"Sun kissed land and
wave washed shores, Home of the lily and the rose" *
If you are visiting or
resident on the island and would like to come along to our meetings, please
let us know, we would love to see you.
You can also visit some of our unique Bermuda gardens -
THE GARDEN CLUB OF
BERMUDA ANNOUNCES ITS SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS FOR 2015
The Garden Club of Bermuda
has announced four new recipients for its 2015 scholarship. They
are Kidane Callender, Hutson Carter II, Jayson Jackson and Anna
Terceira. Three of the awardees, Mr. Callender, Mr. Carter II and
Ms. Terceira were previous winners.
Mr. Jackson is a first-time
awardee and he will return to Guelph University, Canada, to complete an
associate diploma in turf grass management before returning to Bermuda
next year to continue his career at a golf course.
Mr. Carter II is pursuing a
career as a golf course superintendent and is due to complete his
diploma at Florida Gateway College, US, in December.
Ms. Terceira is midway
through studying for registration as a horticultural therapist certified
by the Horticultural Therapy Institute, US, offered through courses at
Colorado State University, US, together with more than 480 hours of
internship. Ms. Terceira is known for her achievements in this
field at Windreach.
Mr. Callender is a graduate
of CedarBridge Academy and is preparing for his second year at
Warwickshire College, UK, for a diploma in horticulture and landscaping.
He developed his interest in horticulture as a day-release student in a
programme run by Roger Parris who is in charge of The Arboretum for the
We are very pleased to
announce that there will be an Open House and Gardens this year in
"Christmas at Norwood"
will be held on Saturday,
November 21st and promises to be a spectacular occasion!
More details will be posted later, but for now we are asking all Garden
Club members to start thinking about planting for our ever popular Plant
The Garden Club were sponsors of this
year's Nonsuch Island Camp June 2015 and were invited to the final
evening of the camp. Here with President Anna Fulton (left) is
Betsy Baillie (Executive Committee member) and David Wingate.
SUPPORT YOUR LOCAL FARMER!
know........Bermuda Government has banned the importation of GMO seeds
into the island?
Please keep checking our
calendar for more exciting events throughout
the gardening year.
will resume in October.
.....and if you are having difficulty finding a page, the
SITE MAP lists all the pages in this
*Mrs. C. Vail (Higgi) Zuill
Website updated: August 7th 2015