Southern California
Garden Club
Established June 13, 1927

  • 116 Members
  • Founded June 13, 1927
  • Charter Member of
    California Garden Clubs, Inc.,
    December 1931

“Spice Up Your Life with Garden Club”

JOIN US!

The longest established, largest and most active garden club in theSan Fernando Valley invites YOU to become a member.

Southern California Garden Club meets the
third Tuesday of the month at 9:30 A.M. at the

Sepulveda Garden Center - 16633 Magnolia Blvd., Encino

Click here to join!

 

Proud member of:

Proud charter member of California Garden Clubs

www.CaliforniaGardenClubs.org

 

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Join us!

Our club has the great priviledge of hosting the

2019 California Garden Clubs Convention

June 3-7, 2019

Airtel Plaza Hotel, Van Nuy

Volunteer help will be needed - so look for signups soon!

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2018 AWARDS RECEIVED

 

Award-Winning Official Publication:

The Green Thumb

 

CGCI Awards

  • CGCI Awards
    • Lifetime Achievement – Alexis Slafer
    • Sweepstakes Award – for most awards in our class
    • Pollinator Education – 1 st Place
    • Club newsletter – 1 st Place
    • Published article – Robin Pokorski – 1 st Place & 3 rd Place
    • Membership Brochure – 1 st Place
    • Smokey Bear Poster Contest
      • 1 st Grade – 1 st & 2 nd Place
      • 2 nd Grade – 1 st Place
      • 3 rd Grade – 3 rd Place
      • 4 th Grade – 1 st Place & NATIONAL GRAND PRIZE WINNER (yearbook cover)
    • Blue Ribbon Certificate of Achievement
  • Pacific Region Awards
    • Native Flora Education – 1 st Place
    • Club newsletter – 1 st Place
    • Membership Brochure – 1 st Place

 

MONETARY DONATIONS

Made during the 2017– 2018 club year

    • America’s Teaching Zoo / Moorpark College – $150
    • Anza-Borrego Desert State Park – $100
    • CGCI Awards Sponsorship – $100
    • CGCI Life Membership – $100
    • CGCI President’s Project – $100
    • City of Los Angeles “Trees in Tribute” (Arbor Day) – $150
    • Los Angeles Arboretum Foundation – $300
    • Mission Blue Butterfly Project – $200
    • NGC Life Membership – $200
    • North American Butterfly Association – $35
    • Pacific Region Life Membership – $40
    • Penny Pines – eight plantations – $340
    • Rare Plant Treasure Hunt – $200
    • San Fernando Valley Audubon Society – $100
    • Scholarships – $3500
    • Stagecoach Hill Azalea Project – $100
    • TreePeople – $50
    • Venice High School Horticulture Program – $200

INKIND DONATIONS

Made during the 2016 – 2017 club year

    • Butterfly Garden at Sepulveda Garden Center – volunteer labor, bags of bark for top dressing, plants
    • CSUN Food Pantry – food
    • Encino Library – 2 NGC books
    • Goodwill / Salvation Army – Country Store surplus items
    • LA Animal Shelter – towels, blankets, newspaper
    • Lions Clubs – eyeglasses
    • Mid-Valley YMCA – 2 NGC books
    • Our Lady of Grace School – 2 NGC books
    • Rehab facilities / Olive View Hospital – 600+ Tray Favors
    • Ronald McDonald House – pop top tabs
    • Rose Garden at Sepulveda Garden Center – volunteer labor, fertilizer
    • Sepulveda VA hospital – magazines, calendars and books
    • Sylmar High School – nursery plant containers