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Fort Lauderdale Garden Club, Inc.
Calendar & Meeting Programs
(second Friday of each month)
October 2017 - May 2018

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OCTOBER 2017
4


District XI Design Guild Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center



9:30
5

FFGC District XI Fall Meeting:
9:00 A.M. Registration/ 9:30 A.M. Call to Order

Hosted by Fort Lauderdale Garden Club
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center

9:00
13


Board of Directors Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center


8:30
13

General Meeting
Public and Guests Invited
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center

 

Program:
Becky Schuberth, FLGC Design Guild
"Floral Design from a Historical Perspective"

Design: “Petite”
presented by District XI Design Guild

Horticulture: Back to Basics by
Virginia McCormick


Host/Hostess: Bayberry Garden Circle

10:00

 

   NOVEMBER 2017

1

District XI Design Guild Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center



9:30
7

District XI Florida Flower Show Judges Meeting

Glenn F. Bates Garden Center


10:00
10


Board of Directors Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center



8:30
10

General Meeting
Public and Guests Invited

Glenn F. Bates Garden Center

Program:

Kirsten Hines, Author & Photographer
"Attracting Birds & Wildlife to
South Florida Gardens"

Design: "Cascade Design"
Presented by District X1 Design Guild

Horticulture: Back to Basics by
Virginia McCormick

Host/Hostess: Parkinsonia Garden Circle


10:00
15

Moringa Garden Circle’s
“Mostly Green & White Sale”

Glenn F. Bates Garden Center
6:30 Preview Items 7:00 pm Auction Begins


6:30

 

DECEMBER 2017
2


Board of Director's Meeting
Tower Club - 100 SE Third Ave, 28th floor
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33394



9:30
2


Meeting/ Holiday Luncheon at Tower Club
"Holiday Entertaining"
Tower Club - 100 Southeast Third Ave, 28th floor
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33394



11:00
6


District XI Design Guild Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Cente
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9:30
8


Holiday Decorations Workshop
More details to follow

A special time to enjoy each other’s company as we
work on Holiday decorations and a special project.
More details to follow!


10:00
12 District XI Florida Flower Show Judges Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center
 

 

JANUARY 2018
3


District XI Design Guild Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center


9:30
9

District XI Fl. Flower Show Judges Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center

10:00
12


Board of Directors Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center


8:30
12

General Meeting
Public and Guests Invited

Glenn F. Bates Garden Center

Program:

Barbara Hadsell, Master Consultant in
Landscape Design & Garden Study
"Container Gardening: Big Impact in Small Spaces"


Design: “An Assemblage"
Presented by District X1 Design Guild

Horticulture: Back to Basics by
Virginia McCormick

Host/Hostess: Cordia Garden Circle


10:00
19

Florida Arbor Day

 
25-26


Tropical Short Course, District X
Mounts Botanical Gardens
559 N Military Trail
West Palm Beach FL 33415


 

 

FEBRUARY 2018
2


Cordia Garden Circle “Day of Games”
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center


9:30
7

District XI Design Guild Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center

9:30
9


Board of Directors Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center


8:30
9


General Meeting
Public and Guests Invited
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center

Program: 

Roger Hammer, Author & Naturalist
"Rare & Endangered Wildflowers of Florida"


Design: “Low-Profile Design"
Presented by District X1 Design Guild

Horticulture: Back to Basics by
Virginia McCormick

Hostess: Members at Large (MAL) - All FLGC members bring a dish to share


10:00
13


District XI Florida Flower Show Judges Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center



 
24 FLGC 2018 SECRET GARDEN TOUR
Garden tours of homes in Ft. Lauderdale
9-3

 

 MARCH 2018
7

District XI Design Guild Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center


9:30
9


Board of Directors Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center


8:30
9

General Meeting
Public and Guests Invited
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center

Program:

Richard Brownscombe, President,
Broward Co Native Plant Society
"Broward Native Plants: Their Origin, Where
They are Now and How to Use Them
in Landscaping"

Horticulture: Back to Basics by
Virginia McCormick

Design: “Tapestry Design"
Presented by District X1 Design Guild


Host/Hostess: Board of Directors
All FLGC Members bring a dish to share


10:00
9


Youth Standard Flower Show
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center
Little Schoolhouse, 4-H, and BFF Intermediates

18-21

Deep South Region of National Garden Clubs
57th Annual Convention
University of Memphis,
Memphis, TN
Holiday Inn Conference Center


 
21 Youth in-School Standard Flower Show
Floranada, Virginia S. Young, Harbordale Schools
 

 

APRIL 2018
4
District XI Design Guild Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center
9:30

5


Standard Flower Show Plants and Designs Set-Up


6-9
6


Council of Judges”  Preview Party
  Glenn F. Bates Garden Center
      6:00 P.M. – 9:00 P.M.
    Host/Hostess:  Parkinsonia


6-9
7-8

A Standard Flower Show  “Council of Judges”
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center

Open to the Public on
Saturday, 4/7 from 10:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M. and
Sunday, 4/8 from 10:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M.

4/6 Breakfast Host/Hostess:  Bayberry
4/6 Lunch Host/Hostess:  Cordia

10-4
12


Board of Directors Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center


4:30
12

General Meeting
Public and Guests Invited

Glenn F. Bates Garden Center

Glenn F. Bates Garden Center
Social Hour/Refreshments
6:00 pm  Meeting 7:00 pm

Program:

Kelli Whitney, Naturalist, Long Key Park
"Using the Butterfly Count as a Scientific Tool
to Understand Endangered Species"



Design:  “Botanical Design:  Hanging Design Mobile” presented by District XI Design Guild

Horticulture: Back to Basics by
Virginia McCormick

Host/Hostess: Moringa Garden Circle

6:00
21-22

FFGC State Flower Show
    St. Augustine, Fl.

 
22

EARTH DAY

 
22-24

FFGC 89th Convention
St. Augustine, Fl.

 
27

National Arbor Day

 

 

 

MAY 2018
2


District XI Design Guild Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center


9:30
11


Board of Director's Meeting


9:30
11


Officers Installation/ Annual Meeting/ Luncheon
Lauderdale Yacht Club
Lauderdale Yacht Club Road
Fort Lauderdale, FL 11:00
11:00
17


FFGC District XI Spring Meeting
  Hosted by Lighthouse Point Garden Club
9:00 A.M. Registration / 9:30 A.M.  Call to Order
                  Location:  TBD


9:00
21-24

National Garden Club, Inc. Convention
Philadelphia, PA

 
23

Board of Directors Reorganization Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center

10:00

JUNE 2018
3-9

National Garden Week

 


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