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: firstname.lastname@example.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.