Garden Club Federation of Pennsylvania

District II/III location on PA Map

List of Clubs in District II/III 

Upcoming Events...

District II/III Meeting Monday, September 11, 2023

The Garden Club Federation of Pennsylvania will be holding the District II/III Annual Luncheon and Meeting at the Double Tree - Hilton in Reading on Septemeber 11th. All members are invited to attend. Featured Speaker is Jenny Rose Carey, Horticulturist and Author. The cost is $50 per person. Hope to see you there!

Recent Events...

District II/III Meeting Wednesday, June 7, 2023

Presidents of the District II/III Garden Clubs 

Janet Hubrink, District Secretary, GC of Reading Vice-President
Ellen Phraner, Monroe County GC Representative
Nancy Mensinger, Hazleton Area GC President
Beverly Bowman, Wyomissing GC President
Tracy McKay Sabockeck, GC of Reading President
Gail Blasko, District II/III Assistand Director
Diana Rudloff, Upper Perkiomen Valley GC President
Claire Kukielka, Parkland GC President
Rosie Ebersol, Allentown GC President
Becky Short, Emmaus GC President
Jane Kruse, District II/III Director
Liz Lorenz, Bethlehem GC President

Parkland Garden Club proudly hosted the Patriotic-themed District II/III meeting on June 7th at St. John's Lutheran Church in Slatington.  Participants held a business meeeting at 10:00, then enjoyed soup, salad and dessert for lunch. Afterwards, a highlight of the the day included a floral design program presented by Chris Leskosky, followed by a raffle of the 7 beautiful designs. 

Designer Chris Leskosky with her fabulous creations

GCFP 93rd Convention "Thyme to Garden" April 21-23, 2023

Parkland Garden Club members attended the GCFP Convention in Monroeville and enjoyed meeting up with fellow garden club members from other districts in Pennsylvania as well as all the speakers and workshops that were part of the event.

GCFP Trash to Treasure Contest - PGC Entries and Winner!

Submitted by Claire and Casimir Kukielka

We had 3 entries for the Trash to Treasure Contest from our group at the February meeting.  All had to follow the guidelines below to be considered for the contest. Members who attended the meeting voted on their preferred entry, which will represent the Parkland Garden Club at the contest for District II/III at the meeting in March. 

Update! Nancy Smith received an Honorable Mention for her sculpture entry at the State Convention! Congratulations!

Submitted by Brenda Aubert

PGC and District II/III Winner

Submitted by Nancy Smith