Welcome to the Troy Garden Club
A branch of the Woman's National Farm and Garden Association
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April TGC Meeting
Our speaker this month is Ron Olson, Chief, Parks and Recreation Division of the State of Michigan DNR. His presentation is entitled, “Improving Quality of Life through Parks and Urban Open Spaces.” Ron will discuss how including “green spaces” in an urban setting not only adds beauty, but also improves quality of life for individuals and families. Join us at noon for a light lunch, with the presentation beginning at 1 p.m.
Leadership Troy's 2017 Distinguished Citizen
Congratulations to TGC member Karol Carter, voted Leadership Troy's 2017 Distinguished Citizen! Karol has held many roles at the Troy Garden Club, including President, Advisor, and Garden Walk Chairperson. Karol is also a very active volunteer in many other Troy organizations. For more information on Karol and this award, please click on this link to the Leadership Troy website.
Get up-to-date on what is happening in the Troy Garden Club by reading our monthly newsletters, below.
The Troy Garden Club (Troy, MI) offers partial tuition scholarships to those who (1) are interested in horticulture, (2) are pursuing horticultural education, and (3) are planning to work in the horticultural field after completing an educational program. Those eligible to apply must graduate from high school no later than the year in which they apply. Preference is given (1) to residents of Oakland and Macomb Counties and (2) to college or university upperclassmen.
Watch for the Troy Garden Club's 2018 scholarship application on this website by August 1, 2018. Submission deadline: October 1, 2018.