Youth Activities

Youth Summer Nature Camp 

 June 3 to 7, 2019


Smokey the Bear

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click here to download Registration Form

click here to download Scholarship Application


Girl Scout Badges

Our club 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 



2019 S.E.E.K Environmental Conference Sponsored by The Florida Federation of Garden Clubs

When:  June 17-20, 2019  Where: Chinsegut Retreat and Conservation Camp Brooksville, FL

Cost: $300 Inclusive Lodging and Meals

Who Can Attend S.E.E.K? Students in Grades 9 – 11

Online Registration begins January 1, 2019 get form at 

Registrar: Ingrid Velez 352-277-3183

Chairman: Mary Whisler 352-212-6661




Wekiva Youth Camp

The Wekiva Youth Camp is an environmental education program begun in 1959 as a Junior Nature Camp where garden club volunteers helped to instill a love, concern, and desire to protect the flora and fauna of our beautiful state of Florida. To learn more about Camp Wekiva, go to the website here: Wekiva Youth Camp     

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