Category Archives: Member Articles

Interesting member news, experiences, garden displays, etc.

Garden Club Christmas Tree 2019

The Holiday season is here and one of the annual Palm Coast traditions is the Palm Coast Public Library Festival of Trees. Many local organizations decorate a Christmas tree to showcase their club, their good cause, or just display a … Continue reading

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Arrangers’ Guild Meeting November 19

The Arrangers Guild met today (11/19) for our November class. Pamela Lace was in charge of the meeting today and made the announcements  as our Director Linda Hensler was away at school to learn how to be a judge at … Continue reading

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The 2019 Garden Tour

After a postponement due to heavy rains on October 19, the Garden Tour was held on Saturday, October 26 from 9-4. Scattered showers did not deter the over 100 attendees from visiting the eight residential gardens in Palm Coast. This … Continue reading

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Arrangers’ Guild Meeting October 15

The Arrangers’ Guild was off to a good start with our October meeting. Our instructor was Margaret Kirkpatrick, a certified Florida Federated Garden Club instructor for over 30 years, having traveled throughout the country presented the October Arranging class on … Continue reading

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Leu Gardens in October

Leu Gardens is located  on the North side of Orlando. The Leu Gardens were started by Mr. and Mrs. Harry P. Leu. In 1936 the couple purchased the House and 40 acres (160,000 m2) of land. The Leus traveled all … Continue reading

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Arrangers’ Guild Meeting September 17

The Arrangers’ Guild met at their regular meeting on September 17, 2019 at the Extension Office on Sawgrass Parkway, Bunnell, Florida at 10:00 a.m. Linda Hensler opened the business portion of the meeting with the following dates for upcoming meetings, … Continue reading

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Belle Terre Community Yard and Craft Sale

September 21, 2019 The Garden Club at Palm Coast – Propagation Guild sold many plants at the Belle Terre Swim and Racquet Club Community Yard and Craft Sale this past Saturday. The Garden Club also sold creative crafts as well … Continue reading

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Orchid Auction

Flagler County Orchid Society holds an ORCHID AUCTION, Tuesday, September 24th, 7:00-8:30pm. Location: The Flagler County Art League Room A208, 160 Cypress Point Pkwy, City Marketplace, Palm Coast, FL. Some auctioned orchids are species ~ Orchids not typically found in … Continue reading

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Albin Polasek Museum and Sculpture Gardens

On Saturday, August 10 Greg and Annette Wilson, Nancy Iandoli and Jane Villa-Lobos attended a garden walk at the Albin Polasek Museum and Sculpture Gardens led by Master Gardener and landscape designer, Teresa Watkins.         The tour … Continue reading

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Let’s Visit The Butchart Gardens, Vancouver Island, Canada

Thanks to Faith Kaskisto we are able to visit The Butchart Gardens near Victoria, on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. Once a Limestone quarry for Robert Butchart’s cement production, the property was transformed in 1909 by his wife, Jennie, into … Continue reading

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