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

May 14-16, 2014 | Fort Dodge, IA
Registrar: Sally Allard | (515) 576-8680
Instructors:
FSP & Design: Penny Decker
Horticulture: Dale DeFeo | tulips and pansies

May 20-22, 2014 | Reading, PA
Registrar: Jane Centrella | (610) 906-0923
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Dorothy Yard | container grown plants, foliage & perennials, herbaceous
Design: Mary Huntoon

May 20-22, 2014 | Gulf Breeze, FL
Registrar: Shirley Brown | (850) 939-2617
Instructors:
FSP: Gina Jogan
Design: Gina Jordan
Horticulture: Marie Harrison | impatients or marigolds; caldiums

September 10-12, 2014 | Derby, CT
Registrar: Liz Stanley | (860) 668-5304
Instructors:
Design: Mary Huntoon
Horticulture & FSP: Sandra Joyce | container grown foilage, plants / ferns, annuals / marigolds

October 7-9, 2014 | East Brunswick, NJ
Registrar: Louise Davis | (973) 402-4043
Instructors:
FSP & Design: Julia Clevett
Horticulture: Cathy Felton | annuals (marigolds) and herbs (salvia)

October 8-10, 2014 | Milford, MA
Registrar: Julie Pipe | (508) 429-7646
Instructors:
Design: Kay Vosborgh
Flower Show Procedure: Barbara May
Horticulture: Cathy Felton | annuals and cacti

Course II

August 4-6, 2014 | Raleigh, NC
Registrar: Maggie Farrell | (704) 892-3559
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Dot Yard | plant material, annuals ~ marigolds, perennials ~ echinacea
Design: Frances Thrash | american creative design with abstraction

September 15-17, 2014 | Greenville, SC
Registrar: Marguerite Warren | (864) 288-5118
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Tina Tuttle | coleus - annuals and biennials, roses
Design: Gina Jogan

Course III

May 14-16, 2014 | Great River, NY
Registrar: Marion Romeo | (516) 785-7851
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Dorothy Yard | container grown flowering plants and herbaceous perennials
Design: Jackie Davies

May 29-31, 2014 | Wauconda, IL
Registrar: Laurel DeBoer | (847) 526-8320
Instructors:
FSP & Design: Jo Krallman
Horticulture: Judith Newman | peony, coleus and combination plantings

July 9-11, 2014 | Livermore, CA
Registrar: Mona Dunlop | (925) 828-3006
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture with Plant Material: Marva Lee Peterschick | perennials, herbaceous, ornamental grasses, roses
Design: Char Mutschler

Course IV

April 24-26, 2014 | Oak Hill, WVA
Registrar: Kay Allen | (304) 574-6079
Instructors:
FSP: Darlene Newell
Horticulture: Darlene Newell | container grown plants, foilage, ferns, perennials, herbaceous: hosta
Design: Dianne Caines

September 8-11, 2014 | Lynchburg, VA
Registrar: Glynis Hopkins | (540) 586-0190
Instructors:
FSP & (either) Horticulture with Plant Material: David Robson | coleus, woody perennials collections & displays
Design: Frances Thrash | exhibition & functional tables

September 30-October 2, 2014 | Great River, NY
Registrar: Marion Romeo | (516) 785-7851
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Sandra Joyce | bulbous, dahlias, container grown foliage plants
Design: Mary Huntoon

September 30-October 3, 2014 | Dallas, TX
Registrar: Peggy Consolver | (972) 424-1830
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Tina Tuttle | roses, hedera, collections and displays
Design: Shirley Tetreault | table artistry

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