April 11, 2017 the Garden club will meet at Maplewood in Orange at 245 Indian River Road. Luncheon 11:30, Business Meeting 12:15, Program at 1:00, Orange Conservation Commission Overview and Goals will be presented by Cindy Ruggeri.
Members will Design “Make Room for the Butterflies”, a line mass arrangement expressing spring. Members are encouraged to bring Horticulture from their gardens, daffodils of all sizes, and any other meritorious specimen.
April 19, FGCCT annual meeting will be held at Aqua Turf. For more information about the garden club, please call Joanne Friedrich 203-794-4266. Mark your calendar “May Market”. May 13, 2017 8:30-12noon.
Pictured: Marion Rizzo, Lana Ho instructor, and Pat Nixon discuss which flowers to use in their arrangements. Lana divided the class into groups and each group was assigned to make a specific type of design. After all were made Lana critiqued the arrangements discussing the principles of design. We all had fun and learned something new. [Photo by Elly Torello]