Moneta Garden Club


 

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      Moneta Garden Club (MGC)

                   2014-2015


     Linda Bosiger, President

     Anna Piatt, 1st Vice President

     Donna Broomall, 2nd Vice Pres

     Linda McDonnell, Secretary 

     Diane Pollock, Treasurer        

    



Virginia Federation Of Garden Clubs, Inc. (VFGC) Youth Grants

VFGC Beautify and Restore Grants

Bedford Council Festival of Trees

Awards

Smokey Bear Woodsy Owl

Christmas Home Tour

Christmas Luncheon & Auction

Fashion Show

Plant Sale




        Janet was a member of MGC from 06/19/89 - 12/2/2014 

She was a past President of MGC, VFGC Life Member and  VFGC Book Of Honor recipient.  Janet gave so much to her garden club and community.  She was also MGC Chairman for the SML State Park and Bedford Landscaping projects for years.   In remembrance of Janet , MGC will be planting a Service Berry Tree at the SML State Park entrance in the springEveryone is welcome to attend.  Janet will be sorely missed.

Mission Statement Virginia Federation of Garden Clubs Inc

provide youth and adult education resources and opportunities for its members to promote the  love of gardening, floral design, civic and environmental responsibility.




Hilda Lindell, a member the Moneta Garden Club, ​received the top award for her “Underwater” design at the 2013 Convention Virginia Federation of Garden Clubs held recently in Charlottesville.The Standard Flower Show included all miniature and small designs and represented all of the design types in modern floral designs.  Lindell won a Petite Awards in the small design division. She won a blue ribbon in the Class and a petite rosette in the section.Lindell, president of the Blue Ridge District Flower Show Judges Council, also is a Master Flower Show judge with National Garden Clubs, Inc., and a member of Designer’s Atelier in Roanoke. She has belonged to garden clubs in New York and Virginia, where she served in many capacities.

The Moneta Garden Club of Moneta Virginia, was organized in November 1978 and federated in April 1979.  
The club holds membership in National Garden
Clubs, inc; South Atlantic Region; the Virginia Federation of Garden Clubs, Inc
(VFGC).; the Blue Ridge District; and the Bedford Council of Garden Clubs.  
The club meets the third monday of each month between September-June at Bethlehem United Method Church in Moneta, Virginia.

12:00 noon (unless otherwise noted)

For more information please contact
Donna Broomall 721-3645 or donna@broomall.us

Virginia Federation of Garden Clubs's 2013-2015 Marilyn Mason President, Janice Clem 1 VP and Moneta Garden Club's  Marty Bowers 2 VP.


Marilyn Mason installed at the Virginia Federation of Garden Clubs Convention as our   2013-2015 President.


Marilyn's theme -Working Together To Preserve Our Legacy- Conserve, Preserve, Restore, Educate

Moneta Garden Club is very active in Youth School Activities/Enrichment Programs and Scouts.  MGC's Butterfly Garden project at Burnt Chimney Elementary School won BRD, VFGC SAR and NGC's Merit Award for 2014.


2014 South Atlantic Region Garden Clubs (SAR) Fashion Show

 Presented by Moneta Garden Club Members.  

Shirley Nicolai NGC President installs Moneta Garden Club's 

Rosemary Drennen as  Blue Ridge District President 2013-2015 at the Virginia Federation of Garden Clubs Convention. 

The objectives of this club shall reflect  those of the National Garden Clubs, Inc. including: --education; --exchange of information and ideas among  members;  promotion of conservation and environmentally-friendly activities; -encouragement of community pride through landscape enhancement of ​private and commercial areas. 

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Moneta Garden Club Members attending the South Atlantic Region of Garden Clubs Conventions 2014.

Moneta Garden Club Members attended an Open House at  Janet and Dick Hill's on Nov. 26, 2014.  

Janet passed Dec. 2, 2014.   Rest in peace dear friend.


Moneta Garden Club members enjoying themselves while attending  the Virginia Federation of Garden Clubs Convention.

MONETA GARDEN CLUB'S PROJECT MAKES HEADLINES!


Garden program blossoms at Moneta Elementary


Marcus Jackson, a second grader at Moneta Elementary

plants in his assigned garden bed.

This project was funded by the

2013-2014 Youth Project Grants Program




Moneta Garden Club ladies enjoy showing off their hat designs during the general garden club meeting. 

About Us:  MCC's objectives reflects those of the National Garden Clubs, Inc. including: The many Youth Horticulture Education School Activities/Enrichment Programs we have proudly developed at our Smith Mountain Lake area.  MGC sponsors two Junior Garden Clubs, the Gold Dusters and Botanical Bulldogs which totals 353 students.  

Botanical Bulldogs Junior Garden Club second graders at  Burnt Chimney Elementary School are being taught a germination experiment and how to plant seeds in a cup during their classroom gardening education program by MGC members.  We meet with the three second grade classes and spend 45 minutes with each class.  Our gardening partners will work with the students the second and third Tuesday of the month with the exception of holidays. This is part of the program provided by the 2013-2014 VFGC Youth Project Grants Program.

Botanical Bulldogs Junior Garden Club of Burnt Chimney Elementary School enjoy tending and harvesting their veggies from their raised bed gardens.  Funding for this project was provided by the 2013-2014 VFGC Youth Project Grants Program.  


​Join a Garden Club
Learn:
Floral Design
Landscaping
Roadside Beautification

Also:​
Work With Youth
Work With Elderly
Community Support

We are not just a club-we are more that that-we are a family


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MGC General Meeting Cancelled February 16, 2015 

Due to Winter Weather