National Garden Week: June 1-7, 2014
Plan Events to Celebrate National Garden Week in Your
Use this week to encourage pride in communities and cooperation
among groups interested in educating the general public on the
importance of general gardening information. The more involved in
the community that your garden club can be, the more awareness we
can generate for National Garden Club and everything we do!
- Sponsor a hands-on "How Do You Select Flowers/Shrubs for Your
Garden" workshop at an area nursery.
- Beautify a manageable blighted area with the cooperative
efforts of another group.
- Host a member garden tour - include a water garden, a vegetable
garden, a rose garden, etc.
- Conduct a "Get to Know Us" event at the public library.
A great way to share
your National Garden Week events and stories is to send photos
to the NGC Flickr web site. Click here
to jump to our Photo Archiving web page for more details and
Whatever you do, publicize the event(s) and maximize visibility
of the National Garden Club, and the benefits of being a member.
Your local news outlets love sharing these good deeds with your
Download National Garden Week Poster and National Garden Week Proclamation
For more information, contact:
Elaine Di Pietro, National Garden Week Chairman