National Garden Clubs | Flower Show School Course Calendar

Flower Show School Courses and Calendar

These courses are intended to train NGC members to become accredited Flower Show Judges.

Course I

September 10-12, 2014 | Derby, CT
Registrar: Liz Stanley | (860) 668-5304
Instructors:
Design: Mary Huntoon
Horticulture & FSP: Sandra Joyce | container grown foilage, plants / ferns, annuals / marigolds

September 22-24, 2014 | Ft. Meyers, FL
Registrar: Terry Pinck | (239) 368-5615
Instructors:
Horticulture & FSP: Tina Tuttle | coleus, foilage and mango, fruit, vegetable and nut
Design: Gina Jogan

October 7-9, 2014 | East Brunswick, NJ
Registrar: Louise Davis | (973) 402-4043
Instructors:
FSP & Design: Julia Clevett
Horticulture: Cathy Felton | annuals (marigolds) and herbs (salvia)

October 8-10, 2014 | Milford, MA
Registrar: Julie Pipe | (508) 429-7646
Instructors:
Design: Kay Vosborgh
Flower Show Procedure: Barbara May
Horticulture: Cathy Felton | annuals and cacti

October 15-17, 2014 | Rochester, NY
Registrar: Patsy Moran | (585) 265-2672
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Sandra Joyce | ferns, pumpkins & squash
Design: Mary Huntoon

October 28-30, 2014 | Little Rock, AR
Registrar: Jo Krallman | (501) 847-9171
Instructors:
FSP & Design: Lynn Fronk
Horticulture: Gay Austin | gladiolus and ivy

November 5-7, 2014 | Port St. Lucie, FL
Registrar: Michele Meyers | (561) 655-7957
Instructors:
Flower Show Procedure: Barbara May
Horticulture: Cathy Felton | container foilage, sanseveria and fruits, vegetable, nuts, and herbs: sage
Design: Mary Huntoon

Course II

August 4-6, 2014 | Raleigh, NC
Registrar: Maggie Farrell | (704) 892-3559
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Dot Yard | plant material, annuals ~ marigolds, perennials ~ echinacea
Design: Frances Thrash | american creative design with abstraction

August 22-24, 2014 | Albuquerque, NM
Registrar: Debra Sorrell | (505) 877-1735
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Pam Braun | tomatoes and echinacea
Design: Shirley Tetreault | american creative design with abstraction

August 25-27, 2014 | Nashville, TN
Registrar: Kathy Rychen | (615) 406-5716
Instructors:
FSP: Trece Chancellor
Design: Trece Chancellor
Horticulture: Pam Braun | herbaceous perennials, salvia and woody perennial, aucuba japonica

September 15-17, 2014 | Greenville, SC
Registrar: Marguerite Warren | (864) 288-5118
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Tina Tuttle | coleus - annuals and biennials, roses
Design: Gina Jogan

September 16-18, 2014 | Memphis, TN
Registrar: Amye Kelly | (662) 429-6005
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Gay Austin | annuals and biennials, coleus, perennials, herbaceous, chrysanthemum,
Design: Barbara Baker

September 19-21, 2014 | Fort Dodge, IA
Registrar: Sally Allard | (515) 576-8680
Local Chairman: Judith Walrod | (515) 463-2268
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Judy Newman
Design: Helen Surridge

September 30 - October 2, 2014 | Eugene, OR
Registrar: Linda Rettig | (541) 754-8064
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Marva Lee Peterschick | herbaceous perennials: dendranthema, container grown plants flowering: pelargonium
Design: Julia Clevett

Course III

September 3-5, 2014 | Canton, OH
Registrar: Shirley Wigginton | (330) 453-7056
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Sandi Piccirillo | woody perennials, container grown flower / fruit / combinations
Design: Judy Monnot

October 2-4, 2014 | New Orleans, LA
Registrar: Carrie Martin | (985) 893-3285
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Pam Braun | container flowering mum and combination plantings ivy
Design: Fay Brassie

October 14-16, 2014 | Knoxville, TN
Registrar: Cae Daly | (865) 458-6856
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Tina Tuttle | conifers, combination plantings - succulents and cactus
Design: Gina Jogan

Course IV

September 8-11, 2014 | Lynchburg, VA
Registrar: Glynis Hopkins | (540) 586-0190
Instructors:
FSP & (either) Horticulture with Plant Material: David Robson | coleus, woody perennials collections & displays
Design: Frances Thrash | exhibition & functional tables

September 30-October 2, 2014 | Great River, NY
Registrar: Marion Romeo | (516) 785-7851
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Sandra Joyce | bulbous, dahlias, container grown foliage plants
Design: Mary Huntoon

September 30-October 3, 2014 | Dallas, TX
Registrar: Peggy Consolver | (972) 424-1830
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Tina Tuttle | roses, hedera, collections and displays
Design: Shirley Tetreault | table artistry

October 2-4, 2014 | Wauconda, IL
Local Chairman and Registrar: Lauren DeBoer | (847) 526-8320
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: David Robson
Design: Helen Surridge

For more information about Flower Show School courses, contact the registrar listed, or contact:
Dot Yard, Chairman NGC Flower Show Schools