The Twin City Garden Club of Winston-Salem, North Carolina was established in 1925 and is a proud member of the Garden Club of America. The purpose of The Garden Club of America is to stimulate the knowledge and love of gardening; to share the advantages of association by means of educational meetings, conferences, correspondence and publications; and to restore, improve, and protect the quality of the environment through educational programs and actions within the fields of conservation and civic improvement.
Founded in 1913, The Garden Club of America is a national leader in the fields of horticulture, conservation and civic improvement. Currently, there are 196 member clubs in 40 states and Washington, D.C., as well as eight foreign courtesy clubs.
Twin City is also a member of:
The Garden Club Council of Winston-Salem/Forsyth County
The Garden Club Council was founded in 1932 to help “protect, preserve and beautify our environment.” Twin City is one of 22 Forsyth County garden clubs who participate in Garden Club Council activities. For more information on the GCC, click here.
The Garden Club of North Carolina
The objectives of the Garden Club of North Carolina, Inc. are:
- To provide a non-profit, philanthropic, and educational association for members.
- To coordinate the interests of all member garden clubs by association, conference, and correspondence.
- To study, in all its aspects, the art of gardening, particularly horticulture, and to cooperate with agencies furthering such interest.
- To encourage environmental improvement through civic development, beautification, restoration, and the protection and conservation of our natural resources.
- To assist in educating the youth of our state in the areas of garden club activity.
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