Events

Upcoming events

    • 11 Jan 2017
    • 12 Jan 2017
    • FFGC HQ 1400 S. Denning Dr. Winter Park, Fl 32789

    Winter FFGC Board of Directors Meeting

    • 11 Jan 2017
    • 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
    • FFGC Headquarters 1400 S. Denning Drive Winter Park, FL 32789

    Lunch Registration and Payment for the Winter Meeting of the FFGC Board of Directors 


    • 18 Jan 2017
    • 9:00 AM
    • 19 Jan 2017
    • Ravine Gardens, 1600 Twigg St., Palatka, FL

    This should be an outstanding Course featuring the St. Johns Riverkeeper and other notable instructors.  A field-trip/boat tour on the St. Johns River. Is planned but not pinned down at this time.  Stay tuned!

    Chairman, Jackie Host - home phone (352)473-8095 cell phone (352)235-0722

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    About Our Instructors

    Program Schedule

    • 18 Jan 2017
    • 9:00 AM
    • 19 Jan 2017
    • Ravine Gardens State Park,1600 Twigg St., Palatka, FL

    Contact Jackie Host District IV Chairman: 352-473-8095

    Wear Comforable clothing and walking shoes.

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    • 25 Jan 2017
    • 26 Jan 2017
    • Mounts Botanical Garden 559 North Military Trail West Palm Beach, Fl 33415
    • 26 Jan 2017
    • 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    • FFGC 1400 S. Denning Dr. Winter Park

    District 7 Winter Board Meeting

    • 27 Jan 2017
    • 28 Jan 2017
    • 2 sessions
    • United Church of Bonita Springs 28285 Imperial Pkwy

    Sponsored by Gulf Coast Garden Club - FREE to the public

    Contact Mary Lou Magliocca 908-305-8217

    • 4 Feb 2017
    • 9:00 AM
    • 5 Feb 2017
    • 4:00 PM
    • 3250 Riverside Park Drive Riverside Park, Vero Beach

     Come and celebrate the 16th year of Gardenfest!  Nature’s Finest Marketplace

    This popular annual event hosted by the Garden Club of Indian River County features free garden experts each day and over 85 vendors selling all types of plants and garden-related items.  Admission is free.   For more information, please visit:  http://www.gardenclubofirc.org/Gardenfest.html

    • 9 Feb 2017
    • 8:30 AM
    • 10 Feb 2017
    • 4:00 PM
    • New Smyrna Beach Garden Club, 2000 Turnbull Bay Rd., New Smyrna Beach

    Sally Flanagan, Local Chairman, sfflan@aol.com


    • 18 Feb 2017
    • 19 Feb 2017
    • Sarasota Garden Club 1131 Boulevard of the Arts Sarasota, FL 34236

    “Music in Our Gardens” – A Standard Flower Show presented by the Sarasota Garden Club: A Gift to Our Community

     Saturday, February 18, 2017  10:00am – 4:00pm

     Sunday, February 19, 2017     11:00am – 3:00pm

    Free Admission ~ Live Music in Our Gardens ~ Floral Design ~ Horticulture ~ Photography ~ Youth Gardeners ~ Lunch ~ Vendors ~

    Contact: Sue Angle sueangle000@gmail.com

    941-351-1103  or 941-350-9784

    • 4 Mar 2017
    • 9:00 AM
    • 5 Mar 2017
    • 4:00 PM
    • Martin County Fairgrounds 2616 SE Dixie Highway

    Horticulture Entry Open to the Public – Deadline Feb.13, 2017, Contact Bente Krarup 772.225.1706

         Design Entry Contact Margaret Pisciotta 609.290.4269

         Schedules, Rules & Entry Forms online at www.gardenclubofstuart.org

         Sponsored by Garden Club of Stuart & Stuart/Martin County Chamber’s Home & Garden Show

    Flower Show Chairperson Contact - Cindy Doney, 772.475.4978, email: cindydoney@ymail.com

    • 8 Mar 2017
    • 10 Mar 2017
    • Manatee River Garden Club 312 First Ave. W., Bradenton, FL 34205

    Chairman: Parke Finold – (941)794-6402  parterre1@aol.com

    Sponsored By:  FFSJ District VIII Judges Council, FL


    • 8 Mar 2017
    • 8:00 AM
    • 9 Mar 2017
    • 5:00 PM
    • The Garden Center 1850 N. Ninth Avenue Pensacola, FL

    Presented by District I Council Florida Flower Show Judges

    Symposium Co-Chairmen: Linda Henderson 1686 Windpoint Cove, Gulf Breeze 32566 (martylinda@msn.com) and Gina V. Jogan 6727 Hwy 99, Molino 32577 (gvjogan@panhandle.rr.com)

    Make checks payable to: District I Judge’s Council (Spring 2017 Symposium on memo line, please) 

    Mail checks to: Judy Keliher, Registrar 2022 Downing Drive Pensacola, FL 32505-1860 (For confirmation, send SASE with registration or request e-mail confirmation) 

    DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATIONS (REFUNDS) IS FEB. 15th, 2017      FLYER

    To take this Symposium for credit or audit, you MUST verify your eligibility at least 6 weeks in advance. Contact: FFSJ Credentials Chairman Roberta Ross 7205 Mill Run Circle Naples, FL 34109-1425 Roberta@naplesbtq.com Out-of-state Judges must have their State’s Credentials Chairman notify Roberta Ross, FFSJ Credentials Chmn. of their eligibility (see info above). 

    Credentials will NOT be verified at Symposium.

    • 11 Mar 2017
    • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Jarvis Hall 4505 N. Ocean Drive (A1A) Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL

    A Standard Flower Show, "Love is in the Air" FREE to the public.

    Sponsored by Garden Club of Lighthouse Point
    Contact: Inger Jones, 954-942-9310, email: mjinger@att.net


    • 12 Mar 2017
    • 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Wellington Amphitheater Park, 12100 Forest Hill Blvd. Wellington 33414

    Free admission, free parking for this event featuring fabulous plant sale and raffle as well as free gardening seminars and other garden- related informational booths.

    Joan Kaplan - admiral29@aol.com

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    • 14 Mar 2017
    • 8:00 AM
    • 15 Mar 2017
    • 3:30 PM
    • Pine Jog Environmental Center 6301 Summit Blvd, West Palm Beach

    Course 3 of the Environmental Studies Series focuses on Air and related issue. Class will be held at the Pine Jog Environmental Education Center

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    For more information about the series, contact Nancy Richards at 516-702-0550

    • 16 Mar 2017
    • 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    • FFGC 1400 S. Denning Dr. Winter Park

    District 7 Spring Board Meeting

    • 17 Mar 2017
    • 18 Mar 2017
    • 2 sessions
    • FMLCGC Building, 2166 Virginia Ave, Fort Myers

    A Standard Flower Show -- free and open to the public - accessible access

    Contact person: Janice Miller, 239-498-1696rdjemiller@gmail.com

    Sponsored by: Fort Myers-Lee Country Garden Council, Inc.


    • 21 Mar 2017
    • 8:30 AM
    • 22 Mar 2017
    • 5:00 PM
    • University of Florida Research Center, Davie

    Contact Marylou Ruiz 305-822-2717

    Hazeleyes58@comcast.net

    • 24 Mar 2017
    • 9:00 AM
    • 25 Mar 2017
    • 5:00 PM
    • Botanical Garden, 4820 Bayshore Drive, Naples, FL

    A Standard Flower Show sponsored by Naples Garden Club Free for Naples Garden Club Members or Botanical Garden Members, entrance fee for others $14.95 (includes entry to show and to Botanical Garden

    Contact person: Renee Lewis, 239-348-8667cressex@aol.com



    • 26 Mar 2017
    • 28 Mar 2017
    • Harrah's Casino Hotel 228 Poydras St.

    The Louisiana members are excited to welcome you to New Orleans. What’s in store at “Naturally New Orleans”: “Birds of a Feather” Flower Show, the French Quarter Courtyard and Home Tour (which includes lunch), programs about Birds, Bees, Organic Gardening, and Floral Designs. The host hotel is the Harrah’s Casino Hotel 

    Deep South Regional Convention Registration

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     The deadline for making reservations under the Group Rate is February 23, 2017.


    • 28 Mar 2017
    • 29 Mar 2017
    • Clermont

    Chairperson:  Patricia Richardson  ogrampat42@yahoo.com  407-469-7082

    • 31 Mar 2017
    • 2 Apr 2017
    • St. Johns County Agricultural Center 3125 Agricultural Dr., St. Augustine

    Sponsored by The Garden Club of St. Augustine in conjunction with EPIC Celebration of Spring (flower and garden show)

    Time of event: Friday, 3/31 - 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. (free admission)
    Saturday, 4/1 - 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. (with paid admission to EPIC)
    Sunday, 4/2, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.  (with paid admission to EPIC)

    Contact person: Ginny Pierucci, 904-460-9473missg@capquest.com


    • 8 Apr 2017
    • 10:00 AM
    • 9 Apr 2017
    • 4:00 PM
    • Hugh Taylor Birch State Park 3109 East Sunrise Blvd, Fort Lauderdale

    "Broadway in the Park" hosted by the Ft. Lauderdale Garden Club at the Glenn F. Bates Garden Center at Hugh Taylor Birch State Park. Free and open to the public

    Contact person: Maggie Dunn, 954-764-4390mwdunn333@gmail.com


    • 22 Apr 2017
    • 23 Apr 2017
    • 2 sessions
    • 7891 26th Ave. North, St. Petersburg, FL

    "Blast from the Past"  Standard Flower Show

     Sat -- 4/22 -- 9 am - 4 pm, Sun -- 4/23 -- 9am - 3pm
     Green Thumb Festival, Walter Fuller Park Community Center,  7891 26th Ave. North, St. Petersburg, FL

    Sponsored by: Garden Club of St. Petersburg with the City of St. Petersburg Parks and Recreation Department

    Free and open to the public
    Contact person:  Jan Ankerberg -- jlankerberg@gmail.com
                                Jill Anderson -- jillanderson@aol.com
    Schedule available at hhtp://gardenclubstpetersburg.org


    • 26 Apr 2017
    • Orlando

    Pre-Convention Meeting

    • 26 Apr 2017
    • 28 Apr 2017
    • Orlando, FL

    FFGC State Convention 2017

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    • 29 Apr 2017
    • Orlando

    Post Convention Meeting

    • 3 May 2017
    • Pioneer Garden Club of Ocala at Silver Springs State Park

    District V Spring Meeting hosted by Pioneer Garden Club of Ocala at Silver Springs State Park. 

    • 16 May 2017
    • 21 May 2017
    • Richmond, VA

    NGC Convention 2017

    • 14 Jun 2017
    • 17 Jun 2017
    • Silver Springs State Park 1425 NE 58th Ave, Ocala, FL 34470

    S.E.E.K. - Save Earth's Environment through Knowledge

    FFGC Sponsored annual conference for students entering grades 10 - 12

    Become One with the Environment at Silver Springs State Park - Enjoy kayaking, hiking, focus on wildlife, garden and natural history tours, workshops, field activities, and networking.

    Contact the SEEK Registrar for more information

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    • 10 Aug 2017
    • 9:00 AM
    • 11 Aug 2017
    • 3:00 PM
    • Santa Rosa Extension Office, Dogwood Drive, Milton

    Garden Club Members $50, Non-club member $65

    Contact Tina Tuttle:  Ttuttle1954@gmail.com

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