National Garden Clubs, Inc., Central Region
Michigan Garden Clubs, Inc., District V
Welcome to the Charlevoix Area Garden Club
The Mission of the club shall be to beautify the home and community, to cultivate a love and knowledge of trees, plants and flowers; and to foster friendship among its members.
The Garden Club is planning several events for this summer. Please read about our events, and hopefully, we will see you this summer. Watch this website “Events” for updates.
Annual Spring Plant Sale - At Ferry Beach
May 28th 8:30 a.m.
Plants grown in this area are dug from our members’ and friends’ gardens. Through the plant sale, plants find new homes to further beautify our area. We hope to see you at Ferry Beach on Saturday, May 28th. Come early for best selections. 224 Ferry Beach Ave., near Stover Road.
Biennial Luncheon - Castle Farms
July 13th 11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
The theme for this summer’s luncheon is “Come to an Enchanted Garden Party,” featuring decorated tables, a silent auction, food provided by the Weathervane Restaurant, and a cash wine bar. We are pleased to announce that Jan Coppola Bills will be back by popular demand as speaker, and will give a presentation themed, “How to Transform Your Garden into a Magical Wonderland.” We will exchange gardening ideas, see the latest gardening tools, bid on garden enhancements, and enjoy the beautiful music of Ukrainian violinist Iuliia Fetysenko. We hope to see you at the Castle for this eventful summer afternoon. Tickets are $50 and can be purchased by calling Joanne at 231-675-6050.
Annual Fall Bulb Sale
October 7th thru 9th
Downtown Charlevoix East Park
A variety of bulbs and garden tools are sold during Apple Fest. In addition to beautifying the community, members interact and offer information about gardening.
Ways & Means
Garden items are available at garden club events. Popular items include: Wilcox All Pro stainless steel trowels, Radius tools ( the ergonomic line ), Joyce Chen scissors, gloves for all garden tasks from $10-$25! We are constantly searching for the very best items for all gardeners.