Adopt-A-Park (Parks, Greenways, & Trails)
Birds, Bees, & Butterflies
Bartram Trail Markers
Blue Star Memorial Markers
Coral Reef Restoration
Habitat for Humanity Landscape Project
Trees, Reforestation, Forest Education
Wekiva Youth Camp and Critter Camp
Youth Programs - Junior and Intermediate Gardeners
Florida Federation of Garden Clubs, Inc.
Where Gardeners Gather to Share, Learn, Create, and Enjoy. To further the education of the members and the public in the fields of gardening, horticulture, botany, floral design, landscape design, environmental awareness through the conservation of the natural resources, civic beautification, nature studies, and to instill in our youth the love of gardening and the respect and protection of the environment.
Seek: Chair for the Garden Club of DeLand: Barbara Fiano
Wekiva: Chair for the Garden Club of DeLand: Elaine Waidelich
Links to Informational Sites of interest * Informational Documents
National Garden Club:www.gardenclub.org
Connect with Gardeners around the Globe Listed below are projects available to Garden Clubs to be involved in. Visit the NGC webstie for more information.
Service In Action
Crown Bees BeeGAP
The Frightened Frog
Bee a Wildlife Action Hero
Leap Into Leadership
The Million Pollinator Garden Challenge
AMES Garden Tools
Blue Star Memorials
US Botanic Butterfly Garden
Ecology Warriors Workbook
National Garden Week
Plant It Pink
Sage & Roses
Spring Planting for Butterflies
Habitat for Humanity
Global Partners Running Waters
"As garden clubs and as individuals we should be aware of the issues facing our water supply - not just locally, but nationwide and worldwide - and taking steps to make a difference by making wise choices in the conservation and protection of our water resources - blue gold.
Your Florida Backyard: www.yourfloridabackyard.com
Plant based education: www.gardeningwithkids.org
Cultivation of gardens: the science, skill, or occupation of cultivating plants, especially flowers, fruit, and vegetables, in gardens or greenhouses.
Raising Money for Wekiva through Labels for Education Program.
Garden Club of DeLand 865 South Alabama Avenue * DeLand, FL 32724 * 386-624-6960
University of Florida’s gardening website: http://gardeningsolutions.ifas.ufl.edu/giam/
Creative Floral Arrangers of the Americas, Inc., is a member-supported, non-profit organization, founded in 1998. The organization and its members are dedicated to the continuation of the study and expansion of the creative art of flower arranging. CFAA stresses unity through sharing, with the aim of a having a lively exchange of ideas, tips and techniques. Members come together for a fun-filled time of sharing with those of like-minded interests.
Seminar The annual Seminar, limited to members, is held annually in Orlando, Florida. The event is a fantastic experience for floral designers, whether novice or advanced. Attendees are treated to Workshops, trend-setting Programs, a display of designs by members, and commercial sales of design materials, containers and mechanics. Our commercial Vendors offer wide-ranging products and essentials for the avid designer. Membership in CFAA costs $35 annually; members are eligible to attend the Seminar and to receive two issues each year of the news magazine Design Dimensions.
Florida Gardening: www.floridagardening.org
Learn about Florida native plants: www.fnps.org
Kids gardening information: www.kids.gardening.org
Floral Design: the art of using plant materials to create a pleasing and balanced composition.