Girl Scout Badges
is pairing up with local scout troops to assist them in completing the requirements for two horticultural badges. The first
is the “Florida Native Plants” badge, sponsored by the National Garden Club. The second is a troop gardening
badge. Cathy Holtzwart is working with the troop that meets at St. Jude. Master Gardeners are needed to assist with
native plant identification. If you would like to assist please contact the committee at email@example.com.
If you have two hours to spare helping our leaders deliver the planned activities on any of these Saturdays
it would greatly appreciated. We meet at Pioneer Settlement Park from 9:30am-11:30am.
21 What makes the garden grow?
A Seed is a Promise
Gardening for Birds, Bees and Butterflies
15 Flower Power
May 20 Earth Day: A race to save the planet
If you would like to help please contact Sandee Doherty at firstname.lastname@example.org
Registration is now open on-line for campers at www.wekivayouthcamp.org . We are hoping to send at least eight
campers on scholarships this year. Please consider a $200.00 circle contribution to the Wekiva fund. If you have any
questions or potential camper names please contact Nancy Steinbuechler at 703-405-8691 or email@example.com.
Environmental Conference Sponsored by The Florida Federation
of Garden Clubs
Where: Silver Springs State Park, When: June 14 – 17, 2017
$225 Inclusive, Lodging: Holiday Inn Express Silver Springs
Who Can Attend S.E.E.K? Students
Entering Grades 10 – 12
Registration Begins January 1, 2017
go to www.ffgc.org/youth/seek
for more information
If interested, please contact Nancy Steinbuechler firstname.lastname@example.org.
Summer Nature Camp
Planning has begun for our
fifth annual Summer Nature Camp at the GCSP.
This year the dates are June 5 - 9, from 9:00 am to
noon each day.
Volunteers are needed to help with planned activities, prepare snacks and
Also, perhaps you know someone who would be willing to present a 30 - 45 minute
presentation to the 6-12 years olds on one of those days. If you can help please contact Sue Massey at Sue_massey@yahoo.com