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Our Schools

Our schools provide members and non-members with a range of educational opportunities on the art and science of the environment, gardening, landscape design and floral design.

Environmental School

Environmental School

Helping members become accomplished environmental consultants. Helping others engage in environmental education.

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Flower Show School

Flower Show School

Flower Show School is a comprehensive program that teaches all you need to know about judging, entering, competing and chairing a NGC flower show.

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Gardening School

Gardening School

Helping attendees become accomplished horticulturists, Gardening Schools provide educational information to those who are especially interested in gar

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Landscape Design Schoo

Landscape Design School

Helping members and others develop a greater appreciation of the environment, both natural and human made.

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Garden using recycled materials

Multiple Refreshers

Multiple Refreshers provide new information on environmental issues, gardening and landscape design. They provide an opportunity for Consultants to re

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Symposiums

Symposium is an in-depth course of design, horticulture and allied subjects pertaining to flower shows that is more advanced than presented in Flower

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Flower Show - Horticulture Display

International NGC Schools

NGC academic outreach is clearly observed in the work of international members in civic activities,environmental protection, horticultural education a

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Continue to Grow in Gardening

At National Garden Clubs, we do more than just green your thumb. We connect you with people, plants, and programs that provide inspiration, information, and valuable resources. Members completing all four NGC courses may apply to become four star members. Those Mastering each course may apply for five star membership.

Why Schools?

National Garden Club Schools provide an opportunity for attendees to increase their knowledge of the environment, expand interest in gardening, embrace creativity in floral design and beautify homes and communities using landscape design principles.

Find a Club

See a list of clubs near you or across the country.


Sharing the Love of Gardening

As a largest volunteer organization of it’s type in the world, National Garden Club helps share the rewards of gardening and connects like-minded people locally and internationally.

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