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Shirley Farmer Hybridizer Meeting

Hi Everyone,

Our next Shirley Farmer Hybridizer Meeting is Saturday, April 6th at the Holiday Inn, Dayton/Fairborn I-675, 2800 Presidential Drive, Fairborn, OH 45324 Phone 937-426-7800. Spring is our How To meeting so send me your questions. We will have time for the people who missed the last meeting to show their seedlings and intros. I am looking for volunteers give presentations on their gardens. The room will be available at 8:00 AM with the meeting starting at 8:30 AM. The link to the website is

The cost is $45 per person which includes meeting costs, a buffet lunch of soup, salad, and wraps plus coffee, tea (hot & cold), soft drinks and water all day, and an afternoon cookie. Please make your check for $45.00 payable to Sandy Holmes at 1950 North Regent Park Dr., Bellbrook, OH 45305. Phone 937-287-8122.

Everyone staying at the Holiday Inn, please call directly to the reservation department at (877) 390-5931 and request the group rate for Shirley Farmer’s Midwest Daylily Hybridizer’s. The rate is $139 per night but you must make your reservations by March 6th to get this rate. They have reserved 10 rooms. Book as soon as you can.

Friday night we will have dinner at 7 PM at the Holiday Inn Restaurant. If you would like to join us for dinner on Friday evening, please let me know in advance so that we will have enough tables. After the Saturday meeting anyone who wishes can get together in the Holiday Inn Restaurant for snacks and more conversation.

We will continue to have space in the back of the room for anyone wishing to trade or sell a small number of daylily/garden products. Please try to arrive at 8 AM if you would like to participate.

Please confirmation your attendance by Saturday March 30th because I must confirm the number for lunch and we pay by the head.

You can reach me at

Hope you can join us.

Sandy Holmes