Littleton
Country
Gardeners
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Our club was established in 1959 and Federated in 1960. We are a member of the Garden Club Federation of Massachusetts, Inc. and National Garden Clubs, Inc.

The Club members meet the fourth Tuesday morning each month from September through May. Most of the meetings are held at the New England Forestry Foundation located at 32 Foster Street, or at a location published in the yearly Program Book.

A different educational program is included with each month’s meeting. All programs are garden related with subjects including garden cooking, fairy and elf gardens, care of fruit trees, beekeeping, container gardening, edible centerpieces, attracting butterflies to the garden, herb gardens, edible teas, sustainable farming, and many more. We also go on field trips (Tower Hill, Mount Auburn Cemetery, Nashoba Winery, Garden in the Woods, private home gardens, etc.) and hold a luncheon at the May meeting.

This is a working club! Each member is assigned one Civic site in Littleton (of 13 total sites currently) and to one Committee within the Club (Garden Therapy, Program, Horticulture, Library, Civics, and other appointed committees) The plantings at each Civic site are changed four times per year. Members also take turns placing a floral arrangement or plant at the front desk of the Reuben Hoar Library each Monday.

Our Club does activities with seniors in town once a month and also annually gives trees to third graders in town. We hold a plant sale on the Common on the second Saturday in May annually, and we have a table at the Holiday Bazaar held the first Saturday of December.

We have lots of fun while working together as a team. Being a member gives you the opportunity to meet others, build friendships, and learn about gardening.

For more information about us, or to attend a meeting as a guest, please 

Thank you again for your interest!

The Littleton Country Gardeners are very saddened by the passing of our current President,

Peg McLaughlin,

a lovely woman.

 
Membership Info
You are welcome to attend our next meeting
as a guest.
 
 
Get In Touch!

We're happy to answer your questions.

 
Meeting Schedule

Following the recommendation of Littleton health officials we have cancelled meetings for the rest of the season.

 

Our annual May plant sale will be postponed until September.

 

Instead we will be active through the Spring and Summer maintaining our civic sites around town. In addition, we are working with a landscape architect to enhance the plantings at the Town Offices on Shattuck Street.

 
Announcements & News
Our 2020-2021 season will start in September 2020.

Anyone interested in joining The Littleton Country Gardeners is welcome to attend this meeting as our guest.  Contact LittletonCountryGardeners@gmail.com for more information.

 
Club Officers
Peg McLaughlin - President
Ginybel Belgira - Vice President
Deb Rosson - Secretary
Kitty O'Connor - Treasurer
 
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Waltham, MA 02451

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