Calendar of Events
February 2017   Hosts: Poinsettia

18 -- Sisters of the Traveling Plants present "Flowers with a Western Flair" at the
Anastasia Branch Library, I:00PM. This program is free to everyone and sponsored by the
Friends of the Library. The theme of the presentation is in conjunction with the reading of
 "True Grit".

20 -- Table Design Workshop. A workshop for all garden club members to discuss Table Design
       will be presented by Elli Steiger at 11:00 am at the Garden Center. If you've ever been
       tempted to enter the flower show but were not sure of what was expected, please come to
        this demonstration of Table Designs.  Elli will have examples of different table designs and
       can answer any questions you may have. Table designs are a fun and easy way to enter a
       flower show.

25 -- Sisters of the Traveling Plants present "Flowers with a Western Flair" at the
Ponte Vedra Branch Library, I:00PM. This program is free to everyone
and sponsored by the Friends of the Library. The theme of the presentation is in conjunction
with the reading of "True Grit".

25 -- Keith Fuller presentation. Garden Club 10:00AM. Cost: $10


March 2017   Hosts: Shamrock

2 – Tour of Homes Committee Meeting, Garden Center, 10:00am.
2 – Floralines Meeting, Garden Center, 1:30pm
7 – Fun With Flowers with Randolf Weedman, Garden Center, 10:00am. Cost $20. Reservations: Call Dottie Hudson at 824-2930
8 –
Club Meeting, Garden Center, 9:30am refreshments, 10:00am meeting. Silent Auction for Artwork.
8 - 9 – Spring Symposium hosted by District I Judges Council, at The Garden Center, 1850 N. Ninth Ave, Pensacola

10 -- Orange Park GC -- Planting for Success
11 -- Yard Sale

12 – Daylight Savings Time Starts.
18 -- Environmental Committee Children's Program hosts a program for 6 to 12 year old on the "Trash to Treasure". Garden Center at 10:AM.
"The Garden Club of St. Augustine will present an educational, fun Recycling environmental program for children ages 6 to 12.  
Children will learn the importance of identifying materials to be recycled or reused in an interactive education/discussion period followed by
making of crafts from recycled materials to take home.  Coloring books, a book on recycling and a plant and planter from a soda bottle to
 take home will be provided.  All free of charge. Parent must accompany child/children".
Contact Bea at: 904-547-0345,   Email: Beatice9214@att.net  or     Sue: 904-794-5274
27 - 29 – Deep South Regional Convention, New Orleans, Louisiana
28 - 29 – Landscape design Study Course 1, Series 35. Clermont. Contact: Patricia Richardson @ 407-469-7072
30 -- GCSA Flower Show Horticulture and Design set up Registration, 10am – 3pm
31 – GCSA Flower Show Judging and Judges’ Luncheon.

April 2017   Hosts: Sunflower

1 - 2 – GCSA Flower Show and EPIC Spring Garden Fest, Agriculture Center.
6 – Tour of Homes Committee Meeting, Garden Center, 10:00am
6 – Floralines Meeting, Garden Center, 1:30pm
12 –
Club Meeting, Garden Center, 9:30am refreshments, 10:00am meeting.
20 -- Shamrock Fundraiser Bus Trip to Savannah with a guided tour of the Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens.
       Bus leaves St. Augustine at 7:00am. Cost : $90. Call Mimi Cooke 904-679-3886 for info and tickets.
22 – Earth Day.
26 – Pre Convention Meeting, Orlando, FL
26 - 28 – FFGC Annual Convention, Orlando, FL,
29 – Post Convention Meeting, Orlando, FL
28 – National Arbor Day.

May 2017   Hosts: Woodland

4 – Tour of Homes Committee Meeting, Garden Center, 10:00am.
4 – Floralines Meeting, Garden Center, 1:30pm
5 – District IV Spring meeting, hosted by Garden Club of St. Augustine.
Outlet Mall Community Room.
10 –
Club Meeting, Garden Center, 9:30am refreshments, 10:00am meeting.
16 - 21 – NGC Convention, Richmond, Virginia

June 2017

1 – Deadline for FFGC Dues and Membership Registration
1 – Tour of Homes Committee Meeting, Garden Center, 10:00am.
3 – Garden Club Open House/Plant Sale and demonstrations, Garden Center.
4 - 10 – National Garden Week.

September 2017   Hosts: Camellia

9 (Saturday) – Annual General Meeting, Garden Center,
Refreshments - 9:30am, Meeting - 10:00am.
TBA – Semi Annual FFGC Fall Meeting of the Board of Directors, Winter Park.

October 2017   Hosts: Dianthus

9 -- In conjunction with the Downton Abbey exhibit being hosted by the Lightner Museum from October through January (2018)
the Garden Club will pair floral design vignettes with the exhibits on display. This evening is a "thank You" to the Garden Club.
All members are welcome to enjoy the exhibit at no charge.
11 --
Club Meeting, Garden Center, 9:30am refreshments, 10:00am meeting.
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