Chesapeake Garden Club of Calvert County
Sunderland, Maryland

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Created by JoEllen Youngblud
Copyright © 2015 Chesapeake Garden Club. All rights reserved.
Revised: December 28, 2015

Our Mission

  • to stimulate interest in
    horticultural & civic improvements
  • to promote all phases of Conservation
  • to aid in the protection of trees, shrubs,
    wild flowers and birds
  • to study in all its aspects the fine art of gardening and design

Our Theme

Friends are the flowers
 in the garden of life.
Friends to the bay, friends to the greater environment, and especially to each other.

       Our Club Projects

Fairview Library Gardens
Appreciation Garden at All Saints
Butterfly Garden at Battle Creek
Hospice Festival of Trees
Garden Therapy
MD House & Garden Pilgrimage
Participation in Flower Shows
Penny Pines



What's Happening

Click here Yearbook 2015-1016

CGC Meeting
January 19

Executive Board Meeting:
Annual Review 2016
Goals 2016 Budget
Plan for New Members

February 16
Business: Plans for Spring Plant Sale
Introduce new Members
Review the needs of the club gardens
Program: Proper Tree Pruning by presented by Herb Reed, Extension Educator University of Maryland
Design: Esthetics of pruning trees
Horticulture: Growing Healthy Trees. With a continuation of demystifying plant scientific names by our own Helen Downey and Kay Paris both Master Gardeners
Hostess’: Bev Stedman & Carol Hayden

FGCofMD Calendar of Events

 CGC News

With sad hearts we say goodbye to a very special founding member on December 25, 2015
Grace Sturdevant
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Tuesday, December 29, 2015
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Tuesday, December 29, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Rausch Funeral Home - Port Republic 
4405 Broomes Island Road
Port Republic MD 20676 

Funeral Service 
Wednesday, December 30, 2015
11:00 AM

St. Paul's Episcopal Church 
25 Church Street
Prince Frederick MD 20678 

Chesapeake Garden Club
was honored with the following
FGCMD 2014 awards:

Governor's Beautification Bowl
Fairview Library

Civic Development

1st place - tie  Fairview Library

Community Service

HM  Flower Arrangements for the "Women Moving Forward" Conference held at Jessup Corrections Facility

Dessie Moxley Youth Involvement

Certificate of Merit
Butterfly Project at Battle Creek Cyprus Swamp Park

Historic Preservation
2nd Place Gardens at entrance to All Saints Episcopal Church

 Landscape Design Council
1st Place  $150 Beautify neglected garden at Fairview Library in Calvert County


Certificate of Merit

CAR Rally Our Region

Certificate of Merit
Renovation of Garden at Fairview Library in Calvert County

Award of Achievement
JoEllen Youngblud for her work as the FGCMD website manager