**Second District, FGCNYS, CAR, and NGC events are noted in red. **
** Individual Garden Club events are noted in black.**
JUNE 2 The Three Village Garden Club presents JUNE CELEBRATIONS at The Setauket Neighborhood
House, 95 Main Street, Setauket 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM. Admission is free. Free parking.
JUNE 4 - 10 For National Garden Club Week the Moriches Bay Garden Club will present an Educational
Display, "Water Wise Gardening" at the Mastics, Moriches, Shirley Community Library. Tips on
watering less often, planting the right plant for the right area, tips on mulching the soil, and tips
on lawn care, and creating a rain garden.
JUNE 10 The Bellport Garden Club presents 'A June Wedding' A Small Standard Flower Show at
St. James Episcopal Church, Beaver Dam and Bay Road, Brookhaven NY. 1 pm to 4 pm. No fee
for admission. For information call 631 286-1136.
JUNE 12 Judges Council Meeting, Montfort Missionaries, Bay Shore, NY 10:30 am.
JUNE 26 Second District Board Meeting and Luncheon at Red Restaurant Huntington.
JULY 8 Suwassett Garden Club & the Greater Port Jefferson Chamber of Commerce present
"The Gardens and Landscapes of Port Jefferson" from 11 am - 4 pm, rain or shine. Also
included in the ticket price, a 'fairy garden' talk, meeting a nature photographer,
viewing local artists in the gardens, and refreshments. $25 per ticket. 10 tickets for $125 (if
ordered by May 1st). Call Barbara at 631 473-1414.
SEPTEMBER 11 Second District Board Meeting, Montfort Missionaries, Bay Shore, NY 10:30 am.
SEPTEMBER 13 Suwassett Garden Club Luncheon and Fashion Show on Wednesday, September 13, 11 am - 3 pm
at The Meadow Club 1147 Rt. 112 Port Jefferson Station. Cost $47. Contact Judy 631 828-4340.
SEPTEMBER 13 Asharoken Garden Club Annual Fall Luncheon Fundraiser "Aloha" The Beauty of Hawaii at
The Larkfield, 507 Larkfield Road, East Northport, NY. Guest speaker: Ed Carr, Historian on
Laura Safford, Founder of Asharoken Garden Club. Raffles galore! Cost $50. Contact Pam at
OCTOBER 2 Judges Council Meeting, Montfort Missionaries, Bay Shore, NY 10:30 am.
OCTOBER 16 Second District Fall Meeting and Luncheon, Crest Hollow Country Club, Woodbury, 10 am.
Boutique 9:15 am. Featuring Tony Todesco Cost $50.
OCTOBER 18 - 19 NGC Gardening Schools Course 1, Series 1 at Bayard Cutting Arboretum, 440 Montauk Highway,
Great River, NY 11739.
OCTOBER 25 The Dix Hills Garden Club invites you to a garden party luncheon at the Woodbury Country Club,
884 Jericho Turnpike, Woodbury, NY. There will be two presentations, one by Floral Designer
Lori Dietrich of Bethpage Florist and the other by Evelyn Lee, Owner and manager of Butternut
Gardens LLC, on Floral Runners and Tablescaping. Doors open at 10:30 am for raffle baskets,
door prizes and more. Cost is $45 for 3 course meal, dessert plus wine, soft drinks, coffee and
tea. Checks payable to the Dix Hills GC 57 Alpine Way, South Huntington, NY 11746. For info
call Nancy at 631 271-8068 or Christine at 631 678-3211.
NOVEMBER 1 The Fort Neck GC Fall Fundraiser, 'The Autumn Palette', will be held at the Bar Harbor Library,
132 Southgate Circle, Massapequa, NY 11758 at 12 noon. Seasonal arrangements will be created by
Susan Strauss. There will be a buffet lunch, homemade desserts, raffles and more. Cost is $20 for
members and $25 for non-members. Reservations required. Deadline for reservations is October 20.
For more information contact Irene 516 799-0114 or Lauren 516 795-7745.
NOVEMBER 6 Second District Design Workshop, Montfort Missionaries, Bay Shore, NY 10:30 am.
NOVEMBER 6 The Syosset Garden Club Fall Luncheon will be held at the Milleridge Inn Cotttage, Jericho, NY.
Guest Speaker is Jeanette Ryan of Petals Florist of Locust Valley. Program commences at
10 am coffee served at 9:30 am. Reservations required by October 20. Donation $45 per person.
Send check payable to Syosset Garden Club with names of guests to Sandy Spitz 2 Sagamore Rd.
East Norwich, NY 11732.
NOVEMBER 14 FGCNYS Winter Meeting, Albany, NY.
NOVEMBER 14 The Olde Towne Garden Club invites you to help celebrate its 80th Anniversary at their Annual
Luncheon "Belles & Holly" at The Vineyards, 978 Rte. 25 Aquebogue. Cost is $45. To purchase
contact Caroline Caccavallo at 631 728-3703. Guest Floral Designer is Lilee Fell of Lilee Fell Flowers
Bridgehampton. Chinese Auction, 50/50 and Baskets of Cheer Raffles. In the spirit of celebrating
this momentous event, guests are invited to wear vintage apparel.
NOVEMBER 15 The Sumpwams Garden Club presents its Anniversary Luncheon - 61 years, "Brighten Your Day with
Flowers.' Guest Speaker is Theresa Soto of 'Flowers by Voegler' at Captain Bill's, 122 Ocean Avenue,
Bay Shore, NY 11706. Cost is $42. Doors open at 11 am, coffee served, boutique & raffles. Lunch
served 1 pm. Checks payable to Sumpwams Garden Club. Mail to Kitty Graziano 22 Beach Avenue
Copiague, NY 11726. Deadline 11/11/17 - no refunds after deadline.
NOVEMBER 27 Second District Board Meeting & Luncheon, The Lake House, Bay Shore NY 10:30 am.
DECEMBER 2 The Remsenburg Garden Club presents a Wreath, Boutique, and Bake Sale. 8:30 am to 12:30 pm
at The Academy, Main Street, Remsenburg. Holiday Wreaths, Poinsettias, Gifts, Stocking Stuffers,
Cakes, Pastries, Cookies, Raffle Tickets & Prizes.
DECEMBER 3 The Bellport Garden Club presents "Holiday Home in the Hamlet" a Christmas House and Holiday
Boutique in the Brookhaven hamlet (location to be disclosed on day of tour). 12 noon to 4 pm.
$20 per person or 2 for $35 (tickets may be purchased in advance at various locations on Main St.
in Bellport Village, or after 11:30 am on day of the event at the Historical Society's Exchange Shop
on Bell St. For info call 631 286-0009.
DECEMBER 7 Bay Shore Garden Club Holiday Luncheon 'Holidays on Long Island' at the Southward Ho Country
Club Bay Shore, NY. 10 am Boutique, 11 am Designer Presentation, Lunch to follow. Cost $50
Contact Peggy Elliott by December 1st at 631 666-7437.
FEBRUARY 26 Second District Board Meeting, Montfort Missionaries, Bay Shore 10:30 am
MARCH 26 Second District Presidents Council, Old Bethpage Village Restoration, 1303 Round Swamp Road,
Old Bethpage, NY 10 am.
APRIL 3 - 4 NGC Gardening School Course 2 Bayard Cutting Arboretum, 440 Montauk Highway,
Great River, New York 11739
APRIL 15 - 17 FGCNYS Annual Meeting Doubletree Hotel, Binghampton, NY
APRIL 23 Second District Meeting and Luncheon (NEW LOCATION) Mediterranean Manor,
303 East Main Street, Patchogue, NY 10 am.
MAY 8 Design Workshop, Montfort Missionaries, Bay Shore 10:30 am.
MAY 21 Second District Board Meeting, Montfort Missionaries, Bay Shore, NY 10:30 am
MAY 21 - 24 NGC Convention, Philadelphia , PA
JUNE 2 Judges Council, location to be announced
JUNE 12 - 14 FGCNYS Summer Board Meeting and Symposium, Utica, NY 10:30 am.
JUNE 25 Second District Board Meeting and Luncheon, Ocean Bay House, Bay Shore, NY 10:30 am.
SEPTEMBER 11 - 13 FGCNYS Fall Board Meeting
SEPTEMBER 24 Second District Board Meeting, Location TBA
OCTOBER 17 -18 NGC Gardening School Course 3 Bayard Cutting Arboretum, 440 Montauk Highway,
Great River New York 11739.
NOVEMBER 13 Design Workshop, Montfort Missionaries, Bay Shore, NY