Programs / Meetings ~ Ready ~ Set ~ Grow!

The Garden Club of Coral Springs motivates people to improve the quality of life and create a sense of community through horticulture. Come Grow with Us!

Meetings are held on the second Thursday of the month, October through May at 10:00 a.m.  Our General Meetings and Field Trips are open to Future Members and Guests.  Starting the Fall of 2021. our meetings will be held at The Coral Springs Northwest Regional Library,  3151 N University Drive, Coral Springs, FL 33076.

Meetings include featured speakers, programs and events. Refreshments are served. Our horticultural and environmental field trips, have car pools and lunches  arranged. For more information about upcoming programs email: info@coralspringsgardenclub.org

   Our first meeting of the 2021 – 2022 season will be held on October 14, 2021.

The Covid 19 Pandemic isolation at home was difficult and many times lonely. Our wonderful President. Jeri Decker kept us informed with Virtual Meetings, texts, emails and photos of beautiful plants and flowers from places around the world.  Now we want to be with our friends and neighbors and enjoy  wonderful South Florida.

“Ladies and Gents who lunch” On June 10, 2021 we will begin our summer season 0f monthly lunches at a different upscale restaurant each time.  Starting towards the end of May we will list each upcoming restaurant, location and additional information on  this site. Facebook, Next Door, etc.  If you would like to join us  for lunch, we would love to have you.                        

PAST MEETINGS and EVENTS

The Garden Club of Coral Springs 

October 8, 2020: Luanne’s Vegetable Garden ZOOM

November 7, 2020 : Blue Star Memorial & Native Plant Garden at  Veteran’s Park 

November 11, 2020: Veteran’s Day Ceremony w/ City of Coral Springs December 10, 2020: Bid Auction Winners Announced  Golden Bee Award Winner — Luanne Betz ZOOM

November 19-20, 2020 “The Living Earth” NGC School ZOOM

 January 14, 2021: Rich Ackerman discusses Million Orchid Project  Golden Bee Award Winner — Mary Anne McKay ZOOM

Jan 21-22,2021: Land and Related Issues NGC School ZOOM

February 11, 2021: “All about Manatees” by Samantha Jarvis ZOOM

 February 12, 2021: Delivered 75 Valentine Pots to Harbor Chase  Golden Bee Award Winner—Lynn Rochelle ZOOM

Feb. 17-18, 2021: Air and Related Issues NGC School ZOOM

March 11, 2021: “Succulents” by Mts. Botanical Gardens  Golden Bee Award Winner—June Bookal ZOOM

March 27, 2021: Waterway Clean-up and Dedication for   Teri Jablow at Veteran’s Park 

April 8, 2021: Field Trip to Mts. Botanical Garden & Lunch  Golden

Apr. 15-16, 2021:  Water and Related Issues NGC School ZOOM

*** May 13, 2021 ~ May Luncheon, Queen Bee Pin Awards and Coral Spring Graduating Student’s Scholarship Awards Luncheon to be held at Grand Luxe Restaurant.

October 10, 2019 – First General Meeting of the 2019-2020 Season– 10 a.m. at Cypress Hall – 1300 Coral Springs Drive, Coral Springs, FL 33071.  This first meeting of the season will be a Celebration of of our 20th Anniversary as The Garden Club of Coral Springs, Inc. With a RIBBON CUTTING from The Coral Springs Regional Chamber of Commerce.  TREE Planting in our honor by the City of Coral Springs.  Additional info TBA. Ends at 12 noon.   Future members and guests  are always welcome.  Refreshments will be served.

November 14, 2019 – General Meeting – Our Featured Speaker, Mr. John Caldwell, Board Manager District 6, Florida State Bee Association. Without these fascinating pollinators  we would not be enjoying the wonderful fruit and vegetables so available to us. John and Teresa Coldwell, President South Florida Beekeepers Association. Future members and guests are always welcome.  Refreshments will be served.

December 12, 2019 – Our much anticipated Holiday Luncheon Meeting – 11:30 a.m. at Maggiano’s “Little Italy” 21090 St. Andrews Blvd.- Boca Raton, FL 33433  behind Bloomingdales in the Boca Town Center.  Our delicious family style Luncheon will be held  in a private Holiday-decorated room.  “Night Before Christmas Gift Exchange Game”. What Fun! This is a popular and well attended event and guests are certainly warmly welcome.  Menu TBA

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!  2020
January 9, 2020 – Our Garden Club is in it’s 21st year. Field Trip to Excelsa Gardens we will enjoy a private tour of this gorgeous progressive 13  acre nursery specializing over more than 200 different tropical, clumping bamboo varieties for ornamental, landscape application also rare tropical trees.   Lunch in the garden and Transportation plans TBA.

February 13, 2020 – Valentines Day Meeting – 10 a.m. at Cypress Hall – 1300 Coral Springs Drive, Coral Springs, FL 33071 Program Speaker, Lynne Martzall, Public information officer, City of Coral Springs will be presenting a very informative talk on recycling.  You will be amazed at how much you will learn. We will be discussing nominations for members to fill the Board of Director’s positions for the upcoming seasons 2020 ~ 2022.  You receive so much more from an organization when you become involved and take part in the different chairmanships and decisions  of the Club. Preparations for our annual fundraiser Gardenfest Coral Springs will be discussed     Future members and guests are always welcome.  Refreshments will be served.

March 12, 2020 – General Meeting – 10:00 a.m. at Cypress Hall – 1300 Coral Springs, Drive, Coral Springs, FL 33071 Program: “Show and Tell” by Members.  Including Master Gardeners and avid Gardeners displaying a wealth of gardening knowledge and experience.  Also, final preparations for the beautiful Gardenfest Coral Springs event at The Walk of Coral Springs on March 21 ~ 22, 2020. We need everyone to volunteer a couple of hours.  You will enjoy the experience.  Refreshments and Guests are welcome.