National Garden Clubs | Flower Show School Course Calendar

Flower Show School Courses and Calendar

These courses are intended to train NGC members to become accredited Flower Show Judges.

Course I

March 9-11, 2015 | Richmond, VA
Registrar: Glynis Hopkins | (540) 586-9655
Instructors:
Horticulture w/ Plant Material: Tina Tuttle | daffodils & pansies
FSP & Design: Gina Jogan

April 9-11, 2015 | Oak Hill, WV
Registrar: Kay Allen | (304) 574-6079
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Darlene Newell | bulbous plants (daffodils and minor bulbs), flowering branches
Design: Frances Thrash

Course II

March 23-25, 2015 | Fort Meyers, FL
Registrar: Terry Pinck | (239) 368-5615
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Dale DeFeo | pentas & sansevieria container
Design: Penny Decker

April 29,30 and May 1, 2015 | Milford, MA
Registrar: Julie Pipe | (508) 429-7646
Instructors:
FSP: Sandra Joyce
Horticulture: Catherine Felton | flowering branches & bulbs
Design: Mary Huntoon

May 5-7, 2015 | East Brunswick, NJ
Registrar: Louise Davis | (973) 402-4043
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Dot Yard | flowering branches & bulbs
Design: Mary Huntoon

September 30 - October 2, 2015 | New Haven, CT
Registrar: Sheila Ciccone | (860) 454-0330
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Dot Yard | container grown flowering plants (african violets) and perennial herbaceous (asters)
Design: Kaye Vosburgh

Course III

January 9-11, 2015 | Albuquerque, NM
Registrar: Debra Sorrell | (505) 877-1735
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Judy Newman | african violets, conifers, and combination plantings
Design: Jo Krallman

January 21-23, 2015 | Raleigh, NC
Registrar: Maggie Farrell | (704) 892-3559
Instructors:
FSP & (either) Horticulture w/ Plant Material: Tina Tuttle | orchids & echeveria
Design: Gina Jogan

March 9-11, 2015 | Greenville, SC
Registrar: Marguerite Warren | (864) 288-5118
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture w/ Plant Material: Sandy Smith Piccirillo | daffodils & orchids
Design: Penny Decker

March 23-25, 2015 | Nashville, TN
Registrar: Kathy Rychen | (615) 406-5716
Instructors:
FSP & Design: Gina Jogan
Horticulture: Tina Tutle | container ferns & vines/ivies

April 27-29, 2015 | Reading, PA
Registrar: Betsy Hassler | (610) 777-9956
Instructors:
FSP & Design: Julia Clevett
Horticulture: Jim Schmidt | spring branches, combination plantings, spring bulbs

Course IV

February 11-13, 2015 | Livermore, CA
Local Chairman and Registrar: Mona Dunlop | (925) 828-3006
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Bettina Tuttle | bulbous plants, herbs as collections and displays
Design: Gina Jogan

For more information about Flower Show School courses, contact the registrar listed, or contact:
Dot Yard, Chairman NGC Flower Show Schools