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Cardinal Council of Garden Clubs of Kentucky

Welcome to the website of the Cardinal Council of Kentucky Garden Clubs located in Bowling Green, Warren, County, Kentucky. There are three local clubs in the Cardinal Council:

Bowling Green Garden Club organized in 1934 and federated in 1935.

Two Creeks Garden Club organized in 1988 and federated in 1989

Warren East Garden Club organized in 1992 and federated in 1993.

Glasgow Garden Club joined the Cardinal Council in the spring of 2019.

Several other garden clubs were members of the Cardinal Council.  See the History page and the individual club pages.

The Cardinal Council is a member of:

The National Garden Clubs, Inc.
The Garden Club of Kentucky
The Dogwood District of Kentucky Garden Clubs
The South Atlantic Region of National Garden Clubs which is composed of Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia.

The Cardinal Council is affiliated with:

The Eloise B. Houchens Center
The Nature Conservancy

The Cardinal Council holds a spring meeting in March and a fall meeting in September. For information, email us at cardinalcouncilgc@gmail.com.

As a member of the Garden Club of Kentucky and the National Garden Club, the objectives of the Cardinal Council are:

To promote interest in and knowledge of horticulture, gardening, garden therapy, and youth gardening.

To encourage beautification of home, community, and state.

To encourage appreciation and conservation of wildflowers, wildlife, forests, wilderness areas, and other natural resources and cooperate with other agencies promoting these interests.

 

 

Past members of the Cardinal Council include:

The Mabel Thomas Garden Club (original member) organized in 1966 and federated in 1967.  click here for additional information.

The glory of gardening:

hands in the dirt,
head in the sun,
 heart with nature.
To nurture a garden is
 to feed not just on the body,
but the soul.

--Alfred Austin

"The Greatest Show
on Earth"

CC Flower Show
June 5, 2019
Setup June 4
Click HERE for Schedule!

 

Note date change for Botanical Arts entries!

 

CC News
 

Congratulations to Susan Throneberry who was installed as GCKY 2nd Vice President and
Martha Harkleroad who was installed as Dogwood District Director at the GCKY State Convention.

Congratulations to CC Clubs for awards received at GCKY state meeting!
(see list on Awards page)


Reminders



National Garden Week
June 2-8, 2019

BGGC Fairy Garden
Tour & Tea
June 2, 2018

Cardinal Council
Flower Show
June 5, 2019
Setup June 4

Garden Study Course IV
Sept. 24-25
Click here for hotel information

Flower Show School I

October 1-3

Landscape Design
School III

October 9-10

Dogwood District
Meeting
October 22 - 9 am
Franklin, KY
Click here for information


See calendar page
for more details and events!
 

 

 


 

This website is updated frequently so visit us often.  Please send information to Mary Ann Hext by calling 270-781-8171 or by email (mhext@outlook.com).

 

 

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Updated: May 21, 2019.