Circles meet 1st Tuesday --> September to May (Daffodil Circle meets 1st Wednesday)
Pioneer Garden Club offers opportunities to its members to be involved with local community efforts to conserve natural resources, beautify public areas and advance the artistic use of plant materials.
Members shall have the privilege of voting and holding office in the Pioneer Garden Club.
How to become a member: Complete a Membership form and follow the simple instructions on the form.
Find an Activity that interests you:
Fun with Flowers: Fun with Flowers is a workshop that provides materials and demonstration for making a basic flower arrangement using fresh plant material. Attendees at the workshop make the arrangement and take it with them. Four workshops are offered during the months October through April. Find the dates and locations on the Calendar if Events.
Gardening Circles: Discover the benefits of gardening by sharing and learning with a small group of members. Four Gardening Circles meet monthly to provide a format for members to focus on common interests in gardening. Each circle plans field trips, programs and social activities that meet their specific needs.
Friendship Gathering: The Pioneer Garden Club supports the protection and conservation of natural resources. We accomplish this mission through our civic beautification projects at local public parks. Each year the club organizes a gathering of friends and members to raise funds for these projects.
Poinsettia Fund Raiser for Scholarships: A holiday tradition from the Pioneer Garden Club of Ocala. The holidays are busy and members can spread a bit of cheer by delivering fresh-from-the-greenhouse poinsettias to friends and neighbors, local businesses and churches in the Greater Ocala area.
Annual Club Celebration Luncheons: Celebrating accomplishments is so important to the health of an organization. Each Spring the club celebrates gardening and all its benefits for individuals and for the community of Ocala and Marion County.
What is Fun with Flowers? Fun with Flowers is a workshop created by the Florida Federation of Garden Clubs, Inc. that provides materials and demonstrations for making a basic flower arrangement. Attendees at the workshop make the arrangement to take home.
Who can attend? Pioneer Garden Club of Ocala offers Fun with Flowers for adults through a variet of publicly accessible venues. A special youth Fun with Flowers is offered at the Marion County Library headquarters each winter.
How to Attend? Fill out the application and send it to the address listed.
Nov 9, 2019 - Veteran's arrangement - Fun with Flowers form November2019
October 23, 2018 - Halloween arrangement -Fun with Flowers form Oct2018
January 22, 2019 - Learn to make a perfect bow -Fun with Flowers form Jan2019
March 12, 2019 - Create a flower basket with Designer Jill Stephens of Blooming Events
Fun with Flowers form Mar2019
April 16, 2019 - Designer Jill Stephens will guide in how to make a Spring arrangement
Cost? $25.00 payable in advance by check. Send it with the form.
The Pioneer Garden Club supports the protection and conservation of natural resources. We accomplish this mission through our civic beautification projects at local public parks. Each year the club organizes a gathering of friends and members to raise funds for these projects.
At this year's Friendship Gathering, many fun activities are planned, such as a Table games, raffles, an educational speaker, food and social fun!
Pioneer Garden Club of Ocala, Inc. offers scholarships to Ocala high school students who have been accepted and plan to attend a Florida college or university and major in Ecology, Horticulture, Landscape Design, Conservation, Botany, Forestry or Marine Biology. Fill out the Scholarship form and send by the due date.