Events

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Attendees at all indoor, in-person functions are strongly encouraged to wear masks although will not be required.

If you are experiencing symptom of illness, please opt to join us via zoom.

We thank you for your cooperation as we strive to keep our community safe and healthy

You're Invited

The Springfield Garden Club endeavors to meet monthly during our program year. Each monthly meeting includes a fun and informative program as well as an exciting raffle.


Most programs are open to the public and to guests for a small fee. We meet both in person at the Barney Carriage House in Forest Park AND simultaneously broadcast via ZOOM.


Scroll down to view details of how you can join us for our programs and events.





Thursday, September 22, 2022

Wild Edibles

Russ Cohen, a naturalist and wild foods expert from Wester MA, has written numerous books and articles on edible wild plants, supplied local restaurants, and will help us identify the bounty that surrounds us...and offer us a few bites to try!!.

Thursday, October 20, 2022

Ikebana Design


Kaye Vosburgh, a master judge for NGC, sought after design instructor, and highest ranked Sogetsu School Ikebana teacher, will demonstrate how you can capture the power and beauty of this flower arranging technique in your home and designs.


In-person and online RAFFLE for members and guests.

Friday, November 18, 2022

Terrific Trellises and Super Supports in the Garden


Casey E. Doyle, a premiere agriculture and soil scientist, who specializes on composting, sustainable gardening, and supporting the food web will demonstrate how to easily build your own trellises and supports for a variety of vine, perennials and vegetable.

In-person and online RAFFLE for members and guests.

Friday, December 16, 2022

Celebrate the Season


SGC Master Gardeners and Designers will help us create our own beautiful arrangements for our holiday table. Don't miss this great opportunity to learn and brighten your festivities.

In-person and online RAFFLE for members and guests.

Friday, February 17, 2023

"Before and After" Redesigning Our Gardens



SGC Gardeners will share their approaches, challenges, frustrations and joys of reimagining and recreating the spaces in their yards.

In-person and online RAFFLE for members and guests.

Friday, March 17, 2023

Roses for New England



Mike and Angelina Chute, authors of many books and articles and master rosarians, will show us how to choose and grow hearty, healthy, and disease resistant roses in own home gardens. They will cover the six easy yet critical steps for rose success in New England, how to plant and prune, and offer insider tips.

In-person and online RAFFLE for members and guests.

SPECIAL EVENT

Saturday, April 29, 2023

Jaw Dropping, Show Stopping, Get Your Neighbors Talking Container Gardens!!!



Deborah Trickett, owner of Captured Garden, is a nationally renowned, award winning container garden designer who will show us how to create lush container gardens that will be the envy of the neighborhood. Her hands-on demonstration will help you take your container garden from "blah to AAH!"

In-person and online RAFFLE for members and guests.

NGC Standard Flower Show, Barney Carriage House, Forest Park

Friday-Saturday, May 19 & 20, 2023

"Welcome to the Park"



Friday, 2pm - 6pm

Saturday, 10am - 2pm


Join Us In Person

If you're interested in joining us in person, the fee will be collected when you check in. You can also email us to pre-register for any program.


Join Us on Zoom

To receive a Zoom link to any of our programs, please email us providing your name and the program you are interested in attending. You will be sent a link to register. Once your registration is received, you will be sent the information to join us online.

Note: Zoom programs are available in real time only. Recordings of these programs will not be available.

Raffle

When you register online for a program, you will receive an email with an invitation to view raffle items and purchase raffle tickets online. If you're joining us in person, you will be treated to a display of our raffle items and will have the opportunity to purchase your raffle tickets at the meeting. Raffle opens one week before each program and raffle winners are announced at the meeting.