The object of the club is to promote interests in more and better gardens, to study the fine art of gardening, to aid in the protection of wildflowers and birds, to further the beauty and development of Manchester, and to meet together for the discussion of these subjects. . . . as well as having lots of fun!
Looking for something enjoyable to do? Join us! New members are encouraged. Added benefit, some garden shops are offering discounts to members with current membership card:
Garden Center Discounts
(Most discounts are 10%, some centers limit you to plants only or have other restrictions. This information is current but subject to change at the vendor’s discretion. Your MGC Club ID card is required for all except those that have provided their own cards.)
FrizzHome Gardens – 270 Back River Rd, Bedford, NH (10%)
Faulkner’s Landscaping and Nursery - 1130 Hooksett Rd, Hooksett
Agway – 343 Londonderry Tpke, Hooksett (greenery only)
Amherst Garden Center – 305 NH Rt 101, Amherst (15%)
Shady Hill Greenhouse-Nursery – 1 Adams Rd, Londonderry (Shady Hill ID cards are required and are available at our meetings)
ACE Hardware – 5 Depot St, Goffstown (nursery only)
For more information about the Manchester Garden Club, please contact Jackie Rzasa, President firstname.lastname@example.org Thank you for your interest in the Manchester NH Garden Club.
We meet on the following Thursdays at the Manchester City Library at 12:30 pm unless otherwise indicated. Door prizes at most meetings!
Sept. 19, 2019: A presentation by Barbara Rollins, Landscape Specialist for the DOT’s Roadside Development and a member of the Governor’s Lilac and Wildflower Commission for 15 years will speak on Lilacs and Wildflowers.
Included in her talk of lilacs will be lilac care, diseases, pruning, different types of lilacs and the Lilac Photo Contest. She will also touch on wildflowers and installing a wildflower bed. Members and attendees will also learn more about the Governor’s Lilac and Wildflower Commission.
October 17, 2019: Hands on Workshop (prepay and presign-up necessary)
Nov. 21, 2019: Frugal Holiday Decorating by our own member, Roz Lockwood
December 2 and 3, 2019: Wreath Assembly at Frizzhomes, Back River Road, Bedford, NH
December TBD 2019, Decorating of New Horizons
(if you can, bring warm clothing, socks, gloves, etc.)
Dec. 12, 2019 MGC Holiday Luncheon (prepay required)
Puritan Restaurant Conference Center
Jan. and February: Winter break
CANCELED due to virus concerns
*March 19, 2020: Starting Plants from Seeds presented by Ron Trexler*
CANCELED: April 16, 2020: TBD
CANCELED: May 21, 2020: Reliable Houseplants that Everyone Can Grow presented by Emma Erier
POSTPONED TO 2021: June 11, 2020: Annual Meeting and end of year luncheon
Manchester Country Club (prepay required)
We are a member of the New Hampshire Federation of Garden Clubs!
Also, look for our Manchester Garden Club banner in downtown Manchester!
Find us on Facebook!
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NEW MEMBERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO JOIN the Manchester NH Garden Club (no gardening experience necessary)! See membership form under the tab, Membership Form. Your membership helps support the Club's endeavors. Please consider joining. Membership will carry through to December, 2021.
Membership meetings (unless otherwise noted) are held at the Manchester City Library, 405 Pine Street, Manchester, NH, at 12:30 p.m, on the third Thursday of September, October, November, March, April and May. December and June meetings are held at other locations. (No regular meetings in Jan., Feb., July, August.)
Consider becoming a member the Manchester NH Garden Club. We'd love for you to join us!
Click on the above membership form tab.
Note: Executive Board Meetings are typically held one week prior to the regular membership meetings.
Check out Apotheca Flower Shoppe in Goffstown, NH, for interesting activities and workshops!
Also, check out http://www.frizzhomegardens.com/
Thank you for your interest in the Manchester Garden Club!