Meetings & Programs

September 11 – 12, 2016

Garden Club of North Carolina Fall Board Meeting – Rocky Mount, North Carolina

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September 19 – 25, 2016

National Garden Club Fall Board Meeting – Portland, Maine

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September 27, 2016

Program: Centripetal Farm Mission in New Hanover County and How to Grow Vegetables in Winter
Presenter: Matt Collogan, Co-Owner of Centripetal Farms
Horticulture Theme: Late Summer Flowers Vegetables and Herbs
Note: Membership Dues are to be paid at this meeting. Active members $40, Associate Members $50, Emeritus – no dues
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October 12, 2016

District 11 Fall Meeting – Hosted by Harbor Island Garden Club – Wrightsville Beach, NC

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October 25, 2016

Program: Presentation of the 2015-2016 CFGC Grant Awards – Each recipient will receive their award and have a moment to speak to our membership.
Presenter: Sandra Kittinger, Grant Disbursement Chair
Horticulture Theme: Roses and Chrysanthemums

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November 15, 2016

Program: Holiday Arrangements with a Touch of Winter
Lecture and Demonstration – Presenter: Dana Cook – Owner, Julia’s Florist
Horticulture Theme: Camellias, Bulbs for Spring & Flowering Branches

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December 8, 2016

Christmas Tea
Holiday arrangements by the Flower Arranging Committee

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January 24, 2017

Program:  : Winter Gardening in the Cape Fear
Presenter: Sarah Anderson, – Owner, Joyscapes
Horticulture Theme: Camellias and Early Bulbs

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February 28, 2017

Program: Master Plan for New Hanover County Parks
Presenter: Tara Duckworth – Director, New Hanover County Parks
Horticulture Theme: Camellias, Spring Bulbs & Flowering Branches

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March 17, 2017

North Carolina Arbor Day

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March 26-28 2017

South Atlantic Region Annual Meeting
Greenbrier Resort – White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia
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March 28 2017

Program: Sowing Seeds for Future Generations
Presenter: Darene Honeycutt – Youth Awards Chair, Garden Club of North Carolina
Horticulture Theme: Tulips, Daffodils & Flowering Shrubs

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April 2, 2017 2 – 4PM (Belle Committee Only)

Azalea Garden Tour Mary Lou McEachern Belle Tea

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April 7 – 9, 2017

Cape Fear Garden Club Azalea Garden Tour©

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April 9 – 11, 2017

Garden Club of North Carolina Annual Convention – Greensboro, NC

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April 20, 2017

Azalea Garden Tour Garden Owner’s Appreciation Luncheon

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April 25, 2017

Program: Cape Fear Garden Club Azalea Garden Tour 2017
Power Point Presentation – Presenter: Caroline Butler, Tour Chair and the Photography Committee.
Horticulture Theme: Azaleas and Spring Bulbs

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May 16, 2017

May Luncheon and Installation of 2017-2018 Club Officers
Table Arrangements: CFGC Flower Arranging Committee

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May 16 – 21, 2017

National Garden Club Annual Convention – Richmond, Virginia

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May 21, 2017 2:00-6:00 PM (Boarding 1:30PM)

Battery Island/Birds of the Lower Cape Fear Cruise

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June 4 – 10, 2016

National Garden Week

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Upcoming Events

  • February 25, 2017, 10 - 5, 67th Annual Tidewater Camellia Club Show at the Arboretum
    Check website Tidewater Camellia for more details.
  • February 28, 2017
    General Meeting
  • March 17, 2017
    North Carolina Arbor Day
  • March 22, 2017
    New Member Orientation
  • March 26-28th, 2017
    South Atlantic Regional Meeting (SAR) - Greenbrier Resort, White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia
  • April 7th - 9th, 2017
    CFGC Azalea Garden Tour "Beautiful Madness" Click here for more details.
  • May 21, 2017, 2 - 6PM, CFGC Bird Islands Cruise
    Click here for more details.
  • February 11, 2025
    Our Centennial