Calendar Of Events
Come and watch a master flora designer create five floral arrangements for the Holiday season! Margaret Kirkpatrick is a Master NGC Accredited Flower Show Judge, FFGC Floral Design instructor and enjoys presenting Floral Design programs and teaching her love of floral design. She is currently serving as FFGC Chairman of Epcot Flower Show at Walt Disney World’s Epcot Flower and Garden Festival. She is a member of Creative Floral Arrangers of the Americas and has served on its Board of Directors as Flower Chairman for over 12 years.
Margaret will create five designs for us, from small table ones to large ones for an entry table. Come and see a Master of Floral Artistry!
This is a fun game show like program that gets everyone participating while also educating about how to love smart!
Don has spoken to Garden Club in the past and is an entertaining and very informative speaker. He is a naturalist, environmental communicator and president of Noah’s Notes, a non-profit environmental organization with a mission to save nature.
So you have an orchid which you received as a gift but it is looking a little sad. Come to our February meeting and learn about how you can rescue your ailing plant! Priscilla is an expert in orchid care, she was head of the study group at the Greater Orlando Orchid Society and now runs Orchid Nanny. This is a local business selling various orchids and plants. She grows different orchid species, hybrids, mericlones, potted mounted and barerooted.
Come along to our meeting so you can rescue that poor plant!
Priscilla will be bringing some Orchids to sell
Teresa is a garden author, landscape designer, horticulturist and environmental consultant. She is featured on Houzz.com, she designed the landscape for the first certified ‘greenhome’ in Florida in 2001. She hosts a weekly call-in gardening radio show ‘ In your backyard’ WLBE 790AM, www.MY790am.com every Tuesday 12pm EST.
Ms Watkin’s humor grabs her audience’s attention with easily understood landscaping principles. She instils an appreciation for the environment, with her ‘gardening with soul’ philosophy – while encouraging everyone that they can have a beautiful yet sustainable, low-maintenance yard.
Teresa will give us an insight into creating a wonderful rose garden and overcoming any problems you might meet along the way!.
We welcome the return of our popular ‘Fashions in Bloom’ fashion show here in town. It will be held in Heritage Hall from 4.30pm to 8pm and will feature the fashions of Janet Carr, Accessories and More, from Sarasota. This will be our fifth year creating this fun event for Celebration. Garden Club members will model a wide variety of outfits, there will be a raffle and wine and cheese will be served
More details will follow!