Fort Lauderdale Garden Club, Inc.
3109 E Sunrise Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304
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The Fort Lauderdale Garden Club is located in
Hugh Taylor Birch State Park on the beach at A1A.
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SPECIAL Dedication / Meeting on
Friday, November 9, 2018 @ 9:30

Besides our regular monthly meeting, we are having the dedication of 124 trees and shrubs donated
| by the Fort Lauderdale Garden Club to Hugh Taylor Birch State Park.
The dedication will occur at 10:00
at the front entrance of Hugh Taylor Birch State Park.

City officials including Fort Lauderdale Mayor Dean Trantalis
will be attending. We expect the press and photographers to be there.

Please be at the park at 9:30.
Park your car as usual by the Garden Center.
Get together with other members and carpool to the front.
Try to get as many members into one car as possible. 

We need the front area parking spots to be available for our guests.

Main Program: “Special Designs in 
Everyday Containers” presented by Cindy Rieger,
Master Judge Emeritus, Award Winning Florial Designer"

Hugh Taylor Birch State Park entrance on A1A in Fort Lauderdale

Mission: Encouraging the study of plant life and the cultivation and
growing of flowers, trees and shrubs;

All General Meetings, are open to the Public and free of charge.
Let the park ranger know you are going to the Garden Club meeting.

Glen Bates Club House

General Meetings are held at the Glenn F. Bates Garden Center

Birch State Park Sign

Main Entrance on Sunrise Boulevard.

Field of pink ginger plants (Alpinia purpurata)

Pink Ginger Plant, (Alpinia purpurata)

we are a not-for-profit organization.

The Fort Lauderdale Garden Club, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. 


Aechmea Fulgens Bromeliad 

District XI (Broward County) and District XII (Miami-Dade County)
are co-sponsoring NGC's Flower Show School

Click for the Brochure in PDF

Course 1 starts November 12 - 14, 2018 at Fort Lauderdale's Garden Center.
This course is open to everyone, whether you want to
become an NGC Flower Show Judge or not.

There are four courses in the series,
and you must take Course 1 in order to continue on to Course 2, 3, and 4.



"Celebrating 90 Years" a Standard Flower Show (2018)
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Red poinsettia flower

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The Fort Lauderdale Garden Club, Inc. is an organization committed to:

Stimulating the love of gardening in our members and in our community:

Encouraging the study of plant life and the cultivation and growing of flowers,
trees and shrubs.

These are just a few of our mission statements, come to a meeting and be a part of a
group that enjoys learning and growing together.

The Fort Lauderdale Garden Club (FLGC) are members of the following organizations:

DSR (Deep South Region)

NGC (National Garden Clubs)

FFGC (Florida Federation of Garden Clubs, Inc. District XI


The Goals of Our Organization Are Our Ongoing Projects Include

Education Charity & Public Welfare

To encourage the cultivation, growth and
development of flowers plants, shrubs,
treesand the study of plant life

To stimulate the knowledge and
love of gardening.

To assust in preserving our environment
& the beautification and safety
of Florida Highways.

The Annie Beck Library see the Annie Beck Story

Youth Gardending / Wekiva Youth Camp

An Adult and a Youth Flower Show
Horticulture Education & Floral Design

We are instrumental in the placing of the
Blue Star Memorial on our Highways.

We maintain a Speaker Bureau & encourage Bird Habitats.

A lovely Butterfly and Hummingbird Garden surround
our headquarters in Birch State Park.

The Fort Lauderdale Garden Club, Inc.,
(formerly Federated Garden Circles of Fort Lauderdale, Inc.)
is a member of:

The American Horticulture Society

Flamingo Gardens

The Florida Audubon Society

Fairchild Botanical Gardens

Nature Conservancy

Yellow ButterflySensory Garden at the Lighthouse
The Fort Lauderdale Garden Club
has maintained the Sensory Garden
at the lighthouse since the garden
was first created.

Most months of the year one of the club's
Circles or MAL groups, visit the garden
and provide services such as weeding,
fertilization, re-planting etc.

Link to District X1 Director Joanne Nelson

We support the partnership between
National Garden Clubs and Habitat for Humanity by donating monetarily and physically
by joining with volunteers from other organizations in landscaping
Habitat homes in Broward County.

In the year 2006, the Club was recognized for their ongoing work
and was awarded the Emerald Award Broward County's highest environmental award.


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