great Pumpkin Patch” over the last 25 years. In 1977, Bruce and Mary Beth (McDonald ) Condill added a few pumpkin seeds to their children’s garden, and a cucurbit business grew to 63 acres of pumpkins, squash and gourds. Involvement in commercial pumpkin production followed, as well as, the preservation and development of heirloom and rare cucurbit seeds.  Free and open to the public.
For more information, visit www.SCGC-IL.org

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