Programs

Visitors are most welcome to attend any program for a suggested donation of $5.00. Programs are held at 1 pm in the United Way Auditorium located at 60 S Fullerton Ave in Montclair.
10/16  M

Program Meeting “Tiptoe Thru the Tulips” 1 pm. Annemarie Gerards-Adriaansens the Dutch representative from The Keukenhof Gardens in Lisse, The Netherlands will transport us to Holland for a behind the scenes tour of the world famous gardens.
Hospitality: Lead-Deborah Hirsch, Team-MichelleReiter, Cheryl Slutsky, Donna Uher.
Flower Design and Horticulture Competitions.

 

11/13  M

Program Meeting “A Feast for Your Eyes” 1 pm. Seasonal Floral Designs incorporating Autumn’s Bounty of fruits and vegetables demonstrated by the Garden Club of New Jersey Judges’ Council Chairwoman and our very own Florence Leyssène.
Hospitality: Lead-Lissa Barrett. Team-Pegi Adam, BettyAnn Cannell, Leslie Ford, Deb Hirsch.
Flower Design and Horticulture Competitions.

 

1/22  M

Program Meeting “Bridging the Generations” 1 pm. Join us again for a memorable afternoon sharing the hows of flower design with the residents of Crane’s Mill (a number of whom are Garden Club members)with lively and instructive commentary by Janice Benton. Crane’s Mill, 459 Passaic Avenue,West Caldwell, NJ, 07006

2/12  M

Program Meeting “Competition in the Garden: Pollinators vs. the Invaders” 1 pm. The Education Department team from Van Vleck House & Gardens introduce plantings for attracting garden pollinators and how to keep invaders at bay.
Hospitality: Lead-Sharla Blanz. Team-Kristin Krongard
Flower Design  Competition.

3/12 M

Program Meeting “Sensational Succulents” 1 pm.Introducing the fastest growing trend in indoor and outdoor gardening presented by Jodie Bross owner and workshop leader at Glenwild GardenCenter in Bloomingdale, NJ.
Hospitality: Lead-Janice Benton. Team-Pat Sullivan Perry, Michele Quinn
Flower Design and Horticulture Competitions.

4/23 M

Program Meeting “An introduction to Ikenobo Ikebana Floral design” 1 pm. Join the talented Senior Professor of Ikenobo Ikebana, Roberto Pagan, as we learn about the Japanese history and he demonstrates the tradition of this art form.
Hospitality: Lead-Sarah Stransky. Team-Millie Flannery, Michele Trevenen, Liz Seebode-Zazzali.
Flower Design and Horticulture Competitions.

Visitors are most welcome to attend any program for a $5.00 donation. Programs are held at 1 pm in the United Way Auditorium located at 60 S Fullerton Ave in Montclair.