Calendar of Events



The Green & Gold activities for the year start with the annual meeting held in April and ends in October with our Fall Festival dinner and speaker. Activities of the Midwest Regional Hosta Society and the American Hosta Society are included in the calendar to offer additional opportunities for bonding with fellow hosta enthusiasts from outside the local area.  

Midwest Regional Hosta Society Winter Symposium

This event is held in late January, early February. It features speakers, hosta seed sales and a hostatality social. Details are listed on their website.

May 26, 2021
6-8 PM
Annual Meeting

Green & Gold annual meeting is held at Green Bay Botanical Gardens. It includes the business of the Society, speaker and door prizes. 

July 7th
6-8 PM
Chit Chat

Our second Chit Chat of the year will be at ?Dennis and Amy Russel. Come join us for an evening of touring their beautiful garden.

Midwest Regional Hosta Society Convention

The 2020 MRHS Convention - "Hostas Chicago Style" - in Lisle, IL. has been postponed due to the Covid-19 health crisis. It is rescheduled for July 8-10 2021. It features garden tours, plant auction, Hosta Show, vendor sales, speakers, seedling competition, and Hostatality. It kicks off with a special Thursday evening event. Check the MRHS Website for details.

Postponed until 2022

American Hosta Society Convention

This event is going virtual this year. Check out the 'Smitten in the Mitten" website for details.

August 3rd
6-8 PM
3rd Chit Chat

Audrey Temmer will be our hostess for our 3rd and final Chit Chat of 2021. Come join us for an evening of touring her beautiful gardens.

June 11th & 12th
9 AM - 4 PM
each day
Chit Chat & Plant Sale

Our first Chit Chat is in the gardens of Gary & Linda Joslin. This is also our first plant sale of the year so will be a two day event.

Sept. 11-12, 2021
Sat. 9 - 4
Sun. 11 - 3
Fall Plant Sale

Our fall plant sale will be at Larry's Bellevue Gardens. It is joint plant sale with the Bay Area Daylily (BAD) Buds. The Green & Gold will have numerous hosta varieties for sale. 

June 22nd
7 AM - 6:30 PM
Green & Gold Road Trip

Green and Gold Road Trip. Oconomowoc, Germantown, Cedarburg.

Fall Harvest Fest

Our 2021 Harvest Fest has not been scheduled yet. It is our final get together for the year and provides a chance for members to mingle at the end of the season. Members will enjoy a light meal followed by a speaker.