Jan
17
10:00 AM10:00

Fun With Flowers

Nassau County Council on Aging

1901 Island Walkway
Fernandina Beach, FL

Floral demonstration and make & take workshop.

Led by Jan Sillik, FFGC design instructor and NGC Accredited Master Flower Show Judge.

$25.00 for garden club members, includes materials. Attendees provide their own clippers.

Register with Beverly Williams at bevthepatriot@gmail.com in order to get this price.

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Jan
10
6:00 PM18:00

Regular Meeting - Evening Event

“Cell Phone Photography Techniques"

Guest Presenter: Marianne Salas

Includes helpful hints for entering photography in the Botanical Arts Division of an NGC flower show.

The Bartram Garden Club of Amelia Island member Marianne Salas will conduct a presentation on how to make the most of your mobile device when taking photographs using basic settings and editing. Participants can follow the demonstration on their own phones by downloading the free applications available for both iOS and Android: Snapseed and VSCO. These apps must be downloaded before the workshop as there is no Internet service at the meeting venue.

Send your email address to moliviasalas@gmail.com one week before the workshop in order to receive the photograph/s you will be editing in the workshop.

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Nov
8
10:00 AM10:00

Regular Meeting


“Misperceptions About Trees”

Our guest presenter is Larry Figart, Arboriculture Specialist from the Duval County Extension Service. His expertise is tree selection, tree maintenance, troubleshooting, and pruning. Larry dazzled everyone at our recent District IV GardenFest seminar! Come prepared with your tree and other horticulture questions. Larry will amaze you with his wealth of knowledge and experience!

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Oct
11
6:00 PM18:00

Regular Meeting - Evening Event

“The Wilderness of North Florida’s Parks"


Protecting and preserving NE Florida’s natural resources: a virtual tour of State Parks by professional artist and Jacksonville native, Kathy Stark, avid naturalist, conservationist and park ambassador.

 

Open house & plant sale.
This meeting is open to all interested visitors as well as regular members.

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Apr
22
to Apr 24

Fabulous Florida - An NGC Major Flower Show

World Golf Village
Renaissance Resort
500 South Legacy Trail,
St. Augustine FL

Contact Elaine Schweitzer for more information at 941-408-5912

Entries accepted April 21, 2018 2-5pm and 6:30 - 8pm.

Flower show open to the public on April 22 from 4pm - 7:30pm, April 23rd, 10am -5pm and April 24, 10am - 3pm.

Click here for details on the FFGC web site

Click here for a schedule

Donor Form

 

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Apr
12
10:00 AM10:00

Regular Club Meeting

Location:
GFWC Women’s Club of Fernandina Beach
201 Jean Lafitte Blvd, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034

"Water Conservation"
Dr. Jennifer Mitchell of the St. Johns River Water Management District will present a PowerPoint program about practices which protect Florida’s valuable aquifer and Bartram’s renowned waterway, the St. Johns River.

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Mar
8
10:00 AM10:00

Regular Club Meeting

Location:
GFWC Women’s Club of Fernandina Beach
201 Jean Lafitte Blvd, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034

"Herbs and Their Uses"
Presentation by Rebecca Jordi, UF Extension Director. Members share their favorite culinary or medicinal herb recipe. 

In addition we will have a representative from Pelindaba Lavender/Amelia Island who will present an overview of the myriad uses of lavender.

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