Fort Lauderdale Garden Club, Inc.
3109 E Sunrise Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304
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Next meeting will be our NIGHT meeting
on Thursday, April 11, 2019 @ 7:00 pm

Public and Guests Invited
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center

Social Hour/Refreshments 6:00 pm
Meeting 7:00 pm 

Program: “Getting to Know Our Fungi” 
presented by Scott Bryan, 
Park Aide at Secret Woods Nature Center

Youth Flower Show
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Youth flower show

Hugh Taylor Birch State Park entrance on A1A in Fort Lauderdale

The Fort Lauderdale Garden Club is located in
Hugh Taylor Birch State Park on the beach at A1A.
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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

We will be offering Course II March 10-13, 2019 in Cutler Bay, Florida.  

This course is only open for those who have taken Course I.
Please see the attached brochure for Course II, and register as soon as possible. 
Please note we will start the course on
Sunday, March 10 with Flower Show Procedure,
then Horticulture on Monday and Design on Tuesday. 
The written test will be Wednesday morning, and then you're free to leave. 
Any questions, call Becky Schuberth, 954-463-4511  Thank you. 

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.


Make a Difference in the Environment click here
12 things you can do in your yard
that will reduce your footprint on the planet

Questions about the Secret Garden Tour
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  (954) 561-8475

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