About

Clermont Garden Club, Inc.

Member of

The National Garden Club, Inc., Deep South Region, &

The Florida Federation of Garden Clubs, Inc., District VII

 

Club Flower

Red Hibiscus

Club Colors

Red and Green

Objectives

  • To stimulate a knowledge and love of gardening and the artistic use of plant material.
  • To aid in the protection of natural resources.
  • To foster, encourage, promote and develop civic beautification in the City of Clermont and on public highways and roads entering the City of Clermont.

  Clermont Garden Club meets 9 times a year.  The General Meetings are held on the 3rd Wednesday of the month from September through May at 849 West Avenue, Clermont, Florida 34711.   Meetings start at 10:00 A.M.

 Clermont Garden Club became a 501 c 3 in 2015.

Groups Supported:

Wekiva Youth Camp, a residential nature camp for 3rd to 8th grade sponsored by the Florida Federation of Garden Clubs.

SEEK (Save the Earth’s Environment through Knowledge), a conference for students entering 10th, 11th, & 12th grades, sponsored by the Florida Federation of Garden Clubs.

ECHO (Educational Concerns for Hunger Organization) is a global Christian organization that equips people with agricultural resources and skills to reduce hunger and improve the lives of the poor.

Youth Gardening to encourage our youth to be involved in gardening and protecting the environment through various projects.

Club Activities Include:

Conducting educational programs, related to gardening, for the public.

Speakers, at our general meetings every 3rd Wednesday of the month, discussing such topics as water conservation, growing native plants, the art of bonsai, flower arrangement, attracting birds and butterflies to your garden to name a few.

Going on field trips to plant nurseries and other appropriate places.

Annual Garden Walk, an up close and personal view of local residential gardens.

Yard of the Month, a celebration of a local residential garden each month.

Fund Raisers to support Wekiva Youth Camp, SEEK, & ECHO.

By-Laws

A copy of Clermont Garden Club’s by-laws can be found here:  By-Laws

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Clermont Garden Club Prayer

Dear Father,

Thank you for this glorious day that we are able to join together for your glory.

Please give us strength and knowledge and inspire us to do your work, in the name of your son, Jesus Christ.
Amen

Debra Smidt
President

Contact 

For Rental Information,  please,  contact Debra Smidt, debrajsmidt@gmail.com and ElaineHogan, laniehogan@yahoo.com.

For Membership Information,  please contact Elaine Hogan  laniehogan@yahoo.com  and Cecile Daniels    cecilessweets@yahoo.com.

 

Our Location
849 West Avenue
Clermont, Florida