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Western New York Hosta Society will meet at 1:30 p.m. Sunday in the Town of Aurora Senior Center, 101 King St., East Aurora. Award-winning leading hosta breeder Olga Petryszyn of Valparaiso, Ind., will present “My Hosta Journey.”

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East Aurora Garden Club will meet at noon Monday in St. Matthias Episcopal Church, 374 Main St., East Aurora, for a Christmas arrangement demonstration. Members are asked to bring greens, containers and ornaments for the workshop. Bev Walsh, master gardener, show judge and garden club design instructor, will be on hand.

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Kenmore Garden Club will meet at 10 a.m. Tuesday in Kenmore United Methodist Church, 32 Landers Road, Kenmore. Susan Loughran, a national flower show judge, will present a floral decoration demonstration, creating three holiday designs to be raffled. Guests welcome.

Evans Garden Club will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Angola Public Library to plan holiday decorations for the Evans Town Hall.

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Ken-Sheriton Garden Club will meet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, 576 Delaware Road, Kenmore. Bob Bracikowski, of Opportunities Unlimited, will present a workshop, “Christmas is Coming.” Members will make a tabletop tree or centerpiece. Artistic design will be “Giving Thanks.” Business meeting to follow. New members welcome.

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Hamburg Garden Club will meet at noon Wednesday in the Hamburg Community Center for a beekeeping presentation by Barbara Ochterski.

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Amana Garden Club of West Seneca will meet at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the Burchfield Nature & Art Center, 2001 Union Road, West Seneca, for a coffee social and brief business meeting. For the horticultural exhibit, members will present an everlasting flower. Bring lunch; desserts will be provided. Club member and former National Flower Show judge Terry Skura will demonstrate a functional table setting. All welcome. For further information, call 875-5563.

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Garden Friends of Clarence will meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Clarence Town Park Clubhouse, 10405 Main St., Clarence. David Clark from the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens will present a “Holiday Green Demo.” Visitors welcome. Email: gardenfriendsofclarence@hotmail.com.

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Lancaster Garden Club will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday in St. John’s Lutheran Hall, 55 Pleasant Ave., Lancaster. Club member Dorothy Julius will present a “Floral Design Workshop” with membership participation. Guests welcome.

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Town and Country Garden Club will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday in Transit Middle School, 8730 Transit Road, East Amherst. Carole Melnik, a member of the Society of American Florists, will demonstrate decorating a floral swag using various plant materials. Guests welcome.

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Judges Council of Eighth District of Federated Garden Clubs of New York State will meet at 10 a.m. Thursday in Brighton Community Church, 1225 Brighton Road, Town of Tonawanda. The business meeting will include a review of the handbook and program suggestions for 2014. Potluck lunch. The horticulture exhibits will include container-grown plants and perennials. The exhibitors for design will be responsible for a creative miniature design.

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