Awards Meeting

The 2018 Awards Meeting and Luncheon


The 89th Annual Awards Meeting of The Federated Garden Clubs of Connecticut, Inc. was held at the Aqua Turf Club on October 24, 2018, with 345 members in attendance, representing 59 Clubs. The spotlight during this meeting was on our members and Clubs receiving more than eighty State, New England and National awards, in addition to almost one hundred Certificates of Achievement, for exceptional work accomplished over the past year.

See photos of the many winners on the AWARD WINNERS page and see the full list in the AWARDS BOOKLET.

2018 Award Winners

2018 Awards Booklet (revised)

“MUMS THE WORD!” Four talented members from our Judges Council – Patricia Dray, Carolyn Bernard, Amber Parr, and Ronnie Schoelzel – created extraordinary original designs with Chrysanthemums, utilizing the new Featured Plant Material Design rules.


An outstanding Horticulture Exhibit, coordinated by Trish Manfredi, featured Chrysanthemums grown from cuttings given to our Judges at their May Judges Council Meeting.