Chesapeake Bay Garden Club
Celebrating 60 Years in Reedville, Virginia
Thank you for your interest in the Chesapeake Bay Garden Club!
Join us for…..
- Monthly educational/environmental programs and projects
- Floral Designs and Horticulture exhibited and judged at meetings
- Seed planting workshop with school children (Ready, Set, Grow!)
- Hands-on gardening projects
- Opportunities for involvement in District, State and National levels
Our club meets the 4th Tuesday of each month at Festival Halle in Reedville, Virginia; September thru June. (No regular meetings in November and December when we are busy with other activities.) We begin with a light lunch at 12:00 (but feel free to come early), followed by our monthly meeting and the program. Horticulture specimens and floral designs are exhibited and judged at each meeting.
STATE & DISTRICT NEWSLETTERS
Website updated 10/26/2016
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Ready, Set, Grow!
October 25, 2016--GENERAL MEETING
Festival Halle, 177 Main Street, Reedville
12:00 Noon Refreshments; 12:45 p.m. Meeting;
1:15 p.m. Program
Influences on 18th Century Floral Design
Speaker: Sally Harrison… Sally's program will take us back to the 18th century to show how the colonists made due with native materials for floral design, as well as provide examples of how the European monarchies decorated their homes. Be prepared for some great "innovative" ideas!
Floral Design Theme: Gulliver’s Travels -- a Traditional Design; organized in a sphere, oval, pyramid/triangle, crescent, Hogarth (s-curve). MORE.... HORTICULTURE: Fruit/Vegetable, Annual, Perennial, Herb, Potted Plant, Bulbs, Tubers, Rhizomes, Any other. MORE....
Lorraine won best-in-show at October's meeting for her Chrysanthemum 'Barbara'
Sally Harrison presented a program on 18th Century Floral Design at Tuesday's meeting