Originally organized in June of 1930 as “The Steel City Men’s Garden Club” and, renamed in the 1940’s as “The Men’s Garden Club of Youngstown Ohio” the organization is one of the oldest garden clubs in the country.
The purpose of The Men’s Garden Club of Youngstown is to create a better understanding of gardening and to encourage and promote the beautification of our community.In order to meet this endeavor, several civic projects are completed each year.
Meetings are held the first Wednesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. in the D. D. Davis Center at Fellows Riverside Garden.Members receive a monthly newsletter, “The Germinator,” which has timely gardening hints, club news and other local and regional horticultural events.Members also become members of The National Men’s Garden Club of America.
Our interests are as varied as yours.Whether your interest run from azaleas to zinnias, or asparagus to zucchinis you will definitely find some “common ground.”
Each year The Men’s Garden Club of Youngstown sponsors a horticultural show at the Davis Education and Visitors Center of Riverside Garden in Mill Creek Metro Park, which is open to the public.Anyone is welcome to participate including youth and adults.Sections included in the show are:
·Vegetables, Ornamentals, Fruits, Annuals, Perennials, Biennials
·Dahlias, Roses, Bulbs, Tubers, etc. Potted Plants, Bonsai
·Cacti, Succulents, Woody Plants or Trees, Hanging Containers
Membership is open to residensts of the Mahoning Valley with an interest in gardening.
To join, contact us at:
Men's Garden Club of Youngstown Ohio
Canfield, OH 44406