CALENDAR



**Second District, FGCNYS, CAR, and NGC events are noted in red. **
                                                  **  Individual Garden Club events are noted in black.**
                                                                                                                  
                                                                                              
2017

​JUNE 2017

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 2017

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.

AUGUST 2017


SEPTEMBER 2017 

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
                                        631 261-1899. 


OCTOBER 2017

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 2017  

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 2017

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.


 2018 

JANUARY 2018

FEBRUARY 2018

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


MARCH 2018

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


APRIL 2018

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 2018   
   
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 2018  

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.


JULY 2018

AUGUST 2018


SEPTEMBER 2018

SEPTEMBER 11  -  13    FGCNYS Fall Board Meeting   

SEPTEMBER 24              Second District Board Meeting, Location TBA        


OCTOBER 2018

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


NOVEMBER 2018


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


                Second District