**Second District, FGCNYS, CAR, and NGC events are noted in red. **
                                                  **  Individual Garden Club events are noted in black.**




FEBRUARY 26               Second District Board Meeting, Montfort Missionaries, Bay Shore  10:30 am

MARCH 2018

MARCH 14 & 15             NGC Gardening School Course 2  Bayard Cutting Arboretum, 440 Montauk Highway, 
                                        Great River, New York 11739

MARCH 26                     Second District Presidents Council, Old Bethpage Village Restoration, 1303 Round Swamp Road,
                                       Old Bethpage, NY   10 am.     

APRIL 2018

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 2018   
MAY 8                             Design Workshop, Montfort Missionaries, Bay Shore, NY 10:00 am - 12 pm Multi-Rhythmic Design, 
                                        12:30 pm - 2:30 pm  Parallel & Spatial Thrust Designs .   

MAY 15                           The Douglaston Garden Club presents "Islands in the Sun" A Standard Flower Show at the 
                                        Community Church of Douglaston 39-50 Douglaston Parkway, Douglaston NY 11363, 1 pm - 4pm.
                                        Free admission.  

MAY 21                           Second District Board Meeting, Montfort Missionaries, Bay Shore, NY  10:30 am

MAY 21 - 24                    NGC Convention, Philadelphia , PA

JUNE 2018  

JUNE 5                           Riverhead Garden Club Standard Flower Show 'Grandma's Toy Chest' at the George M. Young
                                       Community Center  South Jamesport Avenue Jamesport, NY 11947 12:30 - 3:00  Free Admission.

JUNE 6                           Judges Council  Bayard Cutting Arboretum, Great River,  Carriage House (Upper Room)
                                        10:00 am  -  3 pm.  

JUNE 9                            Bellport Garden Club "Reflections" a tour of six backyard swimming pools. Bellport and 
raindate JUNE 10           Brookhaven hamlet, 12:00 noon to 4:00 pm. Cost $20 each or (2) for $35. Info: 631-286-9281.

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.

JULY 2018

JULY 13                          Westhampton Garden Club  '2018 House & Garden Tour'  visit 
                                        for information.


AUGUST 24 - 25             Moriches Bay Garden Club presents a Standard Flower Show  'A Palette of Colors'  at the 
                                        Masury Estate  67 Olde Neck Road South, Center Moriches, NY.  Friday 24th noon - 4 pm,
                                        Saturday 25th 10 am - 3 pm. Free admission. For info contact Maureen Pollack 631 605-0760.                                              


SEPTEMBER 11  -  13     FGCNYS Fall Board Meeting 

SEPTEMBER 20              The Dix Hills Garden Club presents a Standard Flower Show 'The Gold Coast Revisited' 
                                          The Gatsby Era at the Woodbury Country Club, 884 Jericho Turnpike, Woodbury, NY  11797
                                          12 pm - 3 pm.  Free and Open to the Public.   For more info contact Nancy at 631 271-8068.

SEPTEMBER 20               The Dix Hills Garden Club presents a Full 3-course luncheon, beginning with crudite'
                                           (wine, soft drinks, coffee/tea included), in conjunction with their  Standard Flower Show
                                           (listed above). Entertainment by singer Tony Della. Doors open at 11 am, raffles, 50/50, 
                                           sweets and treats table. Tickets $45. For additional information call Nancy at 631 271-8068 or
                                           Christine at 631 678-3211.     

SEPTEMBER 24              Second District Board Meeting, West Islip Public Library 3 Higbie Lane, West Islip, NY 11795 

SEPTEMBER 26              Asharoken Garden Club presents 'Sunflower Luncheon and Raffle' 11 am - 3 pm at The Larkfield
                                         507 Larkfield Road, East Northport, NY 11731 with floral design by Randy Statham, Propieter
                                         Scarsella's Florist, Laurel Hollow. Cost $50. For info contact Pamela Pierce at 631 261-1899. 


OCTOBER 3                     Judges Council Flower Show 'Plein Air to Parlor' 1 pm - 4 pm
                                          Bayard Cutting Arboretum, Great River, NY    

OCTOBER 15                   Second District Meeting and Luncheon (NEW LOCATION) Milleridge Inn, 585 N. Broadway, Jericho 

OCTOBER 17 -18             NGC Gardening School Course 3  Bayard Cutting Arboretum, 440 Montauk Highway, 
                                          Great River New York 11739.


NOVEMBER 7                  Fort Neck Garden Club Fall Fundraiser "Arrangements for the Harvest Table" designs created by 
                                          Marion Romeo, at the Bar Harbor Library, 40 Harbor Lane, Massapequa Park. Buffet Lunch,
                                          homemade desserts, raffles and more. $20 members, $25 non members. Checks payable to 
                                          Irene Wool 132 Southgate Circle, Massapequa Park, NY 11762. Reservations required by 
                                          October 23 - space is limited. For additional info call Irene 516 799-0114 or Lauren 516 795-7745.

NOVEMBER 13                Design Workshop, Montfort Missionaries, Bay Shore, NY 

NOVEMBER 14                Sumpwams Garden Club presents its Anniversary Luncheon  62 years "The Magic of Flowers" 
                                          at Captain Bill's  122 Ocean Avenue Bay Shore, NY 11706.  Guest Speaker is Christine Saroka, 
                                          Floral Designer from the Bayport Flower House.  $45 door opens at 11 am, speaker demonstration
                                          begins at 12 pm and lunch served at 1 pm. Checks payable to Sumpwams Garden Club. Call
                                          Kitty Graziano at 631 842-3167. Deadline is 11/09/18 no refunds after deadline. 


DECEMBER 6                  The Bay Shore Garden Club presents   "A Holiday to Remember"  at the Southward Ho Country
                                          Club, Bay Shore, NY.  Boutique starts at 10 am, the designer presentation is at 11 am, and 
                                          lunch to follow.  Cost is $50. Contact Peggy Elliott at 631-666-7437 by November 30th. 

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