Welcome to the Garden Club Councilof Winston-Salem and Forsyth County, North Carolina
October 2017 Video from Our President
Play the video on the right to see a message from our president Kristie Blanco. We shot this video live at the Dixie Classic Fair on Friday, September 29, 2017. In the video, Kristie encourages members to come visit the Dixie Classic Fair Flower Shows (second show is on Wednesday, October 4). Pictures from the Friday show can now be viewed on our SmugMug picture page.
Scholarships, Awards and Grants
The Garden Club Council supports our member clubs and the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County community by offering awards, grants and scholarships to worthy individuals. To find out more about each of these and how to apply, click here.
The Garden Boutique at Reynolda Village
The Garden Boutique offers a unique, stylish collection wonderful gifts, garden accessories and more. You’ll find it on the right as you enter Reynolda Village. New merchandise arrives daily. To find out the latest on what’s happening at the Garden Boutique, click here to go to the new boutique website.
Our Mission: "Protect, preserve and beautify our environment"
The Garden Club Council was founded in 1932 to help “protect, preserve and beautify our environment.” Today our group includes over 850 members from 22 garden clubs in the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County area. All of our garden club members are also members of the Garden Club of North Carolina. The Garden Club Council helps to promote local gardening, beautification, recycling and environmental education. Our headquarters is located at 100 Reynolda Village in Winston-Salem, NC right at the front of beautiful Reynolda Garden.
Donations and Memorial Gifts
The Beautification Endowment Fund has been established to receive all memorials and honorariums unless otherwise designated.
Contributions can be sent to:
The Garden Club Council Headquarters
100 Reynolda Village
Winston-Salem, NC 27106
Checks must be made out to The Garden Club Council and may be designated for the Beautification Endowment Fund or the Scholarship Fund.
Volunteer Opportunities for Garden Club Members
We’ll have lots more volunteer opportunities coming up soon! Stay tuned.
Twin City Garden Club members are hosting a Garden Club of America Zone VII Flower Show today, Wednesday, October 25 at the Kimpton Hotel (Mezzanine Level). The event is free and the public is welcome to attend.
We took lots of pictures at the Dixie Classic Fair Friday Flower Show and you can now see them online by clicking here. There were so many incredible entries! Many thanks to our flower show co-chairs Evan Dunnagan and Anne Sullivan, as well as the many volunteers who...
The Dixie Classic Fair is right around the corner. This year's theme is "Let's Go Online!" Flower Show #1 will be held on September 29. Flower Show #2 will be held October 4. Evan Dunnagan is our 2017 general chair, and Trish Sumners is Superintendent. Westwood,...
Two volunteers are needed from each garden club to clerk at the Dixie Classic Fair on Friday, September 29 and Wednesday, October 4. Members, please sign up now on SignUp Genius to serve as a clerk. Click here to sign up now. You do not have to have any experience,...