Programs, Meetings and Events

January 9, 2020- 9:30 social, 10:00 speaker

SSGC Meeting

Location: Heritage Sandy Springs Community Room

Speaker:  SSGC Judges

Program:  SSGC Judges Challenge Live!            

January 13, 2020 - 9:30 am refreshments, 10 am meeting

Fulton Federation Meeting

Location: Canterbury Court - 3750 Peachtree Road, NE Atlanta 30319

Speaker: Chris Adams

Program: Gardens Around the World

January 14, 2020 - 10:30 am

Dogwood District Fall Board Meeting

Location: Sandy Springs Library

February 6, 2020 - 9:30 social, 10:00 speaker

SSGC Meeting

Location: Heritage Sandy Springs Community Room

Speaker: Sara Henderson, Director of Gardens, Oakland Cemetery

Program:  “Yes Virginia there are more than just daffodils and tulips bulbs to plant for spring" -

Learn about the many tried and true species that are underused or forgotten in our gardens today.

March 5, 2020 - 9:30 am social, 10:00 speaker

SSGC Meeting

Location: Heritage Sandy Springs Community Room

Speaker:  Pat Fiorello

Program:  Flowers as Nature's Muse Flowers as Muse; A Natural Inspiration for Art

A professional fine artist, instructor and author, Pat Fiorello has a commitment to creating and sharing Beauty that elevates people above the stressful fray of everyday life. Her talk, "Flowers as Muse; A Natural Inspiration for Art” addresses the history of flowers as a theme in art over the centuries, why flowers have been a natural inspiration for artists and why beauty matters more than ever in our lives today. Learn more about Pat and her artwork at patfiorello.com

Bio Pat Fiorello is an award winning fine artist, instructor and author of Bella Italia, Italy Through the Eyes of an Artist. Her work has been featured in over 20 one-woman shows and included in over 75 juried exhibitions. Inspired to devote her life to creating and sharing beauty, Pat made a radical career shift following a 20-year career in Marketing. After attending the Harvard Business School and serving as Vice President of Marketing of The Coca-Cola Company, in 2002 she followed her calling and dedicated her life to creating art on a full-time basis. Pat creates paintings that bring beauty to collectors the world over so they can feel energized and lifted above the stressful demands of everyday life. She also inspires others through teaching art and has led 18 international workshops in Italy, Spain, New Zealand and France, including private workshops at Monet’s Gardens in Giverny. You can learn more about Pat and her artwork at PatFiorello.com, Facebook.com/PatFiorelloArtist/ or Instagram@patfiorello.

March 9, 2020 - 9:30 am refreshments, 10 am meeting

Fulton Federation Meeting

Location: Canterbury Court - 3750 Peachtree Road, NE Atlanta 30319

Speaker: ???

Program: ?????

March 24-26, 2020

Garden Club of Georgia State Convention

Location: Macon

April 2, 2020- 9:30 am social, 10:00 speaker

SSGC Meeting

Location: Heritage Sandy Springs Community Room

Program: Plant Swap and Petite Pots for Grands

April 13-16, 2020

Deep South Convention

Location: Tampa

Third week of April 2020

Georgia Garden Week

May 2, 2020, Saturday

Historic Landscape Preservation Fundraiser and Tour

Location: Historic Roswell

May 7, 2020

SSGC Spring Luncheon

Location: TBD

May , 2020- 10:30 registration & coffee 11:00 Program

Fulton Federation Luncheon

Location: Ansley Golf Club

Speaker: TBD

Program: TBD

First full week of June 2020

National Garden Week