Dolley Madison Garden Club Inc.
Organized in November 1919
Welcome to the Dolley Madison Garden Club website.
The Dolley Madison Garden Club is a charitable and
educational organization with four primary objectives
-To promote gardening and advance horticulture -To encourage conservation of natural resources -To promote civic planting and roadside beautification -To restore and preserve historic gardens
Admitted to the Garden Club of Virginia (GCV) in 1920 and
admitted to the Garden Club of America (GCA) in 1922,
the Dolley Madison Garden Club also seeks to support the goals
of these similar but larger organizations.
President. Gail Babnew
Vice President: Annie Vanderwarker
P. O. Box 1017, Orange,VA 22960
10 MOST IMPORTANT THINGS TO RECYCLE ON THE
The sale of plastic bottles is banned in San Francisco and now in France...come on USA!!
In the UK you have to pay 5p (10 cents) for a bag in the grocery store. There has been a huge impact on the number of plastic bags sold. Why doesn't the United States do the same, reduce the carbon footprint...bring your own bags!!!!
It is hard to keep up with the weather!
The Garden Calendar page is updated with your tasks for February and
Don't forget to visit:
New article reprinted from OC news!
see: Five Years of Growth and Fun with Our GCA Centennial Tree
Our Yearbook is available in PDF format on the Member page.
For full information on the Horticultural requirements for our Intra-Club Zinnia Show visit the Member page and open the PDF files.
To enjoy the pictures from the 2016 Zinnia Show which was held at the club's annual picnic please visit the Photo Gallery.
in Orange County.
Saturday, April 22, 2017
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
FIRST AID IN THE GARDEN”
Dolley Madison Garden Club
Gardening Health and Safety Tips
What you should know to help prevent accidents and injuries.
Monday, February 20, 2017
10:00 A. M.
Christ Episcopal Church
34 W. Baker Street
Gordonsville, VA 22942
Instructor: William A. Hogsten, EMT (25 yrs.), Certified Instructor: Basic Trauma Life Support, Pediatric Advanced Life Support, Fire Fighter Instructor Levels 1-2-3-4