Meetings

Non-members are welcome to attend our Open Meetings, which are held the second Thursday of the month, September through June. Unless otherwise specified, meetings are held in the Community Room at St. Luke’s Church, 84 Long Lots Road, Westport.

Meetings begin at 1:30 p.m., and typically consist of a brief segment of Club business, followed by a speaker and refreshments. Some meetings are for members only (noted below). There is no charge to attend.

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2017 MEETINGS:


May 12  WGC Annual PLANT SALE
Saugatuck Congregational Church, 9:30 – 1:30


June 8  Members & Guests
The Urban Garden/Farm “Speckled Rooster”
Salad Bowl Workshop


June 25  Members & Guests
Summer Cocktail Party
4:00-6:00 pm, Westport Historical Society
Cocktail party for members and their spouses.


September 14  Open Meeting
Robin Hoffman and Jodi Stiffelman of ArtScapades
“Impressionists in the Garden: From Vista to Vase”
A special lecture developed for the Westport Garden Club—will discuss how gardens and flowers played an important role in the periods of French Impressionism, Post-Impressionism, as well as American Impressionism. Will present works by Monet, Renoir, van Gogh and Hassam, paying special attention to the flowers they painted.

Robin and Jodi began teaching art appreciation in 1998. They have presented at libraries and museums in Connecticut, New York, Massachusetts, and Florida.


October 12  Members Only
Annual Meeting
11:30 am, The Patterson Club


November 9  Open Meeting
Laurie Trupp — Yoga and Herbal Tea


November 30  Members Only
Holiday Wreath Making
10:30- 1:00, Earthplace


December 7  Members Only
Holiday Party
4-6 pm
Location TBA


 

May 11, Plant Sale Set up

May 12, Plant Sale

May 25, Linda Fleming, CT Herb Society, Key Speaker, Hartford CT

June 11, Westport Historical Society Hidden Garden Tour

June 25, Cocktail Party, Westport Historical Society, 4-6pm

Sept 17Dick Rauh, Highstead, Botanical Illustration

April – October: Chihulliy exhibit at NYBG