Fort Lauderdale Garden Club, Inc.
Calendar & Meeting Programs
(second Friday of each month)
October 2018 - May 2019

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OCTOBER 2018
3


District XI Design Guild Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center



9:30
10


Board of Directors Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center



10:00
12


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

Program: “New and Winning Plants,”
presented by Jesse Durko, Plant Expert
and Owner of Jesse Durko Nursery
Website: http://www.jessedurko.com/

Design: “Parallel Design” presented by
District XI Design Guild

Horticulture: “Tomato Time,” presented by
Gene Cain & Beth Waldorf

Host/Hostess: Bayberry Garden Circle


10:00
22


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

Glenn F. Bates Garden Center
Hosted by Pompano Beach Garden Club

9:00
24


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



10:00

 

   NOVEMBER 2018

7


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

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


6:00
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: “Special Designs in
Everyday Containers”
presented by Cindy Rieger,
Master Judge Emeritus,
Award Winning Floral Designer

Horticulture: “Five Florida Natives Everyone Should Know” presented by
Gene Cain & Beth Waldorf

Host/Hostess: Parkinsonia Garden Circle


10:00
10

Fort Lauderdale (FLGC) Plant Sale
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center

9:00
12-14

District XI Flower Show School
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center
8:30 Registration

8:30

 

DECEMBER 2018
5


District XI Design Guild Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Cente
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9:30
6

Fort Lauderdale Garden Club
Holiday Party “Starry Starry Night”

Glenn F. Bates Garden Center
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

A special time to enjoy each other’s company
and celebrate the holidays
at the Garden Center

6:00
7


Board of Director's Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center


10:00
11

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

10:00

 

JANUARY 2019
5


Youth Gardening: Distribute Plants


9

District XI Design Guild Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center

9:30
9


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

11:30
11


Board of Directors Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center


8:30
11

General Meeting
Public and Guests Invited

Glenn F. Bates Garden Center

Program: “Compost for the Home Gardener
and Compost Tea Basics”
presented by Vivian Landix,
Rutgers Master Gardener

Design: “ A Featured Plant Material Design”
presented bythe District XI Design Guild

Horticulture: “Grow Your Own Pineapple”
presented by Gene Cain & Beth Waldorf

Host/Hostess: Cordia Garden Circle

10:00
17


Flower Show Horticulture and Design Set-Up

Glenn F. Bates Garden Center


 
18

FLORIDA ARBOR DAY

18


FLGC Standard Flower Show
“Wedded Bliss” Preview Party

Glenn F. Bates Garden Center
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Host/Hostess: Moringa Garden Circle

6-9
19-20


FLGC Standard Flower Show “Wedded Bliss”
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center

Open to the public on Saturday & Sunday from
10:00 am to 4:00 pm

1/18 Breakfast Host/Hostess: Bayberry Garden Circle

1/18 Lunch Host/Hostess: Cordia Garden Circle


10:00
19


FLGC Plant Sale
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center

9:00
23-24

Tropical Short Course, District X

Embassy Suites, 4350 PGA Blvd
Palm Beach Gardens FL 33410

 

FEBRUARY 2019
1


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


10:00
6

District XI Design Guild Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center

9:30
8


Board of Directors Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center


8:30
8


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

Program: “Bees in Broward:
What’s the Buzz?”
Presented by Dr. William Kern,
Associate Professor, Dept of Entomology,
University of Florida

Design: “Multi-Rhythmic Design” presented
by the District XI Design Guild

Horticulture: “Five Florida Invasives Everyone
Should Know”
presented by Gene Cain & Beth Waldorf

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


10:00
23 2019 SECRET GARDEN TOUR
Garden tours of homes in Ft. Lauderdale
9-3

 

 MARCH 2019
1


FLGC Field Trip to
Green Cay Nature Center & Wetlands
12800 Hagan Ranch Rd., Boynton Beach FL 33437
Carpool: 9 am Glenn F. Bates Garden Center

9:00
6


District XI Design Guild Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center


9:30
8

Youth Standard Flower Show
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center

Little Schoolhouse and
BFF Intermediates

8


Board of Directors Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center


8:30
8


General Meeting

Public and Guests Invited
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center


Program: “Antique Roses
for the South Florida Garden”
presented by Janine Griffiths,
Owner of Green Thumb, Inc.
for Native & Tropical & Landscaping

Design: “Illuminary Design” presented
by District XI Design Guild

Horticulture: “A is for Amaryllis”
presented by Gene Cain & Beth Waldorf

Host/Hostess: FLGC Board of Directors – All Members Bring a Dish to Share


10:00
11-13

Deep South Region of National Garden Clubs
58th Annual Convention

Westin Hotel, Jekyll Island GA

 
18-20

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

26

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

10:00

 

APRIL 2019
3
District XI Design Guild Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center
9:30

7-9

FFGC Convention
St. Augustine FL

11

Board of Directors Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center

4:30
11


General Meeting
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NIGHT MEETING
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

Design: “Underwater Design”
presented by District XI Design Guild

Horticulture: “B is for Begonia”
presented by Gene Cain & Beth Waldrop

Host/Hostess: Moringa Garden Circle


6:00
22

Earth Day

 
25

District XI Spring Meeting
Host: Lauderdale by the Sea Garden Club

 
26

National Arbor Day

 
29-5/2

National Garden Club, Inc. Convention
Beau Rivage Resort, Biloxi, Mississippi

 

 

 

MAY 2019
1


District XI Design Guild Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center

9:30
13


Board of Directors Meeting
Coral Ridge Yacht Club, Fort Lauderdale FL

9:30
13


Officers Installation/Annual Meeting and Luncheon
Coral Ridge Yacht Club,
Fort Lauderdale FL
Host/Hostess: Parkinsonia Garden Circle


11:00
15


Board of Directors Reorganization Meeting
Glenn F. Bates Garden Center

10:00

JUNE 2019
2-8


National Garden Week

 


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