Founded in 1964, our club has set out with these objectives in mind:

  • To promote interest in horticulture.

  • To increase knowledge of artistic use of plant material.

  • To further the conservation of natural resources.

  • To encourage and assist in civic projects.

General Meetings: Meetings will be held at the Senior Center within Newtown Community Center on the Fairfield Hills Campus, 8 Simpson Lane. Seven General Meetings are scheduled for the second Wednesday of the months of September, October, November, February, March, April and May. Business meetings begin at 6:00 pm. The program will begin at 7:00 p.m. and are free and open to the 

                                              

Design and Horticulture Exhibits: contributions are reserved for Members only.

Our theme for 2021-2022 is Holidays

Exhibits Committee Charirmen: Margareta Kotch and Arline Shanley

September 2021

 Artistic Design - Exhibitor's choice of design using flowers and or vegetables.

  Inspiration Labor Day

           Jane Vouros                                      Peggy Townsend                              Marianne Muskus

 OCTOBER 13 2021

ARTISTIC DESIGN  CREATIVE MASS DESIGN

 Inspiration Halloween

 

              Jane Vouros                              Marianne Muskis                                     Judy Beers

 

 

 

 

 

  Barbara O'Connor                 Arline Shanley                            Josie Schmidt                             Peggy Townsend

NOVEMBER 10

ARTISTIC DESIGN

Inspiration Thanksgiving

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

             Barbara O'Connor                                       Jane Vouros                              Arline Shanley

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                     Barbara McCann                                            Marianne Muskus

 

 

Past Design  -  2020-2021

Our theme for exhibits in 2020- 2021 was "Take a Virtual Trip Down Broadway!" THE THEME WAS CHOSEN TO REMIND US ALL THAT WE WILL STROLL THE GREAT WHITE WAY AGAIN. THE LIGHTS WILL COME ON AND THE SHOW WILL GO ON!

September 2020

Artistic Design - Exhibitor's choice of design and plant material. Inspiration from Oklahoma.

 
 
 
 
 
 

Margareta Kotch                   Arline Shanley                   Barbara O'Connor          Josie Schmidt




October 2020
Artistic Desgin- Illuminary Creative Design incorporating light for special effect. Inspired by Wicked.

   Jane Vouros            Margareta Kotch     Peggy Townsend        Josie Schmidt           Sandy Motyka



November 2020
Artistic Design - Line Mass Design Inspired by Hamilton

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      Sandy Motyka                        Jane Vouros                           Marianne Muskus




February 2021
Artistic Design - Small Design, 8" to 12" Inspired by Into the Woods

Barbara McCann                                                Sandy Motyka

Peggy Townsend                            Arline Shanley                                  Marianne Muskus











                                                                Josie Schmidt

 
 March 2021
Artistic Design  Tray for One the decorationv unit should be in proportion to the place setting. Inslpired by Waitress










     Jane Vouros                   Josie Schmidt                      Arline Shanley               Diana Johnson



April 2021
Artistic Design  Inspired by Kinky Boots










   Margareta                 Marianne                 Josie                         Barbara O.              Peggy



May 2021
Artistic Design Any Design Inspired by Hello Dolly










            Tina                             Elizabeth                                Arline                                      Josie