Blog

  • January 9, 2020

    The City Commission will be voting on the Orange Avenue Overlay (OAO), the proposed plan to rezone 75 acres along Orange Avenue in Winter Park (including 14 residential properties) to mixed-used on Monday, January 13, 2020 at 5:00 pm at City Hall. All City of Winter Park residents are welcome to attend if you would […]

  • January 8, 2020

    Mark your calendars. Our big annual fundraiser is on Wednesday, February 26th at 9:30 am to 3:00 pm. Reserve your table now. We had so much fun last year. This is the event you don’t want to miss. All proceeds will benefit many community endeavors such as The City of Winter Park Urban Forestry, Edible […]

  • December 11, 2019

    Emily gave a wonderful presentation at the general meeting of several 5-min designs for the holidays. It was quite impressive. What else was impressive was the amount of toys our club collected to give to the Winter Park Day Nursery. Thank you so much to all the members that donated this year to our toy […]

  • December 2, 2019

    We will be collecting, toys, gift cards or cash for the Children at the Winter Park Day Nursery at our next general meeting on Wednesday, December 11th at 12:00 pm. We would also appreciate an ornament for the Christmas Tree that we will be donating to a family at the Day Nursery. Please bring your […]

  • November 13, 2019

    Did you know the inside of your home is three times more polluted than the outdoors? Surprisingly, one of the main reasons for this problem is the very products we use to keep it clean. Why? Cleaning agents are full of toxic chemicals that not only harm us, but our environment and freshwater resources. For […]

  • November 8, 2019

    At our November General Meeting on November 13th, we will be collecting donations of food (instant meals, pasta, cereals, instant potatoes, canned foods, etc.) and gift cards and cash or checks for the Winter Park Day Nursery. If you would like to donate please bring your items with you to the General Meeting. All donations […]

  • October 26, 2019

    Come out and see us at the Growvember Fall Plant Sale! Stop by and say hello at our table. We look forward to seeing you.

  • September 9, 2019

    For years, China purchased 70% of the world’s recyclables and repurposed them for profit.  Put another way, they accepted seven million tons of recyclables annually, 700,000 tons from the US alone.  However, in January of 2019 they reduced the amount of imported recyclables to less than one percent of the amount they took in 2016 […]

  • August 26, 2019

    “Gardening – to Sustain and Beautify Our World” Dear Winter Park Garden Club Members, Welcome to the 2019-2020 Garden Club year, our ninety-eighth year! It will be an exciting time as we work with the City to “Keep Winter Park Beautiful”, address environmental initiatives, have programs to increase our personal knowledge of gardening, and plan […]

  • February 28, 2019

    Games Day 2019 was a success!  It was a full house this year with over 100 attendees.  We kicked off the day with breakfast and mimosas, played our favorite games including bridge, scrabble and cards, enjoyed lunch with our friends, and some very lucky winners went home with some great gifts from our sponsors.  All […]

2020 – 2021 Theme “Gardening Alone/Together”