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Overview

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

Flower Show School Courses

Course 1


August | 
8/24
 - 
8/26
, 2016 | 
Grove City, 
PA
Registrar: Cindy Jarzab | Phone: (814) 726-2924
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Dorthy Yard | woody perennials, hydrangeas and marigolds
Design: Lynn Fronk

November | 
11/1
 - 
11/3
, 2016 | 
Nordland, 
WA
Registrar: Mary Lou Waitz | Phone: (360) 928-3728
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Billie Fitch | chrysanthemum, dahlia, evergreen branches
Design: Mary Lou Waitz

Course 2


October | 
10/4
 - 
10/6
, 2016 | 
Houston, 
TX
Registrar: Jody Rogers | Phone: (713) 723-6416
Instructors:
FSP & Design: Barbara Baker
Horticulture: Pam Braun

October | 
10/11
 - 
10/14
, 2016 | 
Dallas, 
TX
Registrar: Peggy Consolver | Phone: (972) 424-1830
Instructors:
FSP & Design: Gina Jogan | color and creative design
Horticulture: Sue Kirkman | african violets and herbaceous perr / lantan

November | 
11/2
 - 
11/4
, 2016 | 
Bradenton, 
FL
Registrar: Christy Linke | Phone: (732) 322-8392
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Dorthy Yard
Design: Kathleen Hawryluk

Course 3


September | 
9/12
 - 
9/14
, 2016 | 
Poway, 
CA
Registrar: Jill Coleman | Phone: (951) 684-2635
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Darlene Newell | succulents, bulbous plants, tuberous begonia
Design: Janice Hamlin

September | 
9/13
 - 
9/15
, 2016 | 
Midland, 
MI
Registrar: Alice Mesaros | Phone: (989) 710-0441
Instructors:
Horticulture: Dorothy Howatt | container grown and combinations, ivy, cactus, succulents, foliage
FSP & Design: Julia Clevett | moderate to dominant abstraction

September | 
9/26
 - 
9/29
, 2016 | 
Johns Creek, 
GA
Registrar: Cookie Roland | Phone: (770) 972-0219
Instructors:
Horticulture: David Robson container-grown, coleus, begonias, combination plantings
Design: Penny Decker
Flower Show Procedure: Carolyn Hawkins

Course 4


August | 
8/29
 - 
9/1
, 2016 | 
Lynchburg, 
VA
Registrar: Glynis Hopkins | Phone: (540) 586-6955
Instructors:
Horticulture: Dottie Howatt | woody perennials, container grown, ivies, collections / displays
FSP & Design: Julia Clevett | functional / exhibition tables, petite designs

October | 
10/5
 - 
10/7
, 2016 | 
Milford, 
MA
Registrar: Julie Pipe | Phone: (978) 468-7544
Instructors:
FSP & Design: Barbara May
Horticulture: Sandra Joyce | cucurbits and chrysanthemums

October | 
10/13
 - 
10/15
, 2016 | 
Buckhannon, 
WV
Registrar: Vivian Shomo | Phone: (304) 924-5773
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Dorthy Yard | perennial herbaceous, lilies and container flowering plants, salvia
Design: Judy Binns

November | 
11/1
 - 
11/3
, 2016 | 
Port St. Lucie, 
FL
Registrar: Michele Myers | Phone: (561) 308-4260
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Dale DeFeo | begonias, saintpaulia, collections / displays
Design: Janice Hamlin

November | 
11/11
 - 
11/13
, 2016 | 
Springfield, 
VA
Registrar: Sandi Smith Piccirillo | Phone: (703) 764-2747
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Dot Yard
Design: Julia Clevett

November | 
11/15
 - 
11/17
, 2016 | 
Derby, 
CT
Registrar: Lisa Stackpole | Phone: (203) 795-7092
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Sandra Joyce
Design: Jackie Davies

Resources

For information about a course near you, contact the event Chairmen listed, or:
Dot Yard, Chairman NGC Flower Show Schools