Garden Club
of
Harrington Park
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 "2016-2017 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!




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Garden Club of Harrington Park Founded in May 1990
25TH SILVER JUBILEE ANNIVERSARY IN 2015 - ON TO ANOTHER 25!

Garden Club Affiliations

Garden Club of America
Garden Club of New Jersey

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Monthly Meeting Floral Contests
Themes by Month
October 5, 2017
"Indian Summer!"

Let your imagination fly!  Create a floral masterpiece and bring to our meeting - we love them all! - Fresh Flowers Only!
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UPCOMING EVENTS YOU DON'T WANT TO MISS!

Thursday, October 5th, at 7:30 P.M., at the Harrington Park Library, 10 Herring Street, Harrington Park

Speaker: Marc Zukovich, Owner Sterling Horticultural Services
Topic: “Azaleas and Rhododendrons: Selection, Planting, and Care”

We are pleased to welcome back one of our favorite Guest Speakers Marc E. Zukovich.  Marc will present an informative and entertaining lecture on Azaleas and Rhododendrons, discussing how to purchase the right varieties for your garden, how to plant them correctly and how to maintain their health and vigor.   His lecture will be accompanied by a slide show of various cultivars of these beautiful plants. 

The program will be followed by a "Q&A" session and refreshments.  

The Floral theme for October is "Indian Summer."  Create your own masterpiece with fresh flowers and bring it to our meeting! 

All gardeners, active or armchair, from all towns, are welcome!  Bring a friend!  

HOSTESSES FOR THE EVENING

GERRI GIBNEY & ANN-INGRID MILLIKAN  

November 2, 2017
Speaker: Chris Rubino, Sales Manager of Monrovia Growers
Topic: “Trends in Horticultural”

November 4, 2017 – Barrel “Greening” 10:00 A.M. – Downtown H.P.  
Bring Your Gloves & Trowel

November 19, 2017 - 2:00 P.M. “Thanksgiving Centerpiece Workshop” –Conducted by Gerri Gibney – Fee
Library, Pre-Registration Required – contact themerchantmouse@aol.com or 201 768-2615 

Visit Willowwood Arboretum on the web - a great garden, and a wonderful newsletter!  Just click below.


"The love of gardening is a seed
that once sown never dies."
Gertrude Jekyll
Marc has been teaching classes since 1989 as an Adjunct Professor of Horticulture at The County College of Morris, where he was recognized with the NISOD National Award for teaching excellence. He frequently lectures for adult schools and community groups throughout New Jersey, and offers on-site consultation as "The Garden Coach” ™.  

Zukovich holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Botany from Drew University, and certificates from Harvard Graduate School of Design and the New York Botanical Garden. He is the President and founder of Sterling Horticultural Services. Previously he was the District Manager for Brickman for Industries, managed a 38-acre private estate in Alpine, NJ, the grounds of Honeywell Inc. World Headquarters in Morristown, and and provided exceptional landscape care to residential properties.​
Marc E. Zukovich
October 5, 2017
Design by Hedy Galow - Winner!