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The Federated Garden
Clubs Of Connecticut,
Inc. Awards

THE FEDERATED GARDEN CLUBS OF CONNECTICUT, INC. AWARDS

CERTIFICATE OF ACHIEVEMENT
Gwen Berg, Greenhouses Chair.

CONSERVATION CITATION
For the monthly presentation of an endangered plant using display information from the Herbarium.

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
 Silver tray awarded for Garden Therapy.

PUBLIC RELATIONS AWARDS
Publicity Pressbooks, third place in the Large Club category.

CITATIONS
1991 - For work with local organizations in construction and maintenance of island beds at the junction of Routes 7 and 33.
1992 - Horticulture Award for outstanding division, "Bouquets for 70 Years," a standard flower show.
1992 - Staging Award for distinguished staging, "Bouquets for 70 Years," a standard flower show.

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
1992 - Silver tray awarded for Civic Development to a club with sixty or more members. "Keep Wilton Beautiful” campaign.

CERTIFICATE OF ACHIEVEMENT
1992 "Bouquets for 70 Years,” a standard flower show.

PAULINE B. TYLER AWARD
1993 – For excellence in promoting conservation and/or legislation. Conservation Committee for Ferns & Flowering Plants of Wilton.

CERTIFICATE OF ACHIEVEMENT
1999 - "Lasting Impressions," a standard flower show

YEARBOOK AWARD
1999 - Class VI, First Place

CITATIONS
2001 - Publication Award for Monthly Newsletter, First Place for Extra Large Club
2003 - Publication Award for Monthly Newsletter, First Place for Extra Large Club

CERTIFICATE OF MERIT
2003 – Tommy Donnan Certificate of Merit for Club Publication of “Perennial Favorites, Recipes from Gardeners,” published May 2002

LUCILLE SCHAVOIR AWARD
2005 - Wilton Garden Club for outstanding garden club work

CITATIONS
2005 - Outstanding Horticulture Division, “Wicked Enchantment,” a standard flower show.  Superior Schedule, “Wicked Enchantment,” a standard flower show. Distinguished Staging, “Wicked Enchantment,” a standard flower show.

HORTICULTURAL EXCELLENCE AWARD
2007 - Green House, workshops and plant sale.

COMMUNITY AWARD
2007 - Wilton’s Wondrous Trees.

ELLEN CARDER AWARD
2007 – Bobbie Shavell, for overall excellence in horticulture.

LILLIAN M. RATHBURN AWARD 
2007 - Melinda Wolcott, for excellence in all areas of garden club work.

CERTIFICATE OF INDIVIDUAL ACHIEVEMENT
2007 – Garden Therapy Educational Exhibit on Solar/Geothermal installation at 11 Belden Hill Road during “Bountiful Fare” a Standard Flower Show and house tour.

TRIBUTE AWARD
2013 – Suzanne Knutson, for excellence in landscape design.

THE MARY LONCIN FLOWER SHOW AWARD
2014 - "Timeless Gatherings", the highest scoring flower show in the state

NGA AWARD # 57 -ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
2014 - Excellence of a Standard Flower Show in a Public Building, "Timeless Gatherings"

CITATIONS 
2014 - Excellence in Design,  "Timeless Gatherings"; Excellence in Horticulture,  "Timeless Gatherings"; Excellence in Educational Exhibits, "Timeless Gatherings": Excellence in Photography, "Timeless Gatherings"; Excellence in Schedule, "Timeless Gatherings"

CERTIFICATE OF APPRECIATION 
2014- Michele Klink and Carole Steiner,  "New Year's Night" in "A Taste of the Holidays - Whimsical & Wonderful Tablescapes, "Timeless Gatherings"

 

 

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