WELCOME TO THE FARMINGTON GARDEN CLUB
The Purpose of the Farmington Garden Club is to promote knowledge of horticulture, floral and landscape design, participate in beautification, civic, community and conservation projects in Farmington, CT.
Proudly gardening and beautifying Farmington since 1941, we are an enthusiastic group interested in sharing our love of plants, beautifying our community, educating ourselves and others on horticulture, landscape and flower design, and promoting safe environmental and conservation methods - basically most anything garden related!
Our members range from beginning gardeners to the very accomplished. We all learn from each other, as well as from our diverse speaker programs, workshops, and civic involvement.
Explore our website and see what we’re all about. We welcome new members, so if you’d like more information on becoming a member fill out the form on the Membership page. If you have a general question or comment about our Club visit our Contact page and someone will get back to you.
November 13, 2017 11:30 am
Founders Fund Presentation "Floral Runners and Tablescaping"
Evelyn Lee, owner and manager of Butternut Gardens in Southport, will present Floral Runners and Tablescaping. Her tablescapes move beyond the traditional centerpiece, creating a tablescape that integrates flowers, greens, linens, accent pieces and more. Evelyn studied floral design in Connecticut and at FlowerSchool New York in Manhattan. She also studied horticulture at New York Botanical Gardens and studied for her Master’s degree from Yale’s School of Forestry and Environmental Studies.
November 27, 2017 9:30 am
Holiday Baskets for the Elderly
Join the Civic and Community Service Committee to create the annual holiday greens baskets for our elderly citizens. The baskets are distributed to the elderly by Meals on Wheels. We will also decorate and deliver holiday wreaths to adorn the many non-profits in town. If you'd like to join us, please get in touch with us here.
CT Master Gardener Association Presents a free film screening open to the public.
October 15, 17 & 25, 2017
This new documentary film flips the landscaping paradigm by raising awareness about the critical role native plants play in the survival and vitality of local ecosystems. A short discussion to follow the 90-minute film.
For more information click here.