A group of ladies, belonging to the Woman’s Club, with a love of gardening began gathering to further their knowledge in horticulture. The Club was organized in the name of Plant City Garden Club in 1948 with the purpose of members and quests to learn and teach horticulture, conservation, flower arranging, botany, litter control, pollution and civic beautification. Members also began attending the University of Florida Short Course annual classes for three days with topics on horticulture and design.
The Plant City Garden Club meets September through May. Meetings are held on the second Monday of the month, at 10:00am. December and May meetings are held in the evening, at 6:00pm, and include a Pot Luck Dinner.
December and May meetings are held in the evening, at 6:00pm, and include a Pot Luck Dinner.
Board meetings are prior to general meeting at 9:00 A.M.
General Meetings are on the 2nd Monday of the Month at 10:30 A.M. Coffee at 10:15 A.M. at The Walden Lake East Community Center; 1304 Teakwood Dr. 33563 unless otherwise noted
Awards Night at Plant City High School was the scene for The Garden Club to present a $1000.00 scholarship to Shelby Grace Baerwalde. Her love for insects (yes insects) began when she was a little girl digging in the dirt and continued with her reading books on insects and arthropod in elementary school. From there […]
Horticulture Winners Collectors Showcase – Jan Griffin Grower’s Choice Award – Mikie Snyder & Cindy Card Hanging Basket – Christy Linke Award of Horticulture Excellence – Mikie Snyder Judges Choice – Kathy Stone Award of Merit – Mikie Snyder Succulent Award – Jan Griffin Cactus Award – Jan Griffin Design Winners Tri-Color – Christy Linke […]
It was picture perfect day as 60 people attended the Spring Garden Tea in the Mason’s beautiful gardens The tables were decorated by garden club members and all were quite lovely Cindy Card and her daughter Stephannie were enjoying the day and chatting.
Create a beautiful Arrangement Flower Show Judge and Instructor, KC Jeronimo, kept everyone entertained as she taught us how to make a fun Halloween design that with a little change could be a Christmas or New Year’s floral design.
Plant City Garden Club is planning its 6th annual GardenFest and Etc. on September 27, 2014 from 9:00 A.M. till 3:00 P.M. It promises to be bigger and better than ever as they will again be partnering with the downtown merchants (Plant City Merchants interested in participating can apply here). The Garden Club will be […]
It was a festive evening for the Plant City Garden Club with a pot luck dinner and fellowship on May 9th.The highlight of the evening was the installation of the officers for 2014-2015 by Awards Chair Mikie Snyder. Pictured above left to right: Christy Linke, Corresponding Secretary; Marci Wilcox Recording Secretary; Bess Treadwell Second Vice President; […]