Clubs

Fiddlesticks Garden Club
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Meeting Times: 2nd Wednesday (October – April) 12:30 pm
Meeting Location: Glen Abby Clubhouse Meeting Room or Fiddlesticks Country Club Clubhouse
Contact Address: Janet Ray
8381 Glenfinnan Circle
Fort Myers, FL 33912
Mitzi Marckesano
8220 Glenfinnan Circle
Fort Myers, FL 33912

Phone Number: 239 250-3386 or 239 222-2818
Projects/Donations: Fort Myers – Lee County Garden Council and the
Berne Davis Botanical Garden,
Community Cooperative CCMI,
Lakes Park Enrichment Foundation,
The Bobby Davis Foundation
Annual Dues:

30

FFGC: No
Members (approx): 56
Garden Club of Cape Coral
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Description:

Our Garden Club is composed of members from all parts of the country. We bring a wealth of wisdom to share. The uniqueness of Florida’s diversity of plant life and growing climate is explored by those who have come to make this area a part of their lives with those who have always called this their home. We invite you to join with us in our growing to become environmentally conscious of the gifts of nature in Southwest Florida.

Meeting Times: 2nd Wednesday (September – May)
Hospitality 6:30 pm
Meetings 7:00 pm
Meeting Location: Kiwanis Club of Cape Coral, 360 Santa Barbara Blvd., Cape Coral
Contact Address: 1217 SW 2nd Ave.
Cape Coral, FL 33991
Phone Number: 860 402-7408
Projects/Donations: Marty Ward Merit Awards given to qualifying H.S. Students.Additional awards given to Island Coast HS for hydroponic gardes, Bella Verde Farm at CCHS, Diplomat Middle School Garden, Mariner Middle School for drip irrigation, Mariner High School for sensory garden, Trafalgar Middle school garden, Butterfly Garden at CC Library, Rose Garden at CC Historical Society, FFGC Camp Wekiva, FFGC S.E.E.K., Habitat for Humanity, Two members write a weekly Garden column for Breeze newspaper. Two members mentor to Trafalgar Middle School Builders Club Program. Pounds of food to the food bank each season.
Rotary Park Butterfly Garden. C.R.O.W. & FFGC STEP Program
Annual Dues:

30

Special Events: March 9, 2018 March in the Park – a plant sale with many vendors selling garden related items; informative speakers, food, music, raffles and a children’s corner. Jaycee Park on the river at the end of Beach Parkway – contact Judy Peltier, 558-8213 or Carolyn France, 424-8064
FFGC: Yes
Members (approx): 133
Garden Club of Lehigh Acres
Meeting Times: 2nd Monday (September – May) 7:00 pm
Meeting Location: Fountain Crest Senior Community Center
1230 Taylor Lane Ext
Lehigh Acres, FL 33936
Contact Address: George Duncan
1409 Thompson Ave.
Lehigh Acres, FL 33972
Phone Number: 239 440-3464
Projects/Donations: Lehigh Acres Community Services, Our Daily Bread Community Pantry, Vegetable garden for Veterans Park-Academy for the Arts, Community embellishment projects.
COMMUNITY PROJECT:
Beautification Landscape of Local Post Office
Annual Dues:

15/25

Special Events: Annual Community Plant Sale, December- Christmas Party, Strolling Flower Show,
Annual outing in May
FFGC: No
Members (approx): 27
Gardens of the World Internet Garden Club
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Description:

Online based garden club.

Gardens of the World promotes NGC goals and encourages world-wide appreciation of nature, botany and beauty.

Meeting Times: Year-around as needed, anytime.
Meeting Location: online
Contact Address: 10971 Ragsdale St.
Bonita Springs, FL 34135

Phone Number: 239 992-0113
Annual Dues:

25

FFGC: Yes
Members (approx): 15
Gulf Coast Garden Club
Description:

All who wish to learn more about growing in SW Florida using local botanical information for gardens and designs are welcome.

Meeting Times: 2nd Monday Monthly 9:00 am
Meeting Location: Unity Church of Bonita Springs
28285 Imperial Pkwy
Bonita Springs, FL 34135-6938
Contact Address: 15275 Collier Blvd. #201-556
Naples, FL 34119
Phone Number: 239 213-0958
Projects/Donations: Bonita Springs Library, Bonita Springs Historical Society, Wonder Gardens,
Lovers Key State Park
Annual Dues:

50

Special Events: Standard Flower Show “You Are Here!” & Sale April 12-13th, 2019
At the Unity Church of Bonita Springs, times tba
Design & Horticulture Workshops Nov.12, 2018 & Jan.14, Feb.11, Mar.11, 2019
At the Unity Church of Bonita Springs, 1-3pm
Field Trips; Sugar Trip Jan 15th, 2019
FFGC: Yes
Members (approx): 72