New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas
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Central Texas Judges Council
Meeting Locations are: San Marcos Public Library, San Marcos, TX and Blinn College, Brenham, TX (Meetings alternate between locations)
Contact Elmer Godeny firstname.lastname@example.org for TBD location
Meeting Times: Third Saturday of April and September
Contact: Elmer Godeny, President
- Phone: 918-804-7308
Contact 2: Donna McGraw, Vice-President
- Email: email@example.com
Last updated: 02-23-2021
First Austin African Violet Society
Meeting Location: Allen R. Baca Center — Arts & Crafts Room
301 W. Bagdad Ave., Building 2
Round Rock, TX 78664
Facebook: First Austin African Violet Society (FAAVS)
Meeting Times: Second Saturday each month at 9:30 am. No meetings in June or August and luncheons held in July and December. Meetings are in person and by zoom. Please email club for zoom invite or additional information.
Contact: Mary Husk, President
Contact: Diane Buck, Vice-President
Notes: Judged show and or sale held in March at Zilker Botanical Garden. See Facebook page for dates or contact club by email.
Information updated 6/27/2022
Heart of Texas African Violet Society
Zoom Meetings – First Monday every month from 6pm-8pm CST.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for personal zoom invitation.
Invitation includes meeting agenda & other important affiliate information.
Event Schedule Available through Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/hotavsorg
Club Email Address: email@example.com
Contact #1: Glenda Williams
Contact #2: Jim Williams
Additional Club Information:
Vision: To provide a new approach, focused on public outreach & education & other innovative methods of reaching out to growing communities, thus providing a more holistic & virtual/in-person member experience.
Members in good standing will be directly involved in the development of our affiliate experience. This is an opportunity to join & participate in the development of this new affiliate of the future. Membership is inclusive & open to all. Please join us as we explore new & creative ways to enhance the affiliate member experience!
Information updated 12/29/2022
Magic Knight African Violet Society
Meeting location: Boerne Public Library
451 N. Main St.
Boerne, TX 78006
Website: Facebook – Magic Knight African Violet Society
Meeting Time: 10:00 a.m.
Second Monday of each month (except for December)
Contact #1: Irene Harney, President
Contact #2: Ken Froboese
Information updated 8/31/2021
Alpha African Violet Society of Dallas
North Haven Gardens
7700 Northaven Road
Dallas, TX 75230
Meeting Times: Second Saturday of each month, excluding July and December, at 10:00 a.m.
Contact #1: Sylvia Leeds
Address: 602 CR 3702
Contact #2: Stephanie Smith, Treasurer
Address: 9916 Bluffcreek Drive
Information updated 1/25/2019
First African Violet Society of Dallas
North Haven Gardens
7700 Northaven Road
Dallas, TX 75230
Meeting Times: Third Thursday each month, Sept-May, 10:00 a.m.
Club Web Address: http://www.firstavsofdallas.com
Contact: Berta DeLeon
Contact 2: Janice Davidson
Notes: Co-sponsors a spring show/sale and fall sale at North Haven Gardens with other Dallas African Violet Clubs
Information updated: 9/13/2022
First African Violet Society of Denton
Meeting Location: Good Samaritan Lake Forest Village
Address: 3901 Montecito Drive
Denton, TX 76210
Meeting times: 7:00 pm. 2nd Tuesday of month, Sept – May
Web Site: Facebook – First African Violet Society of Denton – FAVSD
Contact #1: Linda Turner
Contact #2: Janet Castiglione
Notes: We welcome all who are interested in the growing of or learning about African violets.
Information updated 3/7/2020
First African Violet Society of Wichita Falls
Meeting location: University United Methodist Church (Fellowship hall)
3405 Taft Blvd.
Wichita Falls, TX 76308
Meeting Times: Second Friday each month, Sept-May, 9:30 a.m.
Contact: Allene Peek, President
Contact 2: Sue Ramser
Please send correspondence or calls to Sue Ramser until notified otherwise.
Information updated 12/28/17
First Nighter African Violet Society of Dallas
McKinney Fire Station No. 5, Community Room
6600 Virginia Parkway
McKinney, TX 75071
Meeting Times: Third Monday, September through November and January through May
6:30 – 7 pm social and 7 – 8:30 pm business meeting & program
Notes: Fall and spring sales are held annually as well as a spring show.
Information updated: 1/13/2023
Moonlight African Violet and Gesneriad Society
Fort Worth Botanic Gardens
3220 Botanic Garden Blvd
Fort Worth, TX 76107
Meeting Times: Fourth Thursday each month at 7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Club Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact #1: Bonnie Harris
Notes: Every meeting we have a raffle for plants, and a speaker and/or program.
Information updated 5/26/2023
North Texas African Violet Judges Council
Meeting Location: La Hacienda Ranch Restaurant
3300 N. Interstate 35E
Carrollton, TX 75007
Meeting Times: The fifth Wednesday of the Month, whenever it occurs, at 11:00 a.m.
Contact #1: Anne Nicholas
Contact #2: Janet Castiglione
Information updated 3/3/2020
Spring Branch African Violet Club
St. John Chrysostom Church
5402 Acorn St.
Houston, TX 77092
Meeting Times: Second Saturday each month, 10:00 a.m.
Contact #1: Teresa Kaminski, President
- eMail: email@example.com
Contact 2: Norma Flynn, Vice President
- Email: Normaflynn@earthlink.net
Notes: Spring show/sale first weekend in March; Fall sale first weekend in October. Contact club for specific details.
Information updated 02/20/2021
Sunshine African Violet Society
San Antonio, TX
Meeting Times: 7:00 pm, first Friday of the month in member’s homes.
Contact: Lynda Welchel, President
Contact #2: Cheryl Prichard
Notes: We invite new members, novice to professional. All are welcome.
Information updated 11/28/2018
Victoria African Violet Society
2205 College Dr
Victoria, TX 77901-4474
Web Site: www.ykc.com/vavs
Meeting Times: First Tuesday each month, 7:00 p.m.
Contact: Joanne Schrimsher
Contact #2: Cathy Fojtik
Notes: We sponsor a display and sale in the spring and fall at the Victoria Mall, Victoria, TX. Victoria is located on Hwy 59 between Houston and Corpus Christi, TX.
Information updated 7/16/2017
NASA Area African Violet Society
Bay Harbour United Methodist Church
3459 FM Rd.518 East League City, TX 77573
Meeting times: Once a month on the 2nd Tuesday at 6:30 PM
Contact #1 Name: Dianne Duggan
Phone: 239 247 3817
eMail Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact #2 Name: Keitha Glaves
Phone: 281 814 9105
Notes: We have had a couple of changes to location due to the pandemic, but the church will be our regular location, after January 1, 2021 We do have a Facebook page for communication with members and announcements. NASA Area African violet Society
We are extremely excited for the “reboot” of this disbanded club (due mainly to hurricanes and devastation to club members collections and homes) because it has a rich history and was originally formed February 1976.
Information updated 1/18/2022
Regional Council – Lone Star African Violet Council (LSAVC)
Regional Council - Lone Star African Violet Council (LSAVC)
Includes members primarily in Region 6
Convention rotates with sponsoring affiliate.
Web Site: https://lsavc.org/
Meeting Information: Annual Convention scheduled for last week of October or first week of November
Notes: Each year a different affiliate hosts the three-day meeting and violet show. Affiliate news is provided through six issues of the Lone Star African Violet Council newsletter.
Information updated 11/9/2021
Albuquerque African Violet Club
Meetings are hybrid meetings (both in-person and Zoom).
Meeting Times: Second Tuesday each month, except July, 1:00 p.m.
Web Site: www.albuquerqueafricanvioletclub.org
Contact #1: Sharon Shannon, Past-president
Contact #2: JoEllen Bowden, Treasurer
Additional Club Information: Annual spring show and sale in April at the Albuquerque Garden Center at 10120 Lomas Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM
Garden Center phone: 505-296-6020.
Information updated: 3/23/2022
African Violet Society of Greater Tulsa
Tulsa Garden Center
2435 South Peoria Ave
Tulsa, OK 74114-1350
Meeting Times: Third Monday each month, 7:00 p.m.
Contact #1: Nancy Moerer
Contact #2: Judith M. Carter
Notes: The Tulsa Garden Center is a mansion at the back of Woodward Park. Annual show/sale is held around the last Saturday of February at the Tulsa Garden Center. Annual Fall Sale the first Saturday of October at the Tulsa Garden Center. Please contact for precise information. Visitors are always welcome!
Information updated: 7/7/2019