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OrganizationArmstrong and District Garden Club
Geographical Area:Okanagan
For Information Contact:Glen Gytenbeek
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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

Organization's Profile:

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.

Special Events:

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.