The Southbury Garden Club meets on the first Friday* of the month from March through December in the Kingsbury II Room at the Southbury Public Library.


*When the first Friday is a holiday, check for the new date.

Friday, November 1st

"Creative Floral Designs for the Holidays and Bright Winter Days"
Trish Manfredi
1:00p.m. - 2:00p.m.
Southbury Public Library

Trish is a National Garden Club Accredited Flower Show Judge and Chair of the Connecticut Judges Council.

Her program will feature many unique techniques that will help you raise your floral arrangements to a higher level.

Her designs have been featured in the NGC's "Vison of Beauty Calendar" for several years.

She is is an award winning designer and demonstates flower arranging  and judges flower shows throughout New England and New York State.

The hour-long program at 1:00 p.m. is free and open to interested local residents.

Friday, December 6th

Boxwood Workshop
Annual Meeting and Luncheon

The workshop at the library and luncheon at the Olive Tree Restaurant in Woodbury are for SGC members and invited guests only.

and payment is required.

Schedule of 2019
Membership Programs
Programs are held on Fridays at
The Southbury Public Library
100 Poverty Road
Kingsley Room
Unless otherwise specified.

Business Meetings begin at 11:30a.m.

Programs begin at 1:00 p.m.





March 1


 Dr. Richard Benfield, Geography Dept. CCSU


Weird and Wonderful Gardens of the World

April 5


Renee Marsh



Container Gardening - Beyond Annuals

May 3

Tovah Martin



Boot Camp for your Senses



June 7


Bellamy Ferriday House




Offsite Gardens and House Tour at Bellamy Ferriday House

(Members and Invited Guests )


July 12


Holly Kocet



We Need our Pollinators



August 2


Lisa Turoczi from Earthtones

in Woodbury





September 6

Kim Elerman


Dealing with Climate Change in your Landscape


October 4


Adam Wheeler from Broken Arrow in Hamden




Brighten Up Those Winter Blues - A Look at Great Plants for Winter Use

November 1


Trish Manfredi


Creative Floral Designs for the Holidays

 and Bright Winter Days



December  6 2019


SGC Members and Invited Guests Only


Boxwood Workshop

Annual Meeting and Luncheon