Violets in the Desert!


The purpose of the society is to stimulate widespread interest in propagating African Violets in the desert climate.

AVSA National Convention!!

Albuquerque, New Mexico

Violets Color the Land of Enchantment

Sunday May 29 – Sunday June 5, 2016

A Great time to plan a vacation and see a National Show and Sale. Join AVSA and get a discount!!

Summer Programs

Calendar - meeting times and events

Program: Trailers on the Screen and Live!

Saturday, June 25th, 2016

Join us for a video on trailers and then watch the action live!

The Cascades
201 N. Jessica Avenue, Third Floor
10:00 a.m. to Noon

You Build a Water Garden

Saturday, July 9th, 2016

Bring a glass container at least 6 inches, no larger than 10 inches, a few decorations and you are on your way to a design in next year’s show.

The Inn at The Fountains .
5830 N. Fountains Ave., Basement)
The Fountains Retirement Village, 2001 W. Rudasill
10:00 a.m. to Noon

Hands On Hybridizing

Saturday, August 20th, 2016

It’s been demonstrated to you, but now come and actually try it under supervision. It’s an experiment! A small supply list will be distributed to you prior to this program.

The Cascades
201 N. Jessica Avenue, Third Floor
10:00 a.m. to Noon

Upcoming Events

General Meetings

TAVS Meetings cover a variety of topics and are open to anyone interested in growing African Violets. See the calendar for our schedule.

Monthly Schedule
Please Note: The Northwest March meeting has been moved to March 17 at 2:30 at the Fountains Northwest Division
First Thu, 2:30 p.m

Eastside Night Division
First Wed, 7:00 p.m.

Eastside Day Division
Second Wed, 9:30 a.m.

Watch the Arizona Illustrated interview with Kathy and Anne-Lee!