54th Pageant of Crosses- April 5, 2020 Cancelled

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Pageant of Crosses

April 5, 2020 at the Garden Club of DeLand

Susanna Trittschuh demonstration creating a Floral Design for Pageant.

Children’s Dish Garden Workshop Sponsored by EFG Orchids Story-Telling with Cheryl Floyd, & Art activity, 12 - 2 p.m.

Children, 4 and up with their adult assistant are invited to pre-register for this creative gardening experience. All materials are provided – pot, soil, drainage stones, plants, a variety of decorations and spray bottle for watering at home.

Additionally, professional story-teller Cheryl Floyd will be telling her “Moni the Butterfly” story. Look also for a small art area with coloring and scratch art.

Please plan to go inside the Clubhouse to see the wonderful display of floral designs with stage design by Select Growers, enjoy live music including Elaine Barritt on the Celtic harp (12:30—2:30), and light refreshments or find out more about the Garden Club. There will be tours of our garden, designed and maintained by members, every half hour (12-2). Activities are rain or shine. Please note the children’s activities and garden tours are within a shortened time frame (11-2) from the overall Pageant (11-3). Admission is free.

Cancelled

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Pageant of Crosses

     

In the Garden are the children’s activities, 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.. Preregistered dish garden creation for children 4 and up with an adult assistant. 

This activity is sponsored by EFG Orchids. Our own Cheryl Floyd who is a professional story- teller has graciously donated the telling her “Moni the Butterfly” story and song. There will 

also be a simple art project table.

Cancelled

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April 5, 2020

     

In the Clubhouse, you will find the floral designs created by Garden Club members, local churches and floral designers. The stage design this year is by Select Growers. Elaine Barritt will be playing the Celtic harp from 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm. Punch and cookies will be served 

Free and Open to the Public

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About Us

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Gardening

Our city of DeLand loves its Downtown Container Gardens and Sensory Garden that we maintain. Our club thrives on making a difference and serving in our Community.

Our Clubhouse is located at:

865 South Alabama Avenue * DeLand, FL 32724  

 Clubhouse 386-624-6960

For Clubhouse Rentals  call : (386) 624-6960

All are Welcome

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2019-2020 Learn * Plant *Grow

Gardening Study is our main theme this year. 

The Garden Club of DeLand will be offering a different program each month based on one of The 9 Principles of Florida Landscaping. Our speakers will be Master Gardeners and others with special knowledge to share!

Our Garden Club year is September through May.


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We are Members of a Large Organization

By having a large number of members, we have a stronger voice when contacting our legislators about our Environment. Join us and help to make our voice even stronger.

 When you join the Garden Club of DeLand you become a member of the

National Garden Clubs, Inc. www.gardenclub,org

Deep South Garden Clubs, Inc. www.dsgardenclub.org

FFGC District VI

Garden Club of DeLand, Inc.

Upcoming Events

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Cancelled April 2, 2020 “Water Efficiently” 6pm

This Meeting has been cancelled

Speakers: Deirdre Irwin, Deirdre Irwin, Water Conservation Coordinator with the St. Johns River Water Management District

Firecracker Circle Host

Cancelled = Florida Wildflower & Garden Festival March 28, 2020

This Festival has been Cancelled

Garden CLub of DeLand at the Wildflower Festival


Downtown DeLand Beautification Planting and Monthly Maintenance

"Beautifying DeLand One Seed at a Time"

The Garden Club of DeLand gathers three times a year to plant 68 container gardens, 16 of these are pedestals,  One Saturday out of each month, a group of volunteers "The Downtown Planters" from the Garden Club meet to weed, tweak, and evaluate the condition of each container garden. All month long, as time allows, each Garden Club Circle checks on their assigned containers and reports issues to the chair.

Sensory Garden

Throughout the Year the Sensory Garden is maintained by Garden Club Circles to attract pollinators and wildlife. All 5 senses are engaged when you walk through our garden. This has been an ongoing project of the Garden Club forever 20 years. Rededicated May 5, 2018   Located at: 230 N. Stone Street

Rentals of the Garden Club Clubhouse

You can rent the Garden Club Clubhouse for your Party or Meeting. 

For more information call  (386) 624-6960 visit the Rental page .

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Club Information

Additional Information

"Learn * Plant * Grow"

Organized in 1925 - Federated 1927

Club Flower - Daylily

(386) 624-6960

865 South Alabama Avenue * DeLand, FL 32724  

Members of : 

National Garden Clubs, Inc.  "Plant America"

National Garden Clubs, Inc. provides education, resources, and national networking opportunities for its members to promote the love of gardening, floral design, and civic and environmental responsibility.

Deep South Garden Clubs, Inc.   “Get Back to Nature, DSGC”

Florida Federation of Garden Clubs, Inc.​  "Diversity in the Garden"

“Florida Federation of Garden Clubs, Inc. promotes the love of gardening, floral and landscape design, and civic and environmental responsibility by providing education, resources and networking opportunities for our members, youth and the community.”


The Garden Club of DeLand Officers 2019 - 2021
"Learn * Play * Grow"

President - Jennifer Condo
1st Vice President - Joyce Fisher
2nd Vice President - Valerie Seinfeld
Recording Secretary - Sara Zollinger
Corresponding Secretary - Marshall Rawson
Treasurer - Richard Fisher


2019 - 2021 Garden Club Circle Presidents

*see Membership Page to learn more about each Circle

Blue Sage - Ruth Moorman
Daisy -  Valerie Seinfeld
Firecracker - Dr. Carol Grigas
Marigold - Marshall Rawson
Magnolia - Marcia Baker

Milkweed - Karen Hall
Pansy - Sally Bohon & Fran Strawn
Rose - Carol A. Roddenberry
Sparkleberry - Eve Sckolnik


Clubhouse Rentals

For more information call     (386) 624-6960 

Garden Club of DeLand has a beautiful venue for your next meeting or party.

Download Rental Rates found below in downloadable pdf format

Visit the Rental Page for more information



Garden Club of DeLand's

Garden Brick Pathway 

Remember your Garden Club members, Veterans, loved ones, special events and years of service with this everlasting tribute.  Download form and order today! Form below.

Certified Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary Gardens

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Have your Garden Certified Today

Butterfly Garden Certification

To date, over 130 gardens in the city of DeLand have been certified as Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary Gardens. Maybe you have seen those signs around town?

We are continuing to certifying Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary Gardens, for details on how you can have your garden certified, download the form below.

DeLand Monarch City USA

Nearly 1,000,000,000 monarch butterflies have vanished since 1990 according to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. To help combat this problem, DeLand became part of Monarch City USA on February 5, 2018. Our shared purpose is to encourage municipalities to directly help the monarch butterfly population recover. 

In conjunction, 

The Garden Club of DeLand, is encouraging gardens of all sizes to become butterfly garden sanctuaries with an emphasis on our monarch population. Only applicants with a DeLand zip code are eligible. 

Become a Certified Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary

Plan your garden or add to your existing garden. To register, you must have a minimum of twenty (20) nectar and host/larval food plants total. Plant a total of three (3) different host/larval food plants which includes a minimum of five (5) milkweed plants as they are the primary host plants for the monarchs.

Plant a minimum of five (5) different butterfly nectar plants as food sources. The brighter the color, the more butterflies will visit. Submit your application. pdf below

DeLand Gardens

We are certifying Gardens in DeLand. Members that do not live in DeLand may have their Gardens Certified.

Butterfly Squad

The Butterfly Squad calls you once your application has been reviewed. They set up a time to stroll through your Garden and Certify it. You have the option of buying the yellow sign to proudly display in your garden.

FAQs

How long before the Butterfly Squad Contacts us?

It doesn't take long unless there are a great many applications.

Documents to Download

Brick Garden Path Order Form (docx)

Download

Brick Walkway Map (pdf)

Download

2019 Garden Club Rental Rates (pdf)

Download

Certified Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary Form (pdf)

Download

Butterfly Seminar registration March 3 2020 (pdf)

Download

Learn * Plant * Grow

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The Garden Club of DeLand

Organized in 1925 - Federated 1927

Club Flower - Daylily

865 South Alabama Avenue * DeLand, FL 32724

(386) 624-6960 

The Garden Club of DeLand meets from September to May

Members of the National Garden Clubs, Inc.

"Plant America" National Garden Clubs, Inc. provides education, resources, and national networking opportunities for its members to promote the love of gardening, floral design, and civic and environmental responsibility. www.gardenclubs.org

FUN with Flowers

 The FUN with Flowers project offers unique hands on workshops of holiday designs, wonderful whimsical and crafty arrangements.  Bring your flower clippers and everything else will be provided from beautiful flowers, containers and greens.   Join in on the Fun at the Garden Club!   Open to the Public. 

2020 FUN with Flowers 

Checks payable to: Garden Club of DeLand

$25 members / $30 non-members

Mail to our P.O. Box 1965, DeLand, FL 32724-6947 or give to Registrar: Janis Williams 

Payment MUST be received by the deadline.

Sorry, No Walk ins.

 

Suzanne Locke, Chair 

386-748-1209 (c)
locke2151@aol.com

Display their FAQs

When can I join the Garden Club of DeLand?

Anytime during the year. We meet September through May. Visit our Membership Page for more information.