Calendar of Events


March 2017   Hosts: Shamrock

17 -- Tour of Homes Meeting, Garden Center, 10:00AM
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
18 -- Dedication of the Blue Star Marker at the National Cemetery on Marine Street,
12:00PM
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.
5 --  Planting at our garden club, the first phase, 1:00PM
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.
14 --
Sunflower Fundraiser. (Click "Sunflower Fundraiser" for more information) -- "Flowers on Silk".
       Learn to design and dye your own Floral design on a pure silk scarf. 1-3 PM at the Garden Center.
Cost: $25 – pays for all needed supplies. Class size limited to 25. RSVP to Marla Ward 281-635-3449
20 -- Shamrock Fundraiser Bus Trip to Savannah
SOLD OUT
22 – Earth Day.
26 – Pre Convention Meeting, Orlando, FL -- Go to ffgc.org for more information and registration forms.
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. Go to ffgcdistrict4.org for
       information and registration forms or talk with your Circle president.
10 –
Club Meeting, Garden Center, 9:30am refreshments, 10:00am meeting.
11 -- Planting Committee meeting, 10:00AM
16 - 21 – NGC Convention, Richmond, Virginia
May 19- June 23 (Fridays) – Floral Design Study Units 1-6, Fernandina Beach. Cost $65.
Go to ffgcdistrict4.org for more information.

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.
14 -- Nature Detective 2017 (Free Children's Program) Program on Bees at Bartram Trails Library.
24 -- Nature Detective 2017 (Free Children's Program ) Program on Bees at Hastings Library.

July 2017

8 -- Nature Detective 2017 (Free Children's Program) Program on Bees at Ponte Vedra Library.
19 -- Nature Detective 2017 (Free Children's Program) Program on Bees at Anastasia Library.
22 -- Nature Detective 2017 (Free Children's Program) Program on Bees at Main Library.

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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