Dorchester Garden Club to host flower show
CAMBRIDGE — The Dorchester Garden Club will host “The Potting Shed,” a standard flower show, from 1:30 to 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 25, at Immanuel United Church of Christ, 5401 White Hall Road in Cambridge.
The theme was created by the show chairman and long-time Dorchester Garden Club member Faye Phillips, and the original artwork featured on the flower show schedule is by local artist Willa Klingensmith.
Awards will be presented for floral designs, horticulture and special exhibits. Horticulture displays will include container plants, flowering perennials, flowering annuals, herbs and combination plantings entered by Dorchester Garden Club members. The Design Division will feature floral designs created by club members, including miniature, small, small stretch, reflective, multi-rhythmic and table settings designs. The Special Exhibits Division will include “Celebrating 85 years of flowers, friends and Community Service” in recognition of the Dorchester Garden Club’s 85th anniversary of its founding in 1930.
The Dorchester Garden Club conducts standard flower shows ever y two years in accordance with standards established by National Garden Clubs Inc.
The show is open to the public and admission is free.
Dorchester Garden Club board members are pictured at a planning meeting for their upcoming flower show.