Calendar of Events
Major religious and secular holidays have been added to the calendar as an aid to clubs for planning activities and events. Last update: 04/14/2021 April 2021 4 Easter
5-7 District II Daffodil Show PostponedContact Liz Williams email@example.com 9 FGCMD Virtual Book Club 1:00 PM. The book will be "The Omnivore’s Dilemma" by Michael Pollan. 10 Tour the Daffodils at Cylburn Arboretum 4915 Greenspring Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21209 (Meet at the Vollmer Center) tours leave promptly at 9AM, 10:30AM, and 12PM Registration Required: rawlingsconservatory.org 13 -14Landscape Design School Course 2, Brochure and registration 17 Daffodils 101: Learn the basics about daffodil division, colors, basic care and planting 10 a.m.Registration Required for Zoom Meeting: rawlingsconservatory.org Join us for this virtual live presentation by Joan Bender of the Maryland Daffodil Society discussing the basics about choosing, planting, and growing daffodils. Even for those who have never planted a garden before, Joan’s talk will get you started and, on your way, to enjoying the many “faces” of daffodils.
21Landscape Design Council Spring Meeting and Presentation 1030 a.m. with the following presentation at 11a.m.Virtual Meeting & Presentation featuring Matt Partain, Landscape Superintendent at Glenstone Museum in Potomac Maryland. He oversees a team of more than a dozen grounds attendants who maintain nearly 300 acres on the property. Prior to taking on the role of superintendent in 2019, he served as the museum’s deputy grounds superintendent for four years.For more information, please contact Dottie DeMarr, Chairman, Landscape Design Council:firstname.lastname@example.org or (410) 252-7886 26 - 29 Course IV Flower Show School Information and Registration
May 20216Judges Council meeting Chartwell Country Club, Severna Park, MD 21146
9Mothers Day 11 FGCMD Board Meeting Location to be announced. 12 Photography Fieldtrip to Mt. Cuba Gardens If interested in going, Please contact Margye Hixson at email@example.com. May 14 - June 13 Hagerstown Garden Club proudly hosts Art in Bloom: A Retrospective 2003 – 2021 at the Museum of Fine Arts,Hagerstown, MD Save the Date
17 - 20NGC, Inc. Annual Meeting Hilton Meadowlands Hotel, East Rutherford, New Jersey cancelled
June 20216 - `12 National Garden Week 12 Mountain Laurel Garden Club’s Annual Perennial Plant Sale, Garrett County,10:00 - 1:00; more information, or contact Betsy Potts at firstname.lastname@example.org 5 - 13 2021 Philadelphia Flower Show “HABITAT, Nature’s Masterpiece” will take place at Philadelphia’s Franklin Delano Roosevelt Park.This will be the first time in the Show’s history that it will take place outside at the height of local gardening season. FDR Park, opened in 1921, is a magnificent landscape designated a Historic District by the Philadelphia Historical Commission. The Park was designed by Olmsted Brothers, an internationally celebrated firm who transformed park design and use in the early 20th century.
11District II Executive Board Meeting
15Deadline for Gardenews Submissions
20Fathers Day 26 Mountain Laurel Garden Club’s 20th Annual Country Gardens Tour, Garrett County, 10:00 - 3:00; see attached poster or contact Betsy Potts at email@example.com
July 4 Independence Day 8-11Art Blooms 2021 - 12th Anniversary! Floral designers and art enthusiasts, participate or just visit the exhibits showing floral interpretations of artwork at Annmarie Garden, 13480 Dowell Rd., Dowell, MD 20629. Installation, Thursday, July 8; exhibits open July 9-11; reception, Friday evening, July 9. Sponsor: Calvert Garden Club and Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Arts Center. Contacts: Joyce Fletcher, firstname.lastname@example.org, (443) 975-1373 and Marcia Olson, email@example.com, (410) 326-1294 8 - 20 "Splendors of Northern France" Tour Information
September 20211District I Board Meeting 1-13 "Ireland Adventure" Tour Information 6Labor Day 7 Rosh Hashanah 10District II Board Meeting
14FGCMD Executive Board Meeting
22 & 23Landscape Design School, Course 3, Columbia, MD; information to follow or contact Linda Harris, firstname.lastname@example.org
October 20216District I Semi-annual Meeting 8District II Semi-annual Meeting
15Deadline for Gardenews Submissions
November 20217Daylight Savings Time ends
17Hagerstown Garden Club presents a Floral Design Show, details to follow.