The Shepherd Park Plaza (SPP) Garden Club has been promoting the love of gardening, supporting neighborhood events and projects, and fostering friendship for over 40 years. Monthly meetings are held the 2nd Monday evening of each month, September through May, beginning at 6:45 pm. The meetings typically include a light meal, program, business meeting and fellowship. Programs are varied and can include guest speakers, hands-on projects, or demonstrations. The club also coordinates occasional outings to gardens or areas of interest. In December, In lieu of a meeting, members revel at their annual Christmas Party. Please check the calendar in the Plaza Pulse for dates and location.
Annual dues are only $25; whether you are a master gardener or want to learn the basics in gardening, we welcome all men and women in the neighborhood to join the SPP Garden Club.
Special projects include:
- Maintaining the Memorial Beds in Shepherd Park
- Gardening activities at Durham Elementary School
- Assisting in the care of the Garden Oaks/Shepherd Park Plaza Community Garden on Alba
- Providing desserts at Civic Club sponsored neighborhood meetings
- Sponsoring a Junior Gardener booth at the Civic Club Fall neighborhood meeting
- Supporting Ann’s Labyrinth in Shepherd Park
If you would like to visit one of our meetings, please contact us; we would be thrilled to have you meet us! Please check the Plaza Pulse for the Garden Club contact number.