Join us!

We would like to welcome you as a member to our Garden Club, which provides education, resources and networking opportunities for its members to promote the love of gardening, floral design, and civic and environmental responsibility. We pledge to protect and conserve the natural resources of the planet Earth and promises to promote education so its members may become caretakers of our air, water, forest, land and wildlife.

The Benefits of Belonging to the Garden Club

The rewards of joining the Camden Garden Club goes far beyond the pleasures of growing things.  Membership opens the door for you to explore a wide range of common interests with people around your local community.

  • Grow your knowledge via educational programs and activity opportunities.
  • Garden for a purpose with community service projects.
  • Participate in the state garden clubs network for learning, service and community-building.
  • Learn to make the most of resources, including your available garden space.
  • Enhance your garden's sustainability and reduce maintenance by planting "native" rain gardens and saving water.
  • Learn from those with experience and pass along your own passion and know-how to new generations of gardeners.
  • Share your love of gardening and have fun!
  • Working together, members make the Club a fun and successful non-profit organization that contributes to the community.

Membership Activities:

  • Horticultural Lecture Series held in January and February
  • Membership Meetings from April to October
  • Annual Plant Sale in May
  • Annual Luncheon in June
  • House Tour in July
  • New Members Coffee
  • Summer Brown Bag Lunches at various member's gardens
  • Christmas Wreath Making

Annual Projects:

  • Responsible for the beautification of the downtown area of Camden including the Village Green, Public Landing, traffic islands near the Library and the hanging baskets on the downtown street light poles.
  • Responsible for planting the flower boxes at the Camden-Rockport Archway.
  • Key participant in the Town of Camden's tree planting program.
  • Offer scholarship assistance to students pursuing studies in related fields.
  •  Provide donations to the Library for books and videotapes on gardening and related topics.
  •  Provide lighted wreaths on the downtown street light poles for the holiday season.
  • Maintain the two planting beds at Village Green.

 

    The Camden Garden Club

    President: Ann Vanosdol
    Vice President: Lynn Snider
    Recording Secretary: Sue Moore
    Treasurer:  Mary Ireland
    Assistant Treasurer: Pat Skaling

    New members coffee

    New members coffee

    Meeting Dates and Location        

    April 27, 2017                          
    May 25, 2017                                  
    June 22, 2017                                
    August 24, 2017
    September 28, 2017
    October 26, 2017

    At 9:00 AM
    First Congregational Church
    55 Elm Street
    Camden

    New Members Coffee
    June 5, 2017

    Membership Annual Luncheon: June 8, 2017


    Membership Request Form

    Currently, there are more than 100 members in our club.  If you are interested in joining, please contact us using the form below and we will get in touch with details about becoming a member.

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