Calendar

2019 Calendar

September 2019

  • September 23 – 29  –  Standard Flower Show at the DeKalb County Agriculture Fair Building at 17th Street NE, Fort Payne.  The Flower Show title is “Oh, the Places You’ll Go” and is free with admission to the Fair. Gates are open @ 5 p.m. Mon-Fri and @10 a.m. Saturday. The Flower Show is presented by the NE AL Federation of Garden Clubs.

 

October 2019

Montgomery Flower Show Botanical Art Photography Division –  Photography Flower Show Flyer 2019 –  
Photo Exhibit Rules  –  2019_Bot_Art_Photo Rules
Adult Photo Registration  –  2019_Bot_Art_Photo_Adult_Registration Form
Youth Photo Registration  –  2019 Bot_Art_Photo_Youth_Registration Form

  • October 14, 2019  –  District IV Fall Meeting (9:00 a.m. at Mount Olive Church Auditorium, 13303 Mount Olive Rd., Coker)
  • October 15, 2019  –  District III Fall Meeting (9:30 a.m. at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, 2612 Lane Park Rd., Birmingham)
  • October 16, 2019  –  District II Fall Meeting (9:00 a.m. at DeSoto Country Club, 502 Crystal Lake Dr., Fort Payne)
  • October 17, 2019  –  District I Fall Meeting (9:30 a.m. at the Valley Hills Country Club, 8300 Valley Hill Dr. SE, Huntsville)  click here for flyer and registration form
  • October 21, 2019  –  District VIII Fall Meeting (9:30 a.m. at the Coastal Arts Center, 26389 Canal Rd., Orange Beach, AL)  click here for flyer and registration form
  • October 22, 2019  –  District VII Fall Meeting (9:00 a.m. at Lake Point State Park, 104 Lakepoint Dr., Hwy 431 North, Eufaula)
  • October 24, 2019  –  District VI Fall Meeting (9:00 a.m. at Dei Center at Luverne Methodist Church, 88 East 1st St., Luverne)
  • October 23, 2019  –  District V Fall Meeting (9:00 a.m. at Wedowee United Methodist Church, 116 West Broad St. [Hwy 48], Wedowee)

November 2019

  • November 8  –  North End Council’s Fall Luncheon @ Gardendale Civic Center 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.  [contact Patsy Adams at 205-647-9372]
  • November  20-21, 2019   –   NGC Landscape Design School, Course II, Rome GA

 

December 2019

  • December 6, 2019  –  Every Light a Prayer for Peace, Montgomery, AL  (details coming soon)
  • December 11 (Wed.)  –  District III Flower Show @ Birmingham Botanical Gardens titled “Sounds of Christmas”. [contact Gwen Kelley at 205-902-9350 or 205-631-9993 or email

2020 Calendar

January 2020

  • January 16, 2020 (Thursday)  –  GCA Winter Board Meeting @ Birmingham Botanical Gardens, 9:00 a.m.

 

May 2020

  • May 7, 8 (Thur & Fri)  – North End Council of Garden Clubs of District III hosts a standard flower show at the Gardendale Civic Center titled” Adventures in Wonderland” [contact Judy Burton 205-631-2895 or 205-240-4617]

Deadlines

June 1, 2019
Deadline for entries and ads for Summer/Fall Hortensia – Hortensia Ads

November 1, 2019
Deadline for entries and ads for Winter Hortensia – Hortensia Ads

November 15, 2019
• District and GCA Award applications due to  appropriate committee chairman.  Note exceptions in description.
• Award of Honor Nomination to Chairman, Dot Mapes

December 1, 2019
• GCA Poetry entries to Youth Chairman:  Debbie Roberts
• GCA Essay entries to Youth – High School Chairman:  Debbie Roberts

December 15, 2019
• State Chairmen submit 1st and 2nd Place Books of Evidence and list of all winners to GCA Awards Chairman, Linda Stephens

January 15, 2020
• Publicity Press Books to Chairman:  Bernice Epperson
• Every Light a Prayer for Peace books of evidence to chairman:  Frances Frengel
• Christmas Lights/Holiday Houses books of evidence to chairman:  Frances Frengel
• Smokey Bear/Woodsey Owl posters(local winners of one per grade) to chairman: Richlon Turner