Programs

Speaker events for the 2017-2018 season:

Weather Myths and Mysteries!

The Rocky Hill Garden Club will host speaker meteorologist Art Horn, for the presentation “Weather Myths and Mysteries” at the Rocky Hill Community Center. A broadcast meteorologist for 25 years, Art Horn now dedicates his time to public speaking events on various weather related topics.

This event is free and open to the public.
New members are welcome! Please join us!


Monday, October 2, 2017
Rocky Hill Community Center
761 Old Main St.
Rocky Hill, CT. 06067
10:00 am

For more information: info@rhctgardenclub.org

Saving Connecticut Farmland

The Rocky Hill Garden Club will host speaker Joan Nichols, Director of Member Relations and Community Outreach for the Connecticut Farm Bureau, for the presentation “Saving Connecticut Farmland” at the Rocky Hill Community Center. The Mission of the Connecticut Farm Bureau is to elevate the stature of agriculture in our state through education, market promotion and legislative advocacy, to increase farm income and improve the quality of life not only for Connecticut farmers, but also for their consumers.

This event is free and open to the public.
New members are welcome! Please join us!


Tuesday, May 8, 2018
Rocky Hill Community Center
761 Old Main St.
Rocky Hill, CT. 06067
10:00 am

For more information: info@rhctgardenclub.org

Past Programs

Teabags Project

In November, 2016, members brought together the herbs they have grown all season with some other purchased ingredients to make tea. Members filled new teabags guided by herbal and black tea recipes as well as their own experiments. After, we sampled our different teas.

Vegetable Quilt Project

In 2014, members created a beautiful quilt showcasing vegetables, the theme of the year. It was raffled to a very lucky entrant.

Leafy Greens Containers

Members created beautiful containers of leafy greens to adorn their porches and patios for the summer.

Fall Wreaths

Members met at Comstock Ferry for a workshop to create a seasonal wreath of dried greens and flowers.

Giuffrida Park Hike

Members hiked the trails of Giuffrida Park in Meriden, CT on a crisp bright autumn day.

Thankful Arnold House Tour

Members met at the Thankful Arnold House in Durham for a house and garden tour of the historic property.