The Friendly Garden Club of Traverse City, MI

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News from both the National Garden Clubs, Inc., Central Region and the Michigan Garden Clubs, Inc. will be displayed here on upcoming events for 2017.



2017 NATIONAL GARDEN CLUBS, INC.

May 16-21: National Garden Clubs, Inc. Convention  - Richmond, Virginia, 

May 16-21.  

Online Registration; click here.

*Registration deadline: April 15, 2017



2017 CENTRAL REGION CONVENTION

Oct 5-7: (Thurs-Sat) Central Region Convention - Chula Vista Resort, 

Wisconsin Dells, WI

Click here for more information.


2017 MICHIGAN GARDEN CLUBS, INC.

  • April 5:   MGC Finance Meeting, Time 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.  Location:  Hampton Inn Board Room, East Lansing, Business phone for hotel reservations:  517-324-2072.
  • April 7: 8:30-2:30 p.m.   MGC Board of Directors Meeting, Time:  Social Time:  8:30 - 9:30 a.m., Meeting 10:00 a.m.  - 2:30 p.m., Location: Plymouth Congregational Church, 2001 Grand River Avenue, Lansing, Business phone for emergencies:  517-484-9495.
  • April 17-18: Environmental Studies School, Course 2 Location – First Reformed Church, 630 State Street, Holland, Michigan 
  • April 24-25:   Landscape Design School - Course II Location: Haven Church, 5350 N Sprinkle Rd.  Kalamazoo MI Hosted by District III - Contact Carol Beckius for more information.  [email protected] Registration and Schedule
  • May 9-11:   Tuesday-Thursday - Flower Show School, Course IV, Location in Midland, Michigan.  Contact Flower Show Chair, Kathryn Clary, [email protected]  Registration and Schedule
  • June 1: 10-3 p.m.   District V meeting for District V Club Presidents and 1st Vice Presidents. Hosted by The Cadillac Garden Club. Will include lunch and leadership training and sharing time.
  • June 7-8:   Michigan Garden Clubs, Inc. State Convention - Holiday Inn, 3600 Plymouth Rd., Ann Arbor, MI
  • June 9:  8:00 am - 5:00 pm   MGC Board Meeting
  • September 4:  8:30 - 3 p.m. Annual District V Fall Meeting and Leadership conference. To be held at the beautiful Cathedral Barns at Historic Barns Park (Botanic Gardens) in Traverse City, MI