​​SDC 2018 Calendar of Events 

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​​Events are at the Crestwood Civic Center,14025 S. Kostner Ave, Crestwood, IL unless noted

​1/28/18 New ADS Introductions / Dahlia Tuber Resources/ Planning for your 2018 Dahlia Garden

​2/25/18  "How to Grow for Size" by selecting laterals, Bonus: Stretches to get ready for gardening

​3/25/18 Propagation methods to increase your stock, Fertilizers for various stages of dahlia growth

​4/22/18  Get comfortable with dahlia classes, forms,  & terms Bonus Program: cooking with herbs

​5/20/18   SDC Annual Dahlia Tuber and Plant Sale 12n- 4pm

​6/24/18  Hands on dahlia demos at our Lake Katherine Nature Preserve Dahlia Bed, Palos, IL

​7/22/18  Annual SDC Club picnic at home of Sue & Mike Fitzgerald, Members & Invited guests

​8/19/18 Getting ready for our Annual Show - How you can participate and compete

9/1-9/1/18 with set-up 8/31 - SDC 81st Annual Dahlia Show

​Oct date tbd - Annual Awards banquet - details to follow

​10/28/18 - Welcome new members - Fall Storage techniques

​​​​Southtown Dahlia Club

An Affiliate of the American Dahlia Society and The Midwest Dahlia Conference

South Suburbs, Chicago, Illinois