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  • March 26, 2021

    The WPGC general meeting has been moved from online to in-person outdoors at the Mead Botanical Gardens Pavilion located at 1300 S. Denning Drive, Winter Park, FL 32789 on Wednesday, April 14th at 10:00am Program: YouTube “Summer Leafy Greens for Florida Gardening” This horticulture. Your health and safety are always our top priorities as in-person […]

  • March 23, 2021

    The Winter Park Garden Club (WPGC) had extended an invitation to the members of the Orlando Garden Club (OGC) to join with us on April 8, 2021 from 1:00 PM until 3:00 PM for an afternoon of activity in an open air pavilion in Mead Garden. Extenuating circumstances, beyond our control, have forced us to […]

  • March 10, 2021
    When we finish a bottle of pills or have leftover or expired medicine, disposing of them is more important than you may think. To help you manage the process, I’ve outlined the recommended disposal methods: Practically all over-the-counter pill bottles are made with #1 polyethylene terephthalate plastic (PET or PETE) or #2 high-density polyethylene plastic-- [...]
  • February 9, 2021

    “GROW” is the latest movie by Dutch filmmaker Daan Roosegaarde, best-known for his projects that merge technology and art in urban environments. He is the current Artist-in-Residence at Rabobank, the Dutch banking and financial services firm that specializes in food and agriculture financing and sustainability-oriented banking. “GROW” vividly showcases the pioneering photobiology technology currently being […]

  • January 20, 2021

    The National Forest Foundation, chartered by Congress, engages Americans in community-based and national programs that promote the health and public enjoyment of the 193-million-acre National Forest System and administers private gifts of funds and land for the benefit of the National Forests. One Trillion Trees Interagency Council, co-chaired by USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue and DOI Secretary […]

  • January 13, 2021

    Happy New Year! While 2020 may not have been the worst year in history, few can call it good. In addition to introducing the coronavirus pandemic, which infected 89 million people and killed 1.92 million, last year delivered an unprecedented 30 hurricanes, which caused over $51 billion in damages, and wildfires that destroyed 4.2 million […]

  • October 4, 2020

    With restaurants, hotels, and schools either closed or functioning at limited capacity due to the coronavirus pandemic, farmers across the nation are left with hundreds of millions of pounds of surplus food they have no choice but to destroy.  According to the New York Times, nearly four million gallons of milk are being poured into […]

  • September 10, 2020

    Here are three flower designs that member Emily did for a program at the Crosby Wellness Center.

  • August 2, 2020

    Welcome to our 2020-2021 garden club year! Thanks to Covid-19, our theme this year will be “Gardening Alone/Together.” The officers of our club were all installed facing new challenges and having to plan for a garden club year like none before while dealing with a pandemic. Taking cues from many other groups and clubs, we […]

2020 – 2021 Theme “Gardening Alone/Together”