BCCGC Member Directory
Please note that the information on the organization name, location, email and website provided in this directory is updated annually by BCCGC with the information provided at the time of membership renewal. It is responsibility of the members to request an update to the remaining information when needed.
|Organization||Armstrong and District Garden Club|
|For Information Contact:||Glen Gytenbeek|
|Facebook:||Visit Our Facebook Page|
|Meeting Time and Location:|
We meet at the Odd Fellows Hall, 3005 Wood Avenue, Armstrong at 7:00pm on the first Tuesday of the month except July and August
The purpose of our club is to promote the advancement of floriculture and horticulture as a means for distribution and dissemination of flower seeds, plants, shrubs and bulbs. The Club is a diverse group meeting monthly to hear a speaker on various subjects related to gardening. We provide the plants and plant them in 42 large planters along Pleasant Valley Boulevard in Armstrong. Our group also contributes a bursary to a student of the area entering a related a post-secodary institution. During the spring and summer we tour member's gardens plus others.
We hold a plant sale on the Saturday prior to Mother's Day and plant the City planters. We enter a Float in the IPE Parade. We have garden tours, a recruiting booth at Farmer's Markets and Christmas and July Pot Luck Dinners.