Darien Park District

Darien Garden Club

The Darien Garden Club is a friendly organization filled with fun people who enjoy gardening and want to learn more about their hobby. If you are interested in gardening, you are invited to visit us as a guest at any meeting. You will be greeted warmly and made welcome. Guest may attend two meetings prior to becoming a member. Membership is $30 annually.

For more information, contact Claudia Borowski, President of the Darien Garden Club at 630-427-1148 or email her at dariengardenclub@gmail.com.
WHERE: St. John’s Lutheran Church, 7214 S. Cass Ave. in Darien.
WHEN: 7:00pm the first Monday of each month (except holidays) - social time from 6:30pm

2013 Plant Sale

Upcoming Programs

 

March 5, 2018
PRESENTATION: Fairy Gardens


6:30pm - Social
7:00pm-Presentation by Jan Hanson
8:00pm-General Meeting

Jan Hanson comes to us from the University of Illinois Extension. She is a Master Gardener since 2007, with gardening experience for over 35 years and specializes in education in art and design.

Within the Master Gardener Program, Jan has offered advice to homeowners while working Help Desks at local libraries and through the Help Line at the Extension office. Jan volunteers at Kline Creek Farm and is an active member of the Speakers Bureau.

Jan's varied interests in gardening include architectural elements in garden design, as well as, garden photography, ponding and water gardening and perennials. Her home has been featured in many garden and pond walks over the last 8 years. She was the recipient of the Village of Bartlett "Pride in Ownership Award" in 2005 and "Pillar of the Community" Award in 2006. In 2010, Jan received a State Outstanding Master Gardener Award and in 2013, a Sustained Excellence Award.

We are delighted to have her as our guest speaker!