About The Garden Club

WELCOME LETTER FROM THE CO-PRESIDENTS

Thank you for visiting the Community Garden Club of Meredith’s website. The club is a local nonprofit volunteer organization established in 1951. For more than 65 years, the club has been a great place to meet and get to know others in our community who share an interest in gardening and the environment.

Welcome!

Carol F. Gerken and Pat Mc Farlin

Co-Presidents 2019-2021  


Oganizational History

Chartered in 1951, the Community Garden Club of Meredith, a volunteer organization has promoted horticultural education, civic beautification and conservation.


Members join committees of their choice such as: Membership, Hospitality, Publicity, Weed & Feed, Scholarship, Programs, Sunshine, Horticulture and Garden Outreach Therapy.


In the fall of 2017, members donated and planted 1600 daffodil bulbs in honor of Meredith’s 250th Birthday. Another 1000 were planted in 2018 and plans continue to add more to our Daffodil Days.


In addition, members plant and maintain garden beds and tubs found at: Chamber of Commerce, Meredith Community Center Flagpole and Upper Gardens, Meredith Post Office, Meredith Town Hall, Triangles at Pleasant and Plymouth Streets, Bobbie’s Barrels at Waukewan Park and the Town Docks Planter.



Supporting Our Community

Local nonprofit organizations the Community Garden Club of Meredith has supported with donations from fundraisers:


  • Altrusa Festival of Trees
  • Town of Meredith-Laverack Nature Trail at Hawkins Brook
  • Page Pond and Forest Stewardship Fund
  • Lakes Region Conservation Trust
  • GMP Archie Statue Project
  • Meredith Conservation Commission
  • Meredith, Center Harbor and Moultonborough Libraries
  • Loon Preservation Committee