Harrington Park, New Jersey
The Garden Club of Harrington Park welcomes you to our website. Please browse around the site - we've got lots of good information including our monthly newsletter, what to do monthly in your garden, and pictures of the barrels the Garden Club plants each year under the "Downtown Beautification" button.
Just to tell you a little bit about us; the Garden Club of Harrington Park holds General Meetings the first Thursday of every month (except when otherwise noted) September through June in the Harrington Park Library (second floor). The meetings begin at 7:30 P.M. and include a lecture by a guest speaker on various gardening topics. Each meeting we have a floral contest, whereby members interpret a given theme. We have a Field Trip at the end of our Club year, along with a luncheon. Our meetings are open to everyone who loves a garden and gardening. You can check out our activities and events for the Club year by clicking on the "2014-2015 Calendar" button. This is a tri-fold calendar listing our activities. Please print it and keep it handy!
To learn more about the Club, please click on the "About Us" where you will find information on membership and what we do as a Garden Club. Mostly, we have a lot of fun as a group of folks who share a common interest -- the love of gardening!
Garden Club of Harrington Park Founded in May 1990
Garden Club Affiliations
Garden Club of America
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Monthly Meeting Floral Contests
Themes by Month
November 6, 2014
"Blessings A Plenty"
Let your imagination fly! Create a floral masterpiece and bring to our meeting - we love them all! - Fresh Flowers Only!
UPCOMING EVENTS YOU DON'T WANT TO MISS!
November 6, 2014 - 7:30 P.M. - 10 Herring Street (Library) - Garden Club of Harrington Park
Speaker: Tom Bender
Topic: "Unique Plants for Fall & Winter Color"
November 12, 2014 - 7:00 P.M. - Teaneck Garden Club - Tom Bender,
Garden Club of H.P. Member - "Deer Resistant Plants"
December 4. 2014 - 7:30 P.M. - 10 Herring Street (Library)
Speaker: Gerri Gibney
Topic: Hands on Workshop –“In the Style of Williamsburg”
Make-It and Take-It Wreath and Holiday Arrangements
Special Events at the Garden Club of Harrington Park:
November 1, 2014 – Barrel “Greening” 10:00 A.M. – Downtown H.P. - Bring your garden gloves and trowels. We replace the summer annuals with Alberta Spruce for the fall and winter. All welcome, the more hands the merrier!
November 23, 2014 - 2:00 P.M. “Thanksgiving Centerpiece Workshop” - Led by Gerri Gibney at the Harrington Park Library, Pre-Registration Required - Fee - $15.00 members, $20.00 non-members. We will be making a beautiful cornucopia - all materials are supplied. Contact email@example.com or 201 768-2615 or click on the "Contact Us" on the button below. To download mail-in registration form click here for form.
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YOU ASKED FOR IT! Recipes that were served at past meetings are available by clicking on the "recipe" button to the left... We've also listed our upcoming hosts and their responsibilities
"The love of gardening is a seed
that once sown never dies."
Floral Arrangement by Hedy Galow, Garden Club Member
Gardening Guru and Fellow GCHP Member Tom Bender will present the timely program "UNIQUE PLANTS FOR FALL & WINTER COLOR" at our meeting on Thursday, November 6th, at 7:30 P.M.
Tom will discuss unknown or rarely used plants that add lots of color and interest to the late garden. He will bring a variety of plants and samples to the meeting from Rohsler's Nursery that exemplify his topic, including late fall and winter evergreens.
Pictures of previous Thanksgiving Workshops!
Join us on November 23rd...
Celebrating our 25th Anniversary Jubilee in 2015 !!!