February 2019

Reminiscences of Portsmouth Garden Club 85 years. Floral design by Linda.

                                      photos by Deb, Barbara and Janice G.

Program- State and Town commendations of 85 years to club President Roberta Stevens and Vice Presidents Rochelle Kieron and Noreen Kissell. Reading of program notes from Millie Libby to celebrate then 40 years in 1974 . Slides of our history and service to the town since then by Rochelle and Carolyn. Surprise announcement that Annette recipient of National award, Presenters, Senator  James Seveney for the state and  Jennifer West, Town clerk for the town council.

 

Read from

Blakely Szosz, President of the RIFGC

It gives me great pleasure to tell you that Annette Jarvis, a member of the Rhode Island Federation of Garden Clubs, is this year’s winner of the NGC’s Member Award of Honor from the New England Garden Clubs!  I hope you’ll pass on the good news to Annette and the members of the Portsmouth Garden Club.

 

 

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Meetings are held monthly at the Library for club members and guests. _________________

September 14, 2022

WELCOME BACK MEMBERS

12:30 PortsmouthFree Public Library

Bring a "Veggie" recipe

to share (10 copies) and

Celebarting the club winning the  Newport Flower Show Horticulture Award

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October 12, 2022

12:30 at the  Portsmouth Friends Meeting House

Topic The Quakers in Portsmouth by Pastor Rick Lauder

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November 9. 2022

12:30 Portsmouth Free Public Library

URI Master Gardener

Topic Holiday Plants

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November 19, 2022

Portsmouth Free Public Library

125 Anniversary Fundraiser with Garden Club seasonal decorations

7-9 p.m.

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December, 2022

Portsmouth Free Public Library  11-1

Workshop to make town wreaths

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December 2022

Christmas Luncheon

TBA

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