Cherokee Garden Club was founded in 1928 in Atlanta, Georgia. It became a member of the Garden Club of Georgia in 1928, and a member of the Garden Club of America (GCA) in 1963. Cherokee is part of GCA's Zone VIII.
The purpose of the Club shall be to stimulate the knowledge and love of gardening and to protect, improve and restore the quality of the environment through programs and action in the fields of education, conservation and civic improvement. As members of the Garden Club of America we share and support the advantages of association by means of open meetings, conferences, correspondence and publications.
Founded in 1913, The Garden Club of America is a volunteer, nonprofit 501(c)3 organization comprised of 200 member clubs and approximately 18,000 club members throughout the country. For more information about the Garden Club of America, click here.
Cherokee Share a Garden (right)
Enjoy recent photos taken by Cherokees at gardens around the world.
The 2019 Cherokee Garden Club tour to be held on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 will feature a onetime opportunity to visit five beautiful privately owned Cherokee garden properties in the Buckhead area of Atlanta. Nationally recognized floral and event designers, Greg Campbell and Erick New of Garden District in Memphis, will speak on their new book, Florists to the Field, at noon as guests enjoy a boxed lunch in one of the special Cherokee gardens.
April 22-24, 2019
Hosted by the Palm Beach Garden Club
Mary Moretz, Zone VIII representative to the new GCA Floral Design Committee, and Nancy Jamison will give an informative presentation and demonstration. Join us at Felicia's house on January 29! Click here to register.
February Membership Meeting
“A Magic Carpet Ride in Asia: Biodiversity through the Travels of Scott McMahan,” Scott McMahan, International Plant Exploration Program, Atlanta Botanical Gardens, Atlanta, Georgia
Tuesday, February 19 at the home of Julie B
Join the conservation committee for a presentation of the movie, A Plastic Ocean, on January 22 at Hyde's house. Click here to register.
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