Region 5

Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee

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Birmingham Botanical Gardens
2612 Lane Park Rd
Birmingham, AL 35223

Meeting Times: Second Saturday, Sept-June, 10:00 a.m.

Contact: Brenda Posey
Phone: 205-612-6972


Contact: Gwen Johnson
Phone: 205-991-5335

Founded in 1981
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Information updated 3/26/17


Hosting the 2022 AVSA National Convention in Little Rock! (May – date TBA)

Meeting location:  Fermentables & Home Grown Hobbies
3915 Crutcher St.
North Little Rock, AR 72118

Meeting Times: Third Saturday of each month from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.

Contact #1: Danny Tidwell, President
Phone:  830-481-9126

Contact #2: Alice Brown, Treasurer
Phone: (501)-590-7692

Notes: Please contact us as we sometimes change our meeting date or place.  Guests and new members are welcome!  We normally hold our annual show and sale in October

Information updated 06/18/2019


Members’ Homes
Meeting Times: Second Saturday each month, 10:00 a.m. September – June

Contact #1: Robbie McMeel
Phone: 985-868-0439 (H)

Contact #2:  Wilhelmina Allen
Phone: 281-851-8640 (C)

Information updated: 2/15/2018


McDonald Road Adventist Church

5440 McDonald Road

McDonald, TN 37353

Meeting Times: Last Sunday of each month, 2:00 p.m. — everyone is welcome!

Contact #1: Kathy Dodd, President
Phone: 423.309.9060

Contact #2: Marjorie Goins
Phone: 423.400.4470
Notes: Each month we have a program on growing African violets.  We also have potting supplies and refreshments.

Information updated 1/25/2019

Location TBD. Check our Facebook page for updates.

Meeting Times: 3rd Sunday each month


Contact:  Kim Clawson

Contact: John Needham

Information updated 05/14/2021

Meeting location: Central Christian Church
531 South McLean @Peabody
Memphis, TN 38104

Meeting Times: Third Saturday each month, social hour 12:00, meeting 1:00 p.m.

Contact: Geneva N Stagg, President
Address: 8188 Scruggs Drive
City: Germantown TN  38138
Phone: 901-757-1136

Contact: Beth Baker
Address: 281 Garland Street
City: Memphis , TN 38104
Phone: 901-550-7860

Notes: Each month we have a program on growing African violets. We also have potting supplies available for anyone in attendance. Annual spring show and sale.

Information updated 3/24/2020

Meeting Location: Indoor Growers World
401 E Trinity Lane #100
Nashville, TN. 37207

Meeting Times: First Sunday each month at 2:00 pm. Each month we have a program, plants for sale, and refreshments.

Facebook page NashvilleAfricanVioletClub

Contact #1: Lindee Vaught, President
Phone: 615-399-2841

Contact #2:  Adrienne Clagett
Phone: 615-479-4145

Notes: We encourage anyone who lives in Nashville or surrounding towns to come and join us. We would love to have you!

Information updated 1/9/2019

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