Category Archives: News

General news about the club’s activities and information for members.

New Plans for Parkways

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Roster Updates – October 25, 2011

Hancock Park Garden Club Roster Updates Please make the following changes: Page 11:  Carolyn Bennett’s correct address is 10465 Ojai Santa Paula Road Page 13:  Add Kay Gates’ email address: kaygates355@gmail.com Page 13:  Helen Hartung’s correct email address is hn.hartung@gmail.com … Continue reading

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Hancock Park Garden Club Farm To Table Dinner

Join the HPGC Conservation Committee for a locally sourced, organic dinner on Friday, November 4, 2011 at 6:30 p.m. at the home of Patty Lombard and Bill Simon Chef Lauren will use produce from CSA California’s farms, Tutti Frutti, Sage … Continue reading

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GCA’s New Website

The Garden Club of America has updated their website. It’s worth a look if you have not been there. All GCA members are invited to log in and create their own password. Your username is your email. In order to … Continue reading

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Chesapeake Bay Trip Now Available to GCA Membership

For those who are interested in knowing  more about the upcoming Chesapeake Bay trip you can now view it on the GCA website. It has been released to the Interest List and is now available to the GCA membership. It … Continue reading

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Program 2011-2012

Hancock Park Garden Club 2011-12 Meeting Dates The Hancock Park Garden Club begins the 2011-12 year with a warm start, with 100-degree plus weather.  Even figs are still ripening on trees.  Please mark these 2011-12 regular meeting and board meeting … Continue reading

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Electric Lawn Mower Exchange Program – Saturday, May 21

Please share this information with your lawn care professional! The South Coast Air Quality Management District invites you to participate in its Electric Lawn Mower exchange program, coming to Inglewood this Saturday, May 21st. You can trade-in your old gas-powered … Continue reading

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2011 GCA Founders Fund Awarded

Attn: Garden Club Presidents…In case you haven’t heard… It is official—the 2011 Founders Fund winner was announced at the Garden Club of America Annual Meeting in Indianapolis on Friday and is “beyond the Beetle: A Strategy of Diversity” proposed by … Continue reading

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Open Days 2011

You won’t want to miss the fabulous local gardens open for one day only as part of the Garden Conservancy’s Open Days Program. The day offers hundreds of opportunities to learn and exchange gardening ideas – or to simply explore … Continue reading

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Tomorrow’s Garden

Stephen Orr, author of the Tomorrow’s Garden, featuring HPGC members’ Suzanne Rheinstein and Carolyn Bennett’s gardens at the Ebell last week. Over a 100 people attended. Orr presented hundreds of images from his book, all of which he took, featuring … Continue reading

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