The June meeting was held at the residence of Elizabeth and Doug Good. President Elizabeth Good opened the meeting at 9:15 am. Quite a few members were in attendance. 

   The Good’s backyard had a relaxing atmosphere, with a lushly planted koi pond and a smaller bog/quarantine. Their koi pond is 10x15 and 4’ deep and self built.  A natural bog filter tops their waterfalls. 

   The speaker was Kevin Caron, a construction worker turned

water sculptor.  He brought a handout of some of his work. 

His sculptures are very impressive and can be viewed on

his website 

   Many members availed themselves of the numerous

free water plants brought by


   Photo contest winners were

Karen Valenzuela,

Donna Kovacich,

Bonnie Conrad and

Nancy Magee.  


July 14  MEETING—9:00 a.m.












The GPPS July meeting will be held Saturday, July 14th at the home of Gary and

Nadine Ures.  The meeting will begin at 9:00 am. The Ures’  live at 2174 S. Stuart

Avenue, Gilbert (480-988-4948). The program will be “Working With Rubber Liners”.  Please bring your own lawn chairs.   

Directions:  If you¹re coming from the west, go to I-60 and Greenfield, you will need to do the following:
· Take I-60 to Greenfield and go south on Greenfield
· Follow Greenfield thru Ray Road (after Ray Road, Greenfield Rd. changes to Santan Village.)
· Go to next light, which will be Williamsfield.
· Turn left (East) on Williamsfield.
· Then follow the below directions

If you¹re coming east down Chandler Blvd. (Chandler Blvd

changes to Williamsfield Rd.), do the following:
· Pass thru Santan Village Rd and Market Street (you will see a

  Walmart Store on your right).  You will then pass over the future

  Hwy #202.
· Turn left (North) onto the following light, Parkcrest Road.
· Take Parkcrest about 1/6 mile to Carla Vista
· Turn right (East) on to Carla Vista to stop sign
· Turn right on to Stuart Ave
· 2nd house on the right