The Fort Myers-Lee County Garden Council participates in a variety of regular council and community events.
The Garden Council stages a large Flower Showevery other year at local area attractions. This show is held in accordance to all NGC Standards.
Arbor Day is celebrated annually with a tree planting by members. In 2012, a coconut palm was installed at the historic Edison & Ford Winter Estates as a tribute to all Past Presidents of the Council.
Our annual Open House includes demonstrations, sales, informational booths from affiliate members, and tours.
Berne Davis Honorary Service Award
The Berne Davis Honorary Service Award honors a local leader’s commitment and service annually.
FFGC 2013 Convention
The Garden Council along with District IX of the FFGC hosted the FFGC 2013 Convention at the Sanibel Harbour Marriott Resort and Spa on April 29 and 30 with an early arrivals program the night of April 28, 2013. We hosted approximately 400 attendees. See photos from the event.
Other recent events include a bus trip to Epcot’s FFGC Flower Show, Art In Bloom with the Edison & Ford Winter Estates, Holiday Night at the Edison& Ford Winter Estates, and innumerable events held by member clubs and societies.