June  22-25,2017 Newport flower show club and individual entries

Portsmouth Garden Club entry in the Newport Flower Show "Fete Des Fleurs". Club Growing Team- Sue spring, Linda Kirkpatrick and  painting by member Wanda Coderre.

                                                              Photos by Janice

 

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Individual winners First Place  Blue ribbons- Lynne DaRos and Kathy Kocon,  Second place  Red Ribbons -Lynne DaRos, Kathy Kocon, Roberta Stevens, Third -Yellow Ribbons Second Place and White Ribbons, Lynne DaRos and Kathy Kocon. Samples of winning entries below.

                                                                Photos by Bobbie

A few before ribbons applied

                           Photos by Janice

 

UPCOMING MEMBER Monthly Meeting Date (September - June)  2017-8                 

Speaker / Topic / Location

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December 5, 2017
Boxwood Topiary workshop at Island Garden Shop

6:00 p.m.

Contact member Rochelle for cost

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December 13, 2017 Annual Christmas Luncheon-

Johnny's at the Atlantic Resort, Newport

12:00 Cocktails

12:20 Luncheon

$35

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January 10, 2018

Member Linda Kirkpatrick,  club coordinator, Our Federation Flower Show in May

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January 22-26, 2017

Project purple - Drug Prevention Awareness

 

Decorate Legion Park with purple bows

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February 9, 2018

Valentine Flower arranging with Atria residents

Coordinator Lynne DaRos

10:00 a.m.

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February 14, 2018

Valentine flower arrangement, co-sponsored with the Portsmouth Free Public Library, with grades 3 and up

4:30-5:30 Limited enrollment at 10

Coordinator Roberta Stevens and Miss Nicole

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February 14, 2017

Portsmouth garden club member panel

Coordinator and topic to be determined

Atria Aquidneck Place 2:00

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March 14, 2017

Member Janet Nolan,

Ph.D, History

 

"The Family Tree: Same Roots, Different Flowers"

 

Atria Aquidneck Place

2:00

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April, 11, 2018

Neil Sanders

Garden plotted Mystery writer

Open to the public at 6:00

Portsmouth Free Public Library

5:30 meeting

6:00 speaker

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