Coffee Chats


Coffee Chats Are Back!

Coffee Chat programs are Free to the public: no registration necessary. Masks are required by the venue for those who are not vaccinated.  Join us for these informative coffee chats.  MGs receive 1 CEU for each program.

9 – 10 AM at the Center on the Lake (formerly Springfield Community Center); 2491 Canfield Rd.  Akron, OH 44312

Sept. 8 – Honeybees –  by Randy Katz

Sept. 22 – Tomato Tasting and Diagnostic Workshop – group discussion/demo

Oct. 6 – Gardening for Well Being – by Denise Gibson

Oct. 20 – Growing Dahlias – by Lee Paulson

Nov. 3  – Growing Mushrooms – by Julie Costell

Nov. 17 – Extending the Growing Season – by Maggie Rivera

Dec. 8 – The History and Horticulture of Christmas – by Lee Paulson

FOR 2024

March – to celebrate Women’s History Month there will be a presentation by Lee Paulson TBD   

Women Throughout History who impacted Horticulture and the Environment







Meanwhile the MGs are taking care of a vegetable garden to provide fresh produce to the Senior Center.





We are mindful of the Covid uncertainty. We will follow all applicable Federal, State, and Local regulations and recommendations to enhance the safety of our members and guests.

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