Anderson Mill

The Anderson Mill Gardeners
13974 FM 2769
Volente, TX 78641
 512-258-2613‎
AMGC@volente.org

The purpose of our club is to preserve the history of the Anderson Mill and to promote Gardening for the beautification of our landscape
Our member dues are $35 a year.  
Our annual quilt raffle helps support college scholarships which we have awarded every year since 1977.  
 Guests are welcome at our meetings; email or call for more info.

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2015 Schedule
Meeting Schedule
 Member luncheon meetings are always at noon, second Thursday of the month

FEBRUARY 12
"Spring Gardening in Our Area"
Zel Heaney, Countryside Nursery

MARCH 12                                                    
"Protecting Our Wild Honeybees"
Kristina Lee,
American Honey Bee Protection Agency

APRIL 9
Writing Our Local History
Carol Sikes
Author of Hudson Bend and the
Birth of Lake Travis

MAY 14
Honoring of scholarship recipients, drawing of quilt winner

JUNE  11
“Anderson Mill’s Historical Status”
Marty Moulthrop
Travis County Historical Commission

JULY- no meeting

AUGUST 13
“Prehistoric Skeleton Discovered In Lake Travis!”
Andy Malof, LCRA Senior Archeologist

SEPTEMBER 11
“Butterflies in the Wild”
Erin Cord, Balcones Canyonlands Preserve

OCTOBER 9
“Veggies, Chickens, and Horses On RR  2769!”
Kim Graboski, Head Gardener, Travaasa Farm

NOVEMBER 12
“Overwintering Your Cactus and Succulents”
Jeff Pavlet, Austin Cactus and Succulent Society

DECEMBER 10
Christmas party (Spouses Invited!) Program to be announced, potluck luncheon

JANUARY 14, 2016
Installation of New Officers

OPEN HOUSES

The Anderson Mill and Robinson Museum are open to the public
The 4th Sunday of each month--March thru October
2 P.M. until 5 P.M.
We are open for group tours by appointment.

MARCH 22 - Plant Sale

APRIL 26
             
MAY 24

JUNE 28

JULY 26

AUGUST 23 - Ice Cream Social

SEPTEMBER 27 
        
OCTOBER 26 - 
Quilt Display

Legends Book Cover
A Legend  Collection: Fact and Fantasy was updated and reprinted in 2008. It is a historical book originally published by the club in 1981. It is a fascinating collection of personal accounts written and collected by club members.  It is available at the Anderson Mill Garden Club during events and also through any member for only $15 per copy.

 

Rex Jackson has been documenting the process of restoring the Nordyke and Marmon Gristmill originally used by Miss Minnie to grind corn during the 1920’s
Follow his blog at http://millrestoration.blogspot.com/

Here is a map: