Membership in the Avalon Garden Club (AGC) is open to anyone who is interested working with Club Members in the preservation of the natural resources, and the beautification of the Borough of Avalon. The AGC is a nonprofit club registered in the State of New Jersey. Annual Membership is $20, July 1 – June 30.
Monthly meetings are held on the third Tuesday of the month from September to June at Community Hall, 30th Street and Avalon Avenue, Avalon, NJ. Hosted by the Hospitality Committee, the Club meets at 9:00 am for a social and continental breakfast, followed by the general meeting at 9:30 am.
- Speakers are invited to Club meetings to present various subjects of interest to gardeners, and topics that could include the wildlife that is all around us.
- The Club also offers workshops on hands-on fun projects in floral and plant arranging, making holiday wreaths, and other artistic gardening crafts.
Fund Raising Events to raise money for the Club to do its work, include Bus Trips, Fashion Show, Plant Sale and Yard Sale in the spring, and a Summer Line Dancing Party. There are also Fun Events for the members namely a Breakfast in March, and a Holiday Luncheon in December. The Club, also participates in several Avalon community based events; Trunk–or-Treat, Community Connection, Memorial Day Parade, and Festive Friday.
AGC has a liaison with the elementary schools and members work with the children to produce flower arrangements for Mother’s Day. Members also work with the children so they can show their talents for flower arranging at the Annual Flower Show, Club’ “Signature Event” in June.
The Avalon Garden Club has close to 100 members. So joining the Club is a good way to meet your neighbors. Whether or not you are a newcomer to our area the Avalon Garden Club would welcome you as a member and invites you to participate in its many projects, events and activities.
Ramona Sanabria, President & Anita Stenger, 2nd VP, working on their Thanksgiving centerpieces during the Club’s workshop at the November meeting. Each were happy with their masterpieces, and had fun as well.