Workshops & Events

The Simsbury Garden Club holds numerous workshops and events throughout the year. Check back frequently to make sure that you don’t miss a thing.

Arrangers Workshops

Monday, October 3, 2-4 PM, at the Apple Barn (note change in location)
Fall Fruits and Flowers in Fabulous Wreaths
We will create a natural vine wreath using silk or dried flowers and/or artificial fruit.

Monday, December 5, 2-4 PM, at the Apple Barn (note change in date and location)
Let there be Light
We will incorporate some form of lighting, (candles, hurricane lamps, filament lighting, etc.) and ribbon into a glowing holiday arrangement.

Monday, February 6, 2-4 PM, at the Old Court Room, Eno Memorial Hall
Now what do I do with my Valentine Flowers?
In this pre-Valentine workshop, we will go over the basics of flower preparation to maximize the life of your flowers as well as some simple methods for creating a vased arrangement.  Some non-traditional design ideas will also be demonstrated.

Monday, April 24, 2-4 PM, at the Old Court Room, Eno Memorial Hall  
Tips, Tricks, Demos and Your Questions Answered
Jane, Ellie and Barbara will provide tips and tricks to enhance arrangements and answer questions.  Email any questions to them so they can add them to the list and bring supplies to demonstrate solutions.