Events & Deadlines


The Garden Club of Alabama Summer Board Meeting

click the following for info:  Summer Board Meeting 
August 28, 2018

Bass Pro Shop, Islamorada Fish Company
2553 Bass Pro Blvd.
Prattville, AL 36066


Deep South Garden Clubs, Inc.
Annual Convention

March 11-13, 2019
Gekyll Island, Georgia

The Garden Club of Alabama
87th Annual Convention

“Spring Gateway”

April 7 – 9, 2019
Hyatt Regency
The Wynfrey Hotel
1000 Riverchase Galleria
Birmingham, Alabama 35244

National Garden Club, Inc.
Annual Convention

April 29 – May 2, 2019
Beau Rivage Resort and Casino
Biloxi, Mississippi


November 1, 2018
Deadline for entries and ads for Winter Hortensia – Hortensia Ads

November 15, 2018
• District and GCA Award applications due to  appropriate committee chairman.  Note exceptions in description.
• Award of Honor Nomination to Chairman, Dot Mapes

December 1, 2017
• GCA Poetry entries to Youth Chairman:  Debbie Roberts
• GCA Essay entries to Youth – High School Chairman:  Debbie Roberts

December 15, 2017
• State Chairmen submit 1st and 2nd Place Books of Evidence and list of all winners to GCA Awards Chairman, Linda Stephens

First week in January, 2018
• State Awards Committee meets

January 15, 2018
• 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