GCFM and National Garden Club Events

FUN with Floral Design
Date: YouTube Posted video: check out our own Margo Yie and Ruth Evans with Autumn Floral  Arrangement Ideas      (click here)  to view the following designs:

  • Hydrangeas
  • Dahlias
  • Grasses, Alliums and Mums
  • Low Arrangements with Oak Leaves

Designing with Native Plants
Sponsored by the Native Plant Trust and the Garden Club Federation of Massachusetts
Dates: May 1, 2021 to September 30, 2021
Time: 12 hours of online programming and it is available to access now up to June 15, 2021
Place: Virtual Online Course – Registration ends by June 1, 2021
Cost:  $50.00 (reduced rate)

Native Plant Trust offers a special cohort of this online course until June 2021, through a collaboration with the Garden Club Federation of Massachusetts! This online course teaches the basics of designing with native plants and shows how to incorporate native plants into the garden and landscape. Discover the variety of native plants found throughout New England and learn how to design a visually interesting landscape that also supports biodiversity. You will learn to map your site, assess the conditions, choose a design style and plants, create a planting plan, and install your garden. You can complete the course at your own pace. Click here to download the syllabus.

This is a wonderful opportunity for us all!  The link to register is:


National Garden Clubs Gardening Study School Course 3, Series 11
Dates: April 8, 9 & 10, 2021
Place: Zoom virtual offering only

Full program information and registration can be found at: GS Course 3 2021 Brochure.

Registration deadline is March 25, 2021.

EARTH DAY ~ “Snowy owls and Saw-whet Owls with Norman Smith”
Sponsored by the Garden Club Federation of Massachusetts
Date:  April 22, 2021
Time:  10:00 am
Place:  Virtual Zoom presentation