The Ukiah Garden Club, Inc., was established to:
The Ukiah Garden Club was established
The Ukiah Garden Club is a member of the California Garden Clubs, Inc. (CGCI), the largest nonprofit gardening organization in the state with an affiliation of over 250 garden clubs and plant societies.† CGCI represents over 19,000 members.† It is also affiliated with the National Council of State Garden Clubs.
CGCI sponsors courses in horticulture, environmental
education, gardening, flower arranging and landscape design.† For a complete list of events, classes,
seminars and other interesting information go on line at www.californiagardenclubs.org.† Information is also available in your
bi-monthly issue of
General Membership Meetings are held the second Wednesday of the month from September to May.† Evening/night meetings are held the 3rd Monday of the month from September to May.†
Board Meetings are held the First Wednesday of the month all year at
All club meetings are held at the Club House unless otherwise announced.
A successful club is dependent on the participation of its members.† The more you join in, the more fun you will have.† Some members need encouragement to get involved, thus it is required that:
Membership dues are due and payable in advance for the
period July 1st to June 30th.† Please bring your dues to a meeting or
send to the Ukiah Garden Club, Financial Secretary at
Regular member dues†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† $25.00
Couples (family) or Associate dues ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† $35.00
Beautification:† The club is
sponsoring freeway wildflower plantings, concentrating on the Hwy. 101 Perkins
Garden Tour:† A fun yet educational time for the public to view a group of outstanding local gardens.† Date:† May 17, 2008.
Spring plant sale: †The club offers plants to the community
which come out of memberís gardens and are sure to grow in our community.† Members are on hand to answer questions. ††Date:†
April 14, 2012.† Location:†
Summer Excursions:† Once a month, one day field trips to nurseries or gardens are planned during the summer.† Members usually meet at the club house and car pool.† Call chairman Sandy Spencer with any ideas you have for trips or places you would like to visit.
Educational Programs:† The club services members and the public through demonstrations, programs and classes on gardening and conservation.
Horticulture Department Program with
Library Contribution:† Members place flowers and plants in the library.
Penny Pines:† Membersí penny contributions are used to plant pines in State and National Forests.
Scholarship Fund:† The club awards a $500 scholarship each year to a student pursuing a degree in Horticulture or a related field.