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


JANUARY 10                    Trumpet Vine Deadline  


FEBRUARY 25                  Second District Board Meeting and Luncheon, Red Bar and Restaurant, Huntington, 10:30 am

MARCH 2019

MARCH  18                        Presidents Council, LI Children's Museum, 11 Davis Ave. Garden City, 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
                                            "A Breath of Spring" Program: Herbicides and Our Environment by John Polente and 
                                            Spring Floral Designs by Vivian Cimmino. Special Guest FGCNYS President Monica Hansen.

MARCH 25                         District Executive Board Meeting of Officers and Section Chairmen only, West Islip     
                                            Library, West Islip,  10:30 am

 APRIL 2019 

APRIL 10                            Deadline for the 'Long Island Gardener'

APRIL 22                            EARTH DAY

APRIL 22                            Second District Board Meeting, West Islip Library, West Islip,  10:30 am

APRIL 24                            Design Workshop, Mercer School of Theology, Garden City, 10 am

APRIL 24 - 25                     Gardening School, Bayard Cutting Arboretum, Great River, NY

APRIL 26                            ARBOR DAY NYS

APRIL 30 - MAY 5              NGC Installation Convention, Beau Rivage Resort and Casino, Biloxi, MS.  

MAY 2019

MAY 5 - 11                           National Wildflower Week

MAY 14                                The Douglaston Garden Club presents a Flower Show 'Tea Time' at the Community Church of
                                             Douglaston 39-50 Douglaston Parkway Douglaston, NY 1 pm to 4 pm. 

MAY 17 - 18                         The Bay Shore Garden Club presents a Standard Flower Show 'Bay Shore-Brightwaters'
                                             Treasures from the Past' Friday May 17  2:00 pm - 5:30 pm and Saturday May 18  10 am - 4:30 pm 
                                             at the Bay Shore Brightwaters Library, 1 South Country Road, Brightwaters, NY 11718.
                                             Free admission.                                                                               

MAY 19 - 21                         FGCNYS Annual Meeting, Hyatt Regency Long Island, Hauppauge

MAY 29                                Judges Council, Bayard Cutting Arboretum, Great River,  10:30 am 

JUNE 2019

JUNE 2 - 8                           NATIONAL GARDEN WEEK  

JUNE 6 - 7                           The Nathan Hale Garden Club presents a Flower Show "Paris in Bloom" at the Old First
                                              Presbyterian Church  125 Main Street Huntington, NY. on Thursday 1:30 pm - 7 pm and
                                              Friday 10 am - 3 pm. 

JUNE 24                              Second District Board Meeting, location TBA, 10:30 am  

JULY 2019 

JULY 10                                Deadline for the Long Island Gardener

JULY 18                                The Moriches Bay Garden Club presents a summer Luncheon "A Pocketful of Posies" at the 
                                              Rock Hill Country Club, 105 Clancy Road Manorville, NY 11949  11 am - 3 pm, cost $40.
                                              Contact Betty Lemyre  631 878-6115. Checks payable to Moriches Bay GC, BOX 285, 
                                              Center Moriches, NY  11934 by July 1.          



SEPTEMBER 12-13            The Centerport Garden Club presents 'Summer Magic: A Standard Flower Show' at the
                                             Harborfields Public Library, 31 Broadway, Greenlawn, NY. Thursday, Sept. 12  1 pm to 8 pm
                                             and Friday, Sept 13 10 am - 4 pm. The public is cordially invited, donation $5, children free.  

SEPTEMBER 18                  The Asharoken Garden Club presents its 95th Anniversary Luncheon 'La Vie en Rose'
                                              at The Larkfield, 507 Larkfield Road, East Northport, NY  11731. Doors open at 11 AM for
                                              hor d'oeuvres and Raffle Sales. Luncheon at 1 PM $50 per person. Checks payable to
                                              Asharoken Garden Club, 256 Asharoken Avenue, Northport, NY 11768. Contact Pamela Pierce at
                                              (631)  261-1899 or                                              

SEPTEMBER 18-20             NGC Fall Board Meeting, St. Louis, MO. 

SEPTEMBER 21                  Second District Flower Show 'A Social Whirl',  Brecknock Hall, Greenport, 9 am - 4 pm 

SEPTEMBER 23                  Second District Board Meeting, West Islip Public Library, West Islip,  10:30 am  

SEPTEMBER 25                  The Dix Hills Garden Club Annual Fundraiser Luncheon at The Fox Hollow 11 am - 3pm
                                              3 course meal $48. See full flyer information through website homepage.        


OCTOBER 2                         Judges Council, Bayard Cutting Arboretum, Great River,  10:30 am

OCTOBER 10                       Deadline for the Long Island Gardener

OCTOBER 17                       District Design Workshop, Community Church of Garden City, 10:30 am

OCTOBER 24-25                  CAR-SGC Conference, Arlington, VA.

OCTOBER 25-26                  NCAGC Symposium, Arlington, VA.

OCTOBER 28                       District Leadership Conference, Old Bethpage Village Welcome Center, 10 am - 3 pm


NOVEMBER 6                      Fort Neck Garden Club Fall Fundraiser  'The Autumn Palette' at the Bar Harbor Library, 
                                              40 Harbor Lane, Massapequa Park at 12 noon. $20 members, $25 non-members. 
                                              See full flyer information through website homepage. Contact info 516 795-7745.  

NOVEMBER 14                    The Olde Towne Garden Club Annual Luncheon "Glittering Stars" at the Vineyard Caterers,
                                              Aquebogue, N.Y.  opens at 10:30 am cost $45. Contact Marlene O'Halloran 631 725-9083.

NOVEMBER 18                    Second District Board Meeting, West Islip Library, 10:30 am.


DECEMBER 5                      The Bay Shore Garden Club presents a Holiday Luncheon 'A Great South Bay Holiday'
                                              at the Southward Ho Country Club 601 West Montauk Highway Bay Shore. Cost is $50.
                                              Speaker is Theresa Colucci of Meadow Crest Florist, Gardiner N.Y. Contact Maureen Dean
                                              at 631 665-6783 by November 15.   
                Second District