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2018 NM State Fair Flower Shows September

September in New Mexico is both chile roasting time and the State Fair.  Begin planning your entries for this year’s show.  Below are the rules you will need to follow with your exhibits.
…General Rules – all divisions – Floriculture Committee Rules–2018
…Horticulture – Division I–Horticulture 2018
…Floral Design – Division II –Design
…Youth – Floriculture Division III – Youth – 2018
…Botanical Arts – Division IV–Botanical Arts

New Series – Artist of the Month in our Garden Shop

The Council of Albuquerque Garden Clubs Garden Shop is introducing a new 4 month series called Artists Of The Month. Each month we’ll be featuring different artists with unique floral and garden themed artwork, and exciting designs in jewelry. Our series will run January through April, and each month you’ll have an opportunity to meet the artists who created their work at a special reception. You’ll want to stop in often to check out the ever changing display!

Artists Reception (call for date) in the Garden Shop from noon to 1 pm

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2018 Installed Officers

gavel2018 Executive Committee members of the Council of Albuquerque Garden Clubs

President: Holly Finlay—Aril & Iris Society

1st VP: Shirley Tetreault—Uptown Garden Club

2nd VP: Mary Noskin—High Desert Design Club

Secretary: Carolyn McCloskey—Master Gardener

Treasurer: Jewel Cutter—High Desert Design Club

Director: Jim Shaw—Master Gardener

Director: Keith Mead—Orchid Society

Director: Irene Kersting – Master Gardener