Here are upcoming events, past events and information for our Monthly Meetings

In 2023 We 🎉 Celebrated Our 90th ANNIVERSARY All Year Long!

Latest events
  • June 2024

    BRUSH HILL GARDENS on THURSDAY, JUNE 27TH.  These highly-acclaimed gardens were created by Barbara Paul Robinson and her husband, Charles at their private home in Washington, CT. Barbara was the first woman partner at the law firm Debevoise & Plimpton; and served as the first woman president of the New York City Bar Association.   She worked in England as…

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  • Monthly Meeting July 11, 2024

    Location: Mary Orlando’s Barn Our 3rd Annual Member Plant Exchange

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  • Monthly Meeting May 2, 2024

    Lorraine Ballato Lorraine is an expert horticulturist with many magazine articles, social media writingsand books to her credit. She is an instructor at the New York Botanical Garden andin the Connecticut Master Gardener Program.The topic for this meeting will be “Home Grown Harvest”The lecture will begin at 1:00p.m. and non-members are welcome at $10 per…

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  • Bee Talk with GGC President

    Rosemary Bonaguide, our GGC President, appeared on GREAT DAY @ 9a on WFSB on April 16 to discuss our garden club. The Humble Bee Company owner, Catherine Wolko, will be our guest speaker at September’s meeting. Click the link to watch the segment. https://www.wfsb.com/video/2024/04/16/humble-bee-2

  • Spring Plant Sale – 2024

    This years Spring Plant Sale will be Saturday, May 18, 2024 Pre-order ORDER BY MAY 3rd by filling out the Order Form below, download and mail Order Form, or get a copy of the Order Form available at Goshen Town Hall, Goshen Library or Goshen Wine & Spirit Pickup Pick up your order Saturday, May…

  • Monthly Meeting APRIL 4, 2024 canceled due to weather

    Catherine Wolko “Pollinators & Their Effect on our Ecosystem” Catherine is a second generation Beekeeper and owner of The Humble Bee HoneyCompany and The Hive @ The Pin, a Farm Store and Honey House located inOakville, Ct. She is a member of The Connecticut Farm Bureau, The AmericanBeekeepng Federation and the Back Yard Beekeepers Association.…

  • Monthly Meeting March 7, 2024

    ​‘Trees For Goshen’ Mady Flynn and Litchfield Garden Club​          

  • Monthly Meeting February 1, 2024

    February 1st Monthly Meeting and Program at Camp Cochipianee. Andrea Candee MH, MSC is the speaker for our February meeting. She will present “The Healing Power of Herbs.” She specializes in chronic Lyme Disease and its viral co-infections. She is the author of Gentle Healing for Baby and Child (Simon & Schuster) and has been…

  • Monthly Meeting Dec. 7, 2023

    Luncheon at AJ’s and Induction of Officers

  • THE CT STATE FLOWER SHOW IS “BURSTING INTO SPRING”!

    February 22-25, 2024CT Convention Center, 100 Columbus Boulevard, Hartford, CT Online Horticulture RegistrationDeadline for Submitting Online Horticulture Specimens is February 13, 2024

  • Fashion Show 2023

  • Fall Fundraiser

    Come join us Saturday, November 11th, 2023 from 9:30am to 1pm at the Fairview Country Club for a fashion show and brunch. Chico’s from The Shoppes at Farmington Valley will be presenting fashions Red Hot & Fabulous Get your tickets for our fabulous raffle baskets! Tickets $42 Purchase tickets by contacting Rosemary 860-491-2562 or contact…

  • FGCCT Awards Oct 25 Aqua Turf

    Bus leaves the Congregational Church at 8:30amGina Cain is receiving an Individual Award. Kerwin and Louise are up for awards for their float design.Register and Pay online at FGCCT

  • Floral Workshop

     Introduction to Creative Floral Design Workshop (Beyond Beginning Reimagined) will be held on Tuesday, October 24 in Litchfield!    Beyond Beginning workshops started a number of years ago, and were held in New Haven and Old Saybrook, and was scheduled for Litchfield in Spring 2020,  when it was cancelled due to the pandemic.  Sponsored by Judges Council, we are…

  • MONTHLY MEETING – OCTOBER 5, 2023

    The Unsung Season-Gardens In Winter with Karen Bussolini ‘In my talk, “The Unsung Season, Gardens in Winter,” we look at the manypossibilities for interest way past first frost. I consider form, line, color,texture, plays of light and shadow, movement, sound, birds, surprisesyou find when you drag yourself out of the comfy fireside chair and gooutdoors. Big structures…

  • September GALA

  • MONTHLY MEETING – SEPTEMBER 7, 2023

    Annual Meeting-Board and Membership Meeting Only- No Presentation

  • MONTLY MEETING – AUGUST 3, 2023

    PRUNING MADE PRACTICAL – Karla Dalley will tell us all we need to know to keep our shrubs and trees in tiptop condition. THIS MEETING TAKES PLACE AT THE MARYSTUART HOUSE BARN

  • Monthly meeting – May 4, 2023

    The monthly May meeting will be Thursday, May 4th, Sunset Meadows Vineyard, Route 63, Goshen. No board meeting. Membership meeting will start at 10:30. Please bring your brown bag lunches, Hospitality will provide coffee and sweet treats. After our business meeting, our host, Judy Motel will give a presentation and vineyard tour. Tastings will be…

  • Monthly Meeting – JUNE 3, 2023

    Garden Club Field Trip! Tour Broccoli Gardens in Amenia, New York Followed by Lunch at French Restaurant ‘Les Baux’ In Millbrook,New York FULL, NO MORE AVAILABILITY ‘Visitors to Broccoli Hall describe this English-style cottage gardenas “incredible,” “inspirational,” “magical”-and they come back againand again. Starting in 1985 with 1.5 acres of bare earth, MaxinePaetro collaborated with…

  • MONTHLY MEETING – JULY 6, 2023

    Second Annual Plant Exchange!  Dig and divide and pot up nicely a lovely, preferably flowering plant from your garden; or purchase same from a local nursery,  grocery store or farmer’s market, etc.  NO INVASIVES OR HOUSEPLANTS ALLOWED!!                Find an opaque bag, paper or plastic, and write ONLY THE PLANT’S CULTURE, i.e., SUN, SHADE, WELL-DRAINED, WET,…

  • Monthly Meeting November 2023

    Fall Fundraiser-Join the Goshen Garden Club for Fabulous RaffleBaskets, Terrific Auction Items, a Great Program and DeliciousBrunch. Date and Ticket Sale Information will be forthcoming.

  • MONTHLY MEETING – DECEMBER 7, 2023

    Holiday Party is open to our Members Only and is a deliciouslunchtime celebration in a beautifully decorated space with holidayfavors and door prizes. New Honorary Members are named.

  • Plant Sale 2023

    Goshen Garden Club Pre-order Plant Sale. Place your order by May 2, 2023.

  • Monthly Meeting – april 2023

    Please join us on Thursday, April 6, 2023 at 1PM as Lorraine Ballato presents “Success With Hydrangeas” Lorraine is an instructor at the New York Botanical Garden where she is regarded as the resident hydrangea expert. She also teaches classes in the Connecticut Master Gardener Program as well as for the Federated Garden Clubs of…

  • 2023 Schedule of Speakers

    Our full schedule of Speakers for 2023

  • Monthly Meeting – February 2023

    Please join us on February 2, 2023 to kick off the new year. Tovah Martin is our speaker for our February meeting.  She is a gardener and well known author.

  • Annual Holiday Gathering – December 2022

    December 1, 2022 Goshen Garden Club Holiday Luncheon Thursday, December 1, 2022 Stonybrook Golf, Litchfield 10:30 am to 1:30 pm Cost: $35.00 Come in your Holiday attire! Enjoy fun, food and festivities with your club member family! Choice of: RVSP by November 23, 2022 Kathe 860.485.3145

  • Fall Fundraiser – November 2022

    Come join us Saturday, November 5th, 2022 from 10am to 1pm at the Fairview Country Club for a fashion show and brunch. The SHOP Cathy b on Main St. in Woodbury, CT will be presenting fashions “Day to Night.” This clothing store was voted best women’s clothing in @Litchfieldmagazine Readers Choice Award! Get your tickets…

  • Monthly Meeting – October 2022

    October 13, 2022 (*special date) Holiday Decorations from Nature’s Bounty Carol King Platt will show us how to use materials from our garden, roadside, or your neighbors garden to create beautiful original centerpieces, wreaths and holiday decorations. This meeting will take place Camp Coch.

  • Monthly Meeting – September 2022

    September 1, 2022 Dessert coffee and tea will be provided, bring your own lunch. This monthly meeting is our Annual Meeting at Camp Coch. $25/annual dues will be collected. Deadline is 9/30/22 Please come to the annual meeting, get informed on our club and vote on the new slate of officers!

  • Monthly Meeting – August 2022

    August 27, 2022 Field trip The Goshen Garden Club is planning a bus trip to the Garden Conservatory in Bridgewater CT to attend their ‘Open Days 2022’. Tickets are limited and you can book your spot by contacting Mary Ellen K. We will stop for lunch on the way home. For more information please check

  • Monthly Meeting – July 2022

    July 7, 2022 This meeting will take place at the Mary Stuart House B&B red barn. 160 Sharon Turnpike, Goshen, CT Butterflies: Nature’s Jewels for your Garden. Sally Brackett will offer suggestions on attracting butterflies to your yard and identification of butterflies and caterpillars, their life cycle and more.

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June 27, 2024

Garden Trip to Brush Hill Garden

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