May 5 2022
We all enjoyed a special Margarita created by Kristine!
with or without tequila
Then, a lively demonstration by Claudia Chavez as she taught us how to make delicious tamales at home.
And, Julian Solis gave us all a lesson in SALSA dancing.
June 2 2022
We learned all about how to cut and style different cheeses, meats, veggies and fruits to create an amazing charcuterie board!
We all teamed up to make our own for the competition. Every competition requires judging so a winning team was selected.
This was a great hands-on event allowing us to connect with old friends and meet new friends within our Home and Garden Club.
August 4 2022
Presented by Lakeside Nature Center, Kansas City Missouri
September 1, 2022
Presented by Barbara McCanse
An amazing trip to the past when the Village of Loch Lloyd first began. Stories from early residents.
October 6, 2022
Presented by Associated Plastic Surgeons.
Fascinating discussion focused on facial skin rejuvenation, skin care treatments and skin care products.
November 3, 2022
Nordstrom Stylists and Make-Up Artists will be Presenting What's New
February 3 2022, David Bird, owner of Bird’s Botanicals discussed the different varieties of orchids and everything you need to know to grow orchids at home! The following week, he returned and brought beautiful plantings and items for purchase.
Orchid lovers enjoyed this informative and fun presentation!
A demonstration by Chef Damian Lehman
Chef Damian revealed the secrets of creating spun sugar at home for Valentine's Day!
March 3 2022, Sean Holland, from Suburban Lawn & Garden shared his knowledge of 'all things roses'. We learned about the different rose varieties, soil conditions, watering, sun, and disease control.
...and we enjoyed a specialty cocktail to celebrate the luck of the Irish!
Cocktail prepared by the Loch LLoyd Country Club Mixologist, Christine.
April 7 2022, Carrie McCrae, owner of Blooming Home Decor and Upholstery in Leawood, KS discussed how to bring warmth, richness and personality into your home. From refinishing your kitchen or bathroom cabinets to updating your favorite chair with new upholstery, adding a colorful rug or "on trend" draperies ... Carrie has the solution for you!
Held at Rosehill Gardens
May 6 2021, Landscape Designer, John Mclenon and Flower Expert, Laurel Taylor, from Rosehill Gardens had an informative discussion and fun planting demonstration.
We all enjoyed a hands on potting event and went home with gorgeous planted pots!
'Thyme for Herbs'
June 3 2021, Starting with our first speaker from Suburban Lawn & Garden, Sean Holland. Sean gave an informative presentation about how to plant, grow, and cultivate herbs at home.
Next, Laura Laiben, owner, "The Culinary Center of Kansas City" and Chef Jill Garcia Schmidt gave us a live cooking lesson using a delicious herb marinade for bite-size steak appetizers and a fabulous sauce for dipping. Recipes were shared!
March 5, 2020. Karen Swart from Organizing-ETC discussed organizing your home, office, garage, etc. Her fabulous ideas will turn your messy drawers, closets, shelves into beautifully functional areas. This truly de-stresses your life! Karen is offering free 1 hour consultations to LLH&GC members. Click below for the website.
February 6, 2020. Helen Bartlet discussed ways to stage your home
December 5, 2019. We had a great time getting ready for the holidays! We watched an exciting demonstration of decorating, updating, and reinventing four trees for the Christmas season. Each tree was uniquely decorated in a different style. Next, a demonstration and tasting of four delicious holiday cocktails got everyone in the holiday "spirit." Recipes were shared. A cookie exchange followed the meeting. A great time was had by all!r great stories to help turn potential customers into loyal ones.
November 7, 2019. Lynn Bandyk, owner of Bella B Décor, presented fabulous tablescapes for the upcoming holidays, revealing several beautiful tables with festive pumpkins for October, rustic sticks and shiny ornaments for November and December. She showed us how easy it is to update your decor from season to season. holiday sale or weekly special? Definitely promote it here to get customers excited about getting a sweet deal.