Calendar of Events
14FGCMD Board meeting hosted by District III
December 2023November 30 - December 31 “Holiday Trees & Wreaths Exhibit” at the Maryland State House, Annapolis. 9:00 am-5:00 pm 110:00 am – 1:00 pm Garden Club of Cumberland Evergreen Sale at Allegany College of Maryland, Western Maryland Works 37 Lane Ave. LaVale, MD 21502 For questions or information contact: Ginny Decker firstname.lastname@example.org 7Hanukkah begins at sundown
10Gardenews deadline for club submissions to District Rep
15 Martin Luther King Day 17“Double Trouble: Climate Change, Biodiversity Loss, and What We Can Do” A ZOOM Presentation with Kerry Wixted Gardeining in the Age of Climate Change Sponsored by the Climate Action Group of the Federated Garden Clubs of Maryland Information and Registration 20Gardenews deadline for submissions from District Reps and State Board members.
February 2024 1 District V Executive Board Meeting 7District I Board Meeting. Venue TBD 8 Judges Council Meeting location and time to be announced 9 District II Board Meeting 13District III Asian Inspired Flower Arranging Workshop 10 a.m. - 12 noon at the Cylburn Arboretum Greenhouse Classroom 4915 Greenspring Avenue Baltimore, MD 21209 For information contact Randy Low email@example.com.
March 2024 1 District III Annual Meeting Valley Mansion, 594 Cranbrook Rd, Cockeysville, MD 21030 6District I Annual Meeting Prospect Bay Country Club, 311A Prospect Bay DR W, Grasonville, MD 21638 7 District V Annual Meeting 8 District II Annual Meeting 22 District IV Annual Meeting Gertrude's at the Baltimore Museum of Art, 10 Art Museum Dr, Baltimore, MD 21218 25 Annual Meeting PreGala dinner 26 FGCMD Annual Meeting hosted by District IV 31 Easter April 2024 2-4 District II Daffodil Show contact Liz Williams firstname.lastname@example.org 11“The Power of Native Plants”, a symposium sponsored by the Mountain Laurel Garden Club, UMD Extension Garrett County & Western MD Chapter of Maryland Native Plant Society, 9:00 am to 3:00 pm at Garrett College. More information to follow, or contact Linda Harris at email@example.com 22 Passover begins at sundown May 2024 1“Gardening in the Age of Climate Change” a daylong seminar at the Vollmer Center. Details TBA. 8 - 9 Gardening School Course 4, at the DoubleTree, Columbia, MD Information and Registration Contact Linda Harris at firstname.lastname@example.org 14 FGCMD Board Meeting hosted by District 1 12 Mother's Day 21 Crofton Village Garden Club Standard Flower 23Judges Council Meeting location and time to be announced 27 Memorial Day 27In celebration of its 90th anniversary, the Queen Anne's County Garden Club is planning a Tree Planting at the Fallen Heroes Memorial in Centreville, Maryland More information to follow. Contact Laura Blaylock June 2024 May 31 - June 12 Best of Ireland information 2 – 5NGC National Convention 6 District V Executive Board Meeting 10 Gardenews deadline for club submissions to District Rep 13Kent Island Garden Club Horticulture Specialty Flower ShowKent Island Library 200 Library Circle, Stevensville, Md. 21666Contact Diana Bonner at email@example.com 14 District II Board Meeting 15Mountain Laurel Garden Club annual plant sale, 9-11 a.m. Gazebo Park on Liberty Street, Oakland, MD 21550 Contact Barb Davis at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions. 16 Father's Day 19 Juneteenth Day 20Gardenews deadline for submissions from District Reps and State Board members. 22 The Mountain Laurel Garden Club’s annual garden tour will take place on G Street, in historic Mountain Lake Park from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., rain or shine. Step back in time and visit the 7+ Victorian Era gardens all along G Street. History of local heirloom plants, garden tools, and floral design will be presented; local farm food trucks will be featured. Tickets are $10 and go on sale May 1st at MountainLaurelGardenClub.com July 2024 4 Independence Day August 2024 September 2024 2 Labor Day 5 District V Executive Board Meeting 10 FGCMD Board meeting hosted by District II 13 Flower Show presented by Howard County Garden Club 18 – 19Environmental School Course 4 will be held at Garrett College at Deep Creek Lake, Maryland. More information to come; contact Linda Harris at email@example.com October 2024 2 Rosh Hashanah begins at sundown 3 District V Semi-annual Meeting 5 District I Flower Show, Easton Elks Lodge #1622, 502 Dutchmans Lane Easton, MD 21601 10Gardenews deadline for club submissions to District Rep 11 District II Semi-annual meeting 11 Yom Kippur begins at sundown 14 Columbus Day 20Gardenews deadline for submissions from District Reps and State Board members. 31 Halloween November 2024 7-19 Japan’s Magical Gardens, Culture and More Information 11 Veterans Day 12 FGCMD Board meeting hosted by District III 28 Thanksgiving December 2024 25 Hanukkah begins at sundown 25 Christmas Day