Calendar postings should be emailed to website@fgcofmd.org include the sponsor of the event, date, time, location and type of event along with any contact information. Please place all your information in a word document not in the text of your email.  Plan on it taking a week before your information is posted.
PLEASE NOTE: Due to copyright issues, postings are limited to text only on our website calendar. Please no art or photographs unless permission has been granted. You may add "For more information, contact_______________."
Major religious and secular holidays have been added to the calendar as an aid to clubs for planning activities and events.

Calendar Posting Procedure
Calendar postings should be emailed to office@fgcofmd.org Include the sponsor of the event, date, time, location and type of event along with any contact information. Please place all your information in a word document not in the text of your email.  Plan on it taking a week before your information is posted.
PLEASE NOTE: Due to copyright issues, postings are limited to text only on our website calendar. Please no art or photographs unless permission has been granted. You may add "For more information, contact_______________."

Major religious and secular holidays have been added to the calendar as an aid to clubs for planning activities and events.

July 2017
12
District I Flower Show Workshop, 10am-1pm, Eastern Shore Hospital Center, English Hall
5262 Woods Road, Cambridge, MD.  Register by 7/5/17 to Linda Elias (selias78@msn.com)
$10 made payable to Kent Island Garden Club “DI Flower Show”.  Bring a sandwich or snack.
Water, soda, and cookies will be provided.
 
15 - 16
Calvert Garden Club, along with the Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Arts Center, present Art Blooms 2017. 
 
18
Chestertown Garden Club Garden Party - High Street Chestertown
 
August 2017
9
District IV Board Meeting
 
24
District V Board Meeting Alexander's Restaurant   Buckeystown, MD

September 2017
4
Labor Day
 
6
District I Board Meeting, Venue: Easton TBD, Host Club:  Talbot County
 
8
District II Board Meeting Gleneagles Community Center, Waldorf, MD
 
12
FGCMD Board Meeting hosted by District IV
 
14-17
Charles County Garden Club Flower Show “All Things Wine” Charles County Fairgrounds
 
21-24
St. Mary’s County Garden Club Flower Show “Let's Play the Sun and Moon”
 
21
District I presents a Standard Flower Show “A BLAST FROM  THE  PAST!”  To be held at the Kent Island Volunteer Fire Department click here for more info
 
21
Rosh Hashanah
 
26 & 27
FGCMD Environmental Studies School Course 1, to be held at Cylburn Arboretum in Baltimore; please contact Linda Harris at lindaharris355@aol.com or 443-695-2071 for more information click here for registration form
 
28
Chestertown Garden Club - Susen Foundation Program featuring Kent Russell - Open to all - Chestertown Yacht and Golf Club
 
30
Yom Kippur
 
October 2017
4
District I Semi-Annual Meeting hosted by the Somerset County Garden Club at The Fountains 1800 Sweetbay Drive, Salisbury, MD 21804  
Registration begins at 9:30, Business Meeting at 10:15, Luncheon at 12:00, and Presentation at 1:00. 
Jay Fleming, International Award-Winning photographer and author, will present “Capturing the Chesapeake” through photos. He will be giving tips on improving your photographs.
For more information Please contact Frances Follmer at 410-548-5605 or fpfollmer@comcast.net
 
11
District IV - Semi-Annual and President's meeting
 
12
District V Semi-Annual Meeting, 10:00 am at Holly Hills County Club, 5502 Mussetter Rd., Ijamsville, MD. The speak will be Carrie Engel, Valley View Farms on Minor Bulbs.
 
13
District II Semi-Annual Meeting Comfort Inn, Bowie, MD
 
15
Deadline for November Gardenews Submissions

November 2017
7
Chestertown Garden Club Program featuring Claire Jones “Design and a Peek in the White House”. Open to community 
 
8
FGCMD Awards Selection Committee Meeting, 8:00 - 3:00, Cylburn Classroom
 
11
FGCMD Design Program "Deck the Halls with Holiday Magic" Bowie Comfot Inn, 4500 Crain Hwy.              Bowie, Maryland 20716
 
14
FGCMD Board Meeting hosted by District V. Gary J. Arthur Community Cntr  2400 State Rte 97,    Cooksville, MD  21728
 
16
Hagerstown Garden Club hosts their annual luncheon and boutique. click here for more info
 
23
Thanksgiving

December 2017
2-3                  
Mount Harmon Plantation “Yuletide Tour”
 
6                     
Kent Island GC bus trip to Longwood Gardens.  Depart at 9:30am, arrive back on Kent Island
at 6pm.  Cost TBD
 
13
Hanukkah
 
25 Christmas
 
2018
January 2018
1
New Year’s Day
 
9
FGCMD State Board Meeting, District I to host.
 
15
Deadline for Gardenews
 
15 Martin Luther King Day
 
February 2018
8
Distract V Board Meeting
 
9
District II Board Meeting Our Shepherd Lutheran Church Severna Park, MD
 
13
Snow Day FGCMD State Board Meeting
 
19
President’s Day
 
March 2018
7
District I Annual Meeting, Host Club: Queen Anne’s County GC.
 
8
District V Annual Meeting     Holly Hills Country Club          Ijamsville, MD
 
9
District II Annual Meeting
 
26
Pre-gala Dinner with guest of honor NGC President Nancy Hargroves, Turf Valley, all welcome
 
27
FGCMD Annual Meeting, guest of honor NGC President Nancy Hargroves, Turf Valley
 
31
Passover
 
April 2018
1
Easter
 
9 – 11
37th Annual District II Daffodil Show Our Shepherd Lutheran Church Severna Park, MD 21147 Contact: Liz Williams mliz.williams825@gmail.com
 
May 2018
8
FGCMD Board Meeting hosted by District II
 
13
Mother’s Day
 
21 – 24
NGC ANNUAL Convention Philadelphia, PA
 
28
Memorial Day
 
June 2018
3 – 9
National Garden Week
5
Join our 4 Councils to Celebrate National Garden Week at the Vollmer Center 4915 Greenspring Ave., Baltimore, Md.
 
8
District II Board Meeting Gleneagles Community Center, Waldorf, MD
 
14
District V Board Meeting
 
17
Father’s Day
July 2018
4
Independence Day

August 2018
23
District V Board Meeting
 
September 2018
3
Labor Day

5
District I Board Meeting, Venue: Easton TBD, Host Club: Talbot County GC

10
Rosh Hashanah

11
FGCMD Board Meeting hosted by District III

13-15
Charles County Garden Club Flower Show, Charles County Fairgrounds

14
District II Board Meeting Severna Park, MD

19
Yom Kippur
20-22
St. Mary’s County Garden Club Flower Show, St. Mary’s County Fairgrounds


 October 2018

3

District I Semi Annual Meeting, Host Club:  Kent Island GC

 

8

Columbus Day

 

11

District V Semi-annual meeting

 

12

District II Semi-annual meeting

 

15

Deadline for November Gardenews

 

 

November 2018

11

Veteran’s Day

 

13

FGCMD Board meeting

 

22

Thanksgiving

 

December 2018

3

Hanukkah

 

25

Christmas

 

2019

January 2019

1 New Year’s Day

 

8

FGCMD Board Meeting

 

21

Martin Luther King Day

 

February 2019

6                     

District I Board Meeting, Venue: Easton TBD, Host Club:  Oxford GC

 

7

District V Board Meeting

 

8

District II Board Meeting Waldorf, MD

 

12

Snow Date FGCMD Board Meeting

 

18

President’s Day

 

March 2019

6

District I Annual Meeting hosted by Worcester Garden Club

 

8

District II Annual Meeting

 

26

FGCMD Annual Meeting

 

April 2019

8-10

District II Daffodil Show (tentative)

 

20

Passover

 

21

Easter

 

May 2019

12

Mother’s Day

 

14

FGCMD Executive Board Meeting

 

27

Memorial Day

 

June 2019

14

District II Board Meeting Severna Park, MD

 

16

Father’s Day

 

July 2019

4

Independence Day

 

August 2019

 

September 2019

2

Labor Day

 

12 - 14

Charles County Garden Club Flower Show, Charles County Fairgrounds

 

13

District II Board Meeting, Waldorf, MD

 

19-21

St. Mary’s County Garden Club Flower Show, St. Mary’s County Fairgrounds

 

30

Rosh Hashanah

 

October 2019

2

District I Semi-annual Meeting hosted by Talbot

 

9

Yom Kippur

 

11

District II Semi-annual Meeting

 

14

Columbus Day

 

 

November 2019

12

FGCMD State Board Meeting

 

28

Thanksgiving

 

December 2019

23

Hanukkah

 

25

ChristmasJuly 2018

4

Independence Day

 

August 2018

23

District V Board Meeting

 

September 2018

3

Labor Day

 

5

District I Board Meeting, Venue: Easton TBD, Host Club: Talbot County GC

 

10

Rosh Hashanah

 

11

FGCMD Board Meeting hosted by District III

 

13

Charles County Garden Club Flower Show, Charles County Fairgrounds

 

14

District II Board Meeting Severna Park, MD

 

19

Yom Kippur

 

20

St. Mary’s County Garden Club Flower Show, St. Mary’s County Fairgrounds

 

 

October 2018

3

District I Semi Annual Meeting, Host Club:  Kent Island GC

 

8

Columbus Day

 

11

District V Semi-annual meeting

 

12

District II Semi-annual meeting

 

15

Deadline for November Gardenews

 

 

November 2018

11

Veteran’s Day

 

13

FGCMD Board meeting

 

22

Thanksgiving

 

December 2018

3

Hanukkah

 

25

Christmas

 

2019

January 2019

1 New Year’s Day

 

8

FGCMD Board Meeting

 

21

Martin Luther King Day

 

February 2019

6                     

District I Board Meeting, Venue: Easton TBD, Host Club:  Oxford GC

 

7

District V Board Meeting

 

8

District II Board Meeting Waldorf, MD

 

12

Snow Date FGCMD Board Meeting

 

18

President’s Day

 

March 2019

6

District I Annual Meeting hosted by Worcester Garden Club

 

8

District II Annual Meeting

 

26

FGCMD Annual Meeting

 

April 2019

8-10

District II Daffodil Show (tentative)

 

20

Passover

 

21

Easter

 

May 2019

12

Mother’s Day

 

14

FGCMD Executive Board Meeting

 

27

Memorial Day

 

June 2019

14

District II Board Meeting Severna Park, MD

 

16

Father’s Day

 

July 2019

4

Independence Day

 

August 2019

 

September 2019

2

Labor Day

 

12 - 14

Charles County Garden Club Flower Show, Charles County Fairgrounds

 

13

District II Board Meeting, Waldorf, MD

 

19-21

St. Mary’s County Garden Club Flower Show, St. Mary’s County Fairgrounds

 

30

Rosh Hashanah

 

October 2019

2

District I Semi-annual Meeting hosted by Talbot

 

9

Yom Kippur

 

11

District II Semi-annual Meeting

 

14

Columbus Day

 

 

November 2019

12

FGCMD State Board Meeting

 

28

Thanksgiving

 

December 2019

23

Hanukkah

 

25

Christmas

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CALENDAR of EVENTS
Updated 11/15/2019

Calendar Posting Procedure
Calendar postings should be emailed to website@fgcofmd.org. Include the sponsor of the event, date, time, location and type of event along with any contact information. Please place all your information in a word document not in the text of your email.  Plan on it taking a week before your information is posted.
PLEASE NOTE: Due to copyright issues, postings are limited to text only on our website calendar. Please no art or photographs unless permission has been granted. You may add "For more information, contact_______________."

Major religious and secular holidays have been added to the calendar as an aid to clubs for planning activities and events.
 
November 2019
3
Daylight Saving Time Ends

7
Awards Selection Committee and Judging, Vollmer Center, lower level, 4915 Greenspring Avenue Baltimore MD 21209 For further information contact Awards Chairpersons –  Doris Smith  marketinginsight@verizon.net or Sandra Robertson  sandradianerobertson@gmail.com
 
12
FGCMD State Board Meeting

12
Environmental Priorities and Conservation Initiatives,  A conversation with John Olszewski, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.  
Center for Maryland Agriculture  1114 Shawan Rd, Cockeysville, MD.  Rsvp to Ana Maria Colwill, District III Director anam928@aol.com

14
FGCMD presents Holiday Floral Designs, Deconstructed and Reimagine A Demonstration by Terry Godfrey, AIFD
Vollmer Center at Cylburn Arboretum 4915 Greenspring Ave, Baltimore, MD 21209   Information and Registration

16 Maryland Daffodil Society Bulb Sale  1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Greenhouse Classroom at the Cylburn Arboretum, 4915 Greenspring Avenue Baltimore MD 21209

20
Hagerstown Garden Club presents "ASIAN ALLURE AND MORE..."  Fountain Head Country Club, Hagerstown, MD  for more information click here.
 
28
Thanksgiving
 
December 2019
3
District III Flower Arranging Workshop  Information

7
The Kent Island Garden Club presents "Holiday in the Home", Floral demo, shopping and more $15 Kent Island Fire Dept. Community Hall, Chester, MD
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM Information Diana Bonner debonner@verizon.net

12 An Eastern Shore Christmas 2019 Annual Holiday Luncheon sponsored by Dorchester Garden Club  Save the Date information

23
Hanukkah
 
25
Christmas
 
 31
New Year's Eve

2020
January 2020
1 New Years Day

14
FGCMD Executive Board meeting

20
Martin Luther King Day

28
Talbot County GC Speaker Series
Peter Hatch on “Thomas Jefferson’s Revolutionary Garden”  Details
1:30 p.m. Talbot County Free Library, 100 W. Dover Street, Easton, MD

February 2020
5
District I Board meeting

6
District V Board Meeting

11
Snow Date for FGCMD Executive Board meeting

14
District II Executive Board meeting

15
Deadline for Gardenews Submissions

17
Presidents Day

20
Judges Council Meeting , Chartwell Country Club, Severna Park, MD 21146

25
Talbot County GC Speaker Series
Louis Raymond, “The Plant Geek” on “Potted – Gardening on the Edge” Details
1:30 p.m. Talbot County Free Library, 100 W. Dover Street, Easton, MD


March 2020
4
District I Annual Meeting

6
District III Annual Meeting

8
Daylight Savings Time begins

12
District Annual Meeting, Holly Hills, Ijamsville, MD

13
District II Annual Meeting

18
District IV Annual Meeting

20-22
18th Annual  Art in Bloom Hosted by the Hagerstown Garden Club Information


24
FGCMD Annual Meeting at Turf Valley

25
Talbot County GC Speaker Series
George Coombs on “Great Native Plants for the Home Landscape” Details
1:30 p.m. Talbot County Free Library, 100 W. Dover Street, Easton, MD

26 - April 4
Spring in Portugal: Treasures of Porto, Lisbon, and Duoro Valley  Filled!
Co-sponsored by Federated Garden Clubs of Maryland & The Horticultural Society of Maryland

April 2020
1-2

4
Somerset County Garden Club Daffodil Show Princess Anne, MD
Contact: Frances Follmer fpfollmer@comcast.net

6-8
District II Daffodil Show Our Shepherd Lutheran Church Severna Park, MD
Contact: Liz Williams mliz.williams825@gmail.com

9
Passover

12
Easter

22-23
Maryland Daffodil Society Show, The Vollmer Center at Cylburn Arboretum, 4915 Greenspring Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21209
Contact: Meredith McDonagh meredy@comcast.net

28 - 30
Save the Date! Flower Show School Course III more information

May 2020
7
Judges Council Meeting , Chartwell Country Club, Severna Park, MD 21146

10
Mothers Day

11 - 16
NGC, Inc. Annual Meeting Potawatomi Hotel in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

TBA
FGCMD Executive Board Meeting

21
Franklin Garden Club “Summers to Remember” Small Standard Flower Show, Emory Grove Hotel, 102 Waugh Ave., Glyndon, MD 21136, 12:30- 3:30 p.m.

25
Memorial Day

June 2020
11
Lutherville Garden Club Flower Show at Mercy Ridge, More Information to Follow. Contact: Betty Reeves, President BReevesdesign@aol.com     410-893-5027

12
District II Executive Board Meeting

15
Deadline for Gardenews Submissions

21
Fathers Day

July 2020
4
Independence Day

August 2020
13
District V Board Meeting

September 2020
2
District I Board meeting

7
Labor Day

8
FGCMD Eecutive Board meeting

11
District II Board meeting

11 - 23
Ireland Adventure sponsored by FGCMD and the Maryland Horticulture Society  Information

18
Rosh Hashanah

23 - 26
NGC, Inc. Fall Board Meeting  Fargo Holiday Inn, Fargo North Dakota

28
Yom Kippur

29 - Oct. 1
Save the Date! Flower Show School Course IV more information

October 2020
7
District I Semi-annual meeting hosted by Chestertown Garden Club

8
District V Semi-annual Meeting, Holly Hills, Ijamsville, MD

9
District II Semi-annual meeting

12
Columbus Day

13 - 15
Landscape Design School, Course 1, Vollmer Center, Baltimore, MD; course information to follow; or contact Linda Harris at lindaharris355@aol.com

15
Deadline for Gardenews Submissions

18-20 Save the Date for 2020 CAR-SGC Conference "Come Together in Delaware"  Dover Downs Hotel and Casino, 1131 North Dupont Highway, Dover Delaware

November 2020
1
Daylight Saving Time ends

26
Thanksgiving

December 2020
11
Hannukah

25
Christmas

January 2021
12
FGCMD Executive Board meeting

18
Martin Luther King Day

February 2021
3
District I Board meeting

9
Snow Date for FGCMD Executive Board meeting

12
District II Executive Board meeting

15
Presidents Day

15
Deadline for Gardenews Submissions
March 2021
3
District I Annual Meeting hosted by Dorchester Garden Club

5
District III Annual Meeting

12
District II Annual Meeting

14
Daylight Savings Time begins

17 District IV Annual Meeting

23
FGCMD Annual Meeting

28
Passover

April 2021
4
Easter

May 2021
9
Mothers Day

17 - 20
NGC, Inc. Annual Meeting  Hilton Meadowlands Hotel, East Rutherford, New Jersey

31
Memorial Day

June 2021
11
District II Executive Board Meeting

15
Deadline for Gardenews Submissions

20
Fathers Day

July 2021
4
Independence Day

August 2021


September 2021
1
District I Board Meeting
6
Labor Day
7
Rosh Hashanah

10
District II Board Meeting

14
FGCMD Executive Board Meeting

16
Yom Kippur

October 2021
6
District I Semi-annual Meeting
 
8
District II Semi-annual Meeting

11
Columbus Day

15
Deadline for Gardenews Submissions

November 2021
7
Daylight Savings Time ends

25
Thanksgiving Day

29
Hannukah

December 2021
25
Christmas