Outings and meetings held “just for fun”.  Contact Gretchen Prater at gretchenflgrl@aol.com or 917-224-1681 for info.


10/14 S Chihuly Trip

We will visit New York Botanical Gardens to view the artworks by world renowned glass artist Dale Chihuly in his first major garden exhibition in NewYork in more than ten years. Details to follow.

12/7 Th  New York Botanical gardens Train Trip

From their website-“Enchanting model trains zip through a display of 150landmarks, each re- created with bark, leaves, and other natural materials— all under the twinkling glow of the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory. Marvel at G- scale locomotives humming along among familiar sights like the Brooklyn Bridge, Statue of Liberty, and Rockefeller Center on nearly a half- mile of track. Sign up by email or phone with Gretchen Prater.

2/23-5 F-Su New Jersey State Flower Show 

Raritan Convention Center. For more information see: www.GardenClubofNewJersey.com

3/9  F   Philadelphia Flower Show Trip 

Enjoy a wonderful break from the winter weather taking in all things the beauty gardeners and designers love. Friday  3/9 is the snow date. Sign up by email to Gretchen Prater.

4/12 Th  Kykuit Trip

The hilltop home of the Rockefeller family for four generations, the property is now historic site of the National Trust for Historic Preservation offers spectacular views of the Hudson Valley. Gardens,sculpture, house, and artwork offer a blend of days gone by and contemporary in a lovely surprise. More info will come in an e-blast. Sign up with GretchenPrater.

6/15-6 F-Sa  Water Feature Garden Tour

This new fund raiser will have you yearning for the sound of water in your own garden whether large or small. More info in the spring!