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Fort Lauderdale
Garden Club Inc.

The General Garden Club meetings are open to the public on the second Friday of the month starting in October to May
at the club house located in


Birch State Park


Call 954 561-8475 for information
or leave a message and your call
will be returned.

Home Welcome FFGC.org Programs Youth Show/Wekiva Kidspage

Fort Lauderdale Garden Club is made up of
seven garden circles and a members-at-large grou
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Bayberry Garden Circle

President, Phyllis Block
flaphylb@aol.com

Vice President, Diane Ccasserly
Secretary, Loraine Hurst
Treasurer, Dorothy Noll


Meetings: 1:00 PM third Thursday of the month,
September through May, in members' homes

Bayberry Calendar


Cindy Reiger, President of Cassia Jacaranda

Cassia/Jacaranda Garden Circle

President, Cindy Rieger
cindyrieger@aol.com

Vice President, Gretchen Rieger
Secretary, Gretchen Rieger
Treasurer, Cindy Rieger

Meetings: fourth Friday of each month, September
thrugh May, at 10:00 AM at the Glenn F. Bates Garden Center or in members's homes unless otherwise indicated.

During the following months the meetings are on the
third Friday, December 20, 2013, February 21, 2014,
and March 21, 2014.

Cassia/Jacaranda Calendar

Sybil Henry

Cordia Garden Circle

President, Sybil Henry
SGH1015@comcast.net

Vice President, Judith Lahey
Treasurer, Linda Eshelman
Secretary, Pat Baumer


Meetings: 10:00 AM on the third Friday of each month,
October through May in
members' homes, coffee at 9:45 am
.


Bonnie Cole

Moringa Garden Circle

President, Bonnie Cole
bonnyinfl@gmail.com

Vice President, Lois Udvardy
Secretary, Barbara Richie
Treasurer, Jan Johnson

Meetings: 7:00 PM Wednesday, following the third
Friday of each month, September through May,
in members' homes.


Moringa Garden Club web page

Moringa Calendar

Carolyn Ehrhardt

Pachira Garden Circle

President, Carolyn Ehrhardt
carolynaehrhardt@aol.com

Vice President, Sandra Arnold
Secretary, Jane Lusk Smith
Treasurer, Becky Schuberth


10 AM on the third Friday of each month
Meetings: October through May,
in members' homes.

Pachira Calendar

Pam Schrimsher

Parkinsonia Garden Circle

President, Pam Schrimsher
newrivermom@gmail.com

Vice-President, Agnes Callo
Secretary, Joy Litton
Treasurer, Karen Hagedorn



Monthly meetings at 10:00 AM, October through May
usually in members' homes on the 4th Friday
of the month except, November, December and May
when we meet on the third Friday.

Parkinsonia Calendar

Nina Woessner

Plumeria Garden Circle

President, Nina Woessner

Vice-President, Lori Abbadessa
Secretary/Treasurer   Betty Sullivan



Meetings: 11:00 AM on the third Friday of each month,
October through May, in members' homes.

Plumeria Calendar

Pat Baumer

Member's-at-Large (MAL) Circle

Patricia Baumer
Patricia Baumer

MAL's do not have an additional meeting, they
attend the general meetings on the second
Friday's of the month.

MAL's support the many functions of the
Fort Lauderdale Garden Club

 

 

 

 



BAYBERRY GARDEN CIRCLE

 

 
9/19/13

Speaker: Barbara Wright
Program: “HISTORY OF BAYBERRY CIRCLE”
Hostess: Dorothy Noll

10/17/13

Speaker: Phyllis Block
Program: “GETTING TO KNOW FLGC”
Hostess: Loraine Hurst

11/19/13

Home of Phyllis Block
Hostess: Judy Watson
Program: PLANT EXCHANGE

12/19/13
Hostess: Phyllis Block
HOLIDAY CELEBRATION
6:30
1/16/14

Hostess: Eve Davidson
FIELD TRIP: LAKE LONG BOAT KEY
lunch TBA


2/20/14
FIELD TRIP
“IDENTIFY/RESEARCH PLANTS FOR FLOWER"
Hostess: Diane Casserly
3/20/14

Program: TBA
Hostess: Barbara Lariccia

4/17/14
PLANT EXCHANGE
Hostess: Barbara Boy
5/15/14
INSTALLATION DINNER “A GALLERY OF FUN”
Hostess: Maureen Dornau

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CASSIA/JACARANDA GARDEN CIRCLE

 

 
9/27/13

Program: FLAMINGO ROAD NURSERY
Location: 1655 Flamingo Rd, Davie
954-476-7878

11:00
10/25/13
Field Trip: "Bonnet House Museum & Gardens
900 N Birch Rd, Ft. Lauderdale 33304r
10:00
11/22/13
Program: LIVING COLOR NURSERY
Location: 3691 Griffin Rd, Ft. Lauderdale
954-985-8787
11:00
12/20/13
Event: HOLIDAY LUNCHEON
Location: TBA
1/24/14
Event: POTTING PARTY PLANT EXCHANGE
Speaker: Cindy Rieger
Location: The Rieger home 5040 NE 14 Terrace
Fort Laud., Fl 33334
10:00
2/21/14
Field Trip: THE GIRLS STRAWBERRY U-PICK AND ORGANIC COUNTRY STORE
14466 S. Military Trail, Suite 3 Delray Beach
561-496-0188
10:00
3/21/14

FUN WITH FLOWERS EASTER DESIGNS
Speaker: Cindy Rieger
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center

4/25/14
Program: TROPICAL TOUCH GARDEN CENTER
118701 Sheridan St, Ft. Lauderdale 33332
954-252-9884/6
5/23/14
Event: INSTALLATION LUNCHEON Location: TBA.
11:30

 

 

 

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CORDIA GARDEN CIRCLE


 
10/18/13

Program: “A CALENDAR YEAR”
Speaker: Virginia McCormick
Location: Bay Colony Club Condo
Recreation Area #2,
Fort Lauderdale
Hostess: Pat Baumer
Co-Hostess: Elaine Hixon, Donna Paker
Nikki Andrews

11/15/13
FIELD TRIP FLAMINGO GARDENS
Coordinator: Judith Lahey
12/20/13

HOLIDAY PARTY/LUNCH/PLANT EXCHANGE
Hostess: Barbara Timmerman Co-Hostess: Pat Dunford, Marlene Weiss,
Linda Eshleman, Sharon Jersted

1/17/14

Program: “COOKING WITH HERBS”
Speaker: Judith Lahey
Hostess: Cathy RobertsCo-Hostess: Francine Meyerson, Adele Bailie, Ann Schandelmayer

2/21/14

“FLOWER SHOW PREPARATION
Speaker: Ann Schandelmayer
Location: John Knox Village, Pompano Beach
Hostess: Sally Loree & Diane Dalsimer Co-Hostess: Pat Baumer, Sybil Henry, Jan Miskin

3/21/14

Program: “DYNASERVE”
Speaker: Jim Plowman
Hostess: Tamara Pope
Co-Hostess: Anita White, Sybil Henry

4/18/14
Program: “GARDEN PHOTOGRAPHY”
Speaker: Cathy Roberts
Hostess: Virginia McCormick
Co-Hostess: Tamara Pope*, Jacqueline Scott
5/16/14
Event: CORDIA INSTALLATION LUNCHEON
Hostess: Sharon Jersted
Co-Hostess: Donna Parker*, Francine Meyerson, Linda Eshleman, Pat Baumer

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MORINGA GARDEN CIRCLE

 
9/25/13
WALK THROUGH THE GARDEN
Speaker: Jesse Durko
Location: Jesse Durko Nursery
Hostesses: Barbara Richie, Clara Figueroa
& Jan Johnson

7:00 PM
10/23/13

Program: “PREDATOR VS. ALIEN: 
USING BENEFICIAL INSECTS
Speaker: Rose Bechard-Butman
Hostess: Maureen Frazel & Janice Stencel
Location: Home of May Muench

7:00 PM
11/13/13
Event: GREENER THAN WHITE SALE
Chair: Karen Dougherty
Location: FLGC Garden Center
Birch State Park
ALL MEMBERS BRING APPETIZERS


7:00 PM
12/11/13
Event: HOLIDAY PARTY
Location: Home of Diane Reiland
Hostess: Janice Stencel & Cindy Rieger
ALL MEMBERS BRING A DISH
7:00 PM
1/22/14
Program: “WELCOME TO SUNNY
BEAUTIFUL FLORIDA OR NOT!  FLORIDA
ECOSYSTEM CHANGES”
Speaker: Kristen Hoss, Naturalist
Location: Home of Alliean Roberts
Hostess: Evelyn Zink & Maureen Frazel
7:00 PM
2/26/14
ANNUAL BUSINESS CLOSED MEETING
Speaker: Diane Scully
Location: Home of Bob Clapp
Hostessess: Evelyn Zink & Sharon Bogard
7:00 PM
3/26/14

Program: “LEARNING TABLE DESIGN
Location: Home of Alliean Roberts
Hostesses:Lois Udvardy & Hadny Fayyaz

7:00 PM
4/21/14

Program: “TILLANDSIAS AND BROMELIADS
Speaker: Colleen Hendrix
Location: Home of Diane Scully
Hostesses: Karen Dougherty & Bonny Colea

7:00 PM
5/21/14

Event: INSTALLATION OF NEW OFFICERS
AND YEAR END REPORT
Location: Home of Rose Bechard-Butman
Hostesses: All Members bring a dish or set a table & bring wine

7:00 PM

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PACHIRA GARDEN CIRCLE

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10/18/13

Program: “SOLAR ENERGY”
Speaker: Elena Anderson, Solar Consultant
Location: FLGC Garden Center
Luncheon –Hostess Carolyn Ehrhardt

10:00
11/15/13
Event:“HOLIDAY DESIGN IDEAS, FLORAL, DISH GARDENS…”
Instructor: Mathew Lang, Owner “The Plant Boat”
Locatiion: 930 NE 20th Ave, Fort Lauderdale
Lunch: TBA

10:00
12/20/13
Event: HOLIDAY LUNCHEON
Location: Blue Moon Fish Company
4415 W. Tradewinds Ave, Lauderdale-By-the-Sea
Hostess: Carolyn Ehrhardt
Noon
1/17/14
Program: BOOK REVIEW “THE ORCHID THIEF”
Speaker: Donna Bruno
Location: 2802 NE 15th Ave, Fort Lauderdale
Pot Luck—Bring Your Favorite Dish
10:00
2/21/14
At 9:00 Garden Center to car pool.
PLANTFIELDTRIP FAIRCHILD TROPICAL BOTANIC GARDEN
(10:30 am) 10901 Old Cutler Rd, Coral Gables
(Car Pools to be Arranged) –
Luncheon: Available at Fairchild Cafe
9:00
3/21/14
Garden Center to Car Pool
Field Trip: MIAMI ZOO TOUR
(10:30) 12400 SW 152nd St, Miami
Plants, Trees, Native Eco-System, Coastal Habitats (Car Pools to be Arranged)
9:00
4/18/14

Garden Center to Car Pool
Field Trip: Flagler Museum
Location: 1 Whitehall Way, Palm Beach Group rates are available (Car Pools to be Arranged)

9:00
5/16/14
Event: OFFICERS INSTALLATION LUNCHEON
Location: Eucalyptus Gardens Café
2430 NE 13th Ave, Wilton Manors
Hostess: Carolyn Ehrhardt
11:30

 

 

 

 

 

 

PARKINSONIA GARDEN CIRCLE

 
10/18/13

Program: “DESERT ROSES IN XERISCAPING”
Speakers: Robert McKee, Lucky Sumo Sanctuary
Coordinators: Colleen Foreman & Nancy Lambert Location: Home of Roswitha Sidelko
Co-Hosts: Ruth Courtney-Jones & Thom Leffler

11/8/13
Event: HOST FLGC GENERAL MEETING
Coordinators: Sandy Lynch & Andrea Hellman
11/22/13
Program: “HOLIDAY ARRANGEMENT”
Location: FLGC Garden Center
Co-Hosts: Karen Hopwood, Bob Marciak,
Jane Palmisano & Jewellene Wilson
12/18/13
Event: HOLIDAY LUNCHEON
Coordinator: Nancy Lambert
Location: TBA
1/17/14
Event: FIELD TRIP TO LAKESIDE S
AND PINE PRESERVE
Location: NW 27th Ave and Oakland Park Blvd.
Coordinator: Agnes Gallo
2/15/14

Event: “GROWING PRODUCE IN FLORIDA”
Speaker: Jayne King
Location: Home of Beth Waldorf
Co-Hosts: Esther Blackwood,
Marianne MacDonald, Sandy Harrington
& Bea Wilbur

3/21/14
Program: “RESTORING AND PRESERVING NATURAL HABITAT IN BROWARD PARKS”
Speaker: Linda Briggs
Co-Host: Jeannine Richards
Location: Home of Louisa Foss
Co-Hosts: Colleen Forman & Nancy Lambert
4/13/14
Evening EVENT
Event: Check Writing Party
Location: TBA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PLUMERIA GARDEN CIRCLE




10/18/13
Program: Flower Show Tips:
How to present & enter the Flower Show
Speakers: Nina Woessner & Gus Vaughn
MEMBERS BRING A PLANT FOR AUCTION
11:00
11/15/13
Field Trip: JILLIAN & GENE CAIN
GARDEN TOUR

10:00
12/6/13
HOLIDAY PARTY FRIDAY (Note Date Change)
Location: Lago Mar
WE WILL AGAIN BE COLLECTING
FOR A LOCAL CHARITY (TBA)
1/21/14
Program: Orchids
Speaker: Virginia McCormick
MEMBERS BRING A PLANT FOR AUCTION
Hostess: Sue Sager
10:00
2/21/14
Event: GARDEN TOUR
MEMBERS BRING A PLANT FOR AUCTION
Hostess: Nina Woessner
10:00
3/21/14
Field Trip: BUTTERFLY WORLD
Lunch: Bring your own
4/18/14

PLANNING FOR THE 2014-15 YEAR:  BRING A PLANT FOR AUCTION AND YOUR IDEAS FOR NEXT YEAR!
Hostess: Maureen Fengler

10:00
5/16/14

Event: INSTALLATION OF OFFICERS
POT LUCK – BRING A DISH!
Hostess: Gus Vaughn

10:00

 



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