Melbourne Garden Club Programs & Events

Our meetings are held from September to May on the 1st Friday of each month at 9:30 am, at the Eau Gallie Public Library at 1521 Pineapple Ave.  Light refreshments are served and guests are welcome.

***Until further notice due to COVID-19, we will be using Zoom for our general meetings. Please check back often for updates. If you would like to attend our Zoom meeting, please contact our President for an invite. 

Program Itinerary for 2020-2021:
September 04 “A Gardener’s Tutorial”
Melbourne Garden Club Members

October 02 “Native Butterfly Flowers”
Timothy Harrison & Anna Hutson, Owners

November 02 South Brevard Garden Club Assn
MGC Host
Program: Sea Turtle Conservation

November 06 “Gardening Tool Maintenance”
Paul Merry

December 04 MGC Holiday Luncheon

January 08 Growing Veggies in Space
Trent Smith, VEGGIE Program
NASA STEM Stars – invited

February 05 AUCTION
MGC’s Annual Fundraiser
At least 5 wonderful items!

March 05 Principles of Container Gardening
“Thriller, Filler and Spiller” by Elfrieda Tullar

April 02 Florida Gardening –My Shepherds Ctr
“Summertime Favorites” by Jane Mandeville

May 07 End of the Year Luncheon

OTHER EVENTS:
Workshop:

Saturday, Nov. 14th & 21st
“Creating with Shards” At Kathryn’s

You will cover your own costs, shards will be provided but you can add glass beads or other treasures, as desired. Details later.A shard is a broken piece of china, glass, ceramic, etc. We will each make one item, e.g. bird bath, flower pot, picture frame, light switch, stepping stone, or your idea.

Field Trips:

To be held monthly, Tuesday morning following MGC meeting.
09/08 Rockledge Gardens, lunch out
10/06 Turkey Creek Sanctuary, box lunch
11/10 Valkeria Gardens, lunch out
Dates 12/08, 01/12, 02/09; 03/09 & 04/06 – locations to be announced in November.