Pottawatomie Garden Club
Est. 1928 ~ A spirited, award-winning group serving the community of St. Charles, Illinois.
Meetings: 4th Monday of the month, February though October
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How to become a member:

— Attend two meetings (meetings/programs are held once a month from February through October)

— Fill out a New Member Form from the Membership Committee  [ click here for form ]

— Pay $30 annual membership dues

Active Membership Commitment:

— Attend at least ONE general meeting (excluding luncheons)

— Timely payment of annual dues (late fall)

— Participation in biennial Garden Walk, & each member is responsible for selling three tickets

— Participate in at least ONE activity per year

Activities include:
• Planting of the Bridges (May & September)
• Providing refreshments for a monthly meeting
• Dining out for 'Eat & Earn' fundraiser
• Library and Municipal Center window displays
• River Corridor native plant maintenance
• Committee for the Spring or Fall Luncheon
• Create centerpiece arrangement for a Luncheon
• Other activities designated by the Executive Committee

Associate Membership
Eligibility is available to an active member who has given ten or more years of service to the Club, but finds it impossible to continue to participate in the Club duties and activities, and wishes through their dues and interest to support the aims of the Club. An Associate Member is entitled to all the privileges of the Club except voting. They shall receive the Club Yearbook. Application for Associate membership must be made to the Executive Board.

Honorary Membership
Available for any active member who has given 20 or more years of service to the Club. An Honorary member shall have the privilege of attending all meetings and participating in activities at his/her desire, but is excused from all duties and the payment of dues. They shall receive the Club Yearbook. Application for Honorary membership must be to the Executive Board.

Membership RENEWAL FORM  [ Click here ]

Current membership: 125


General Meetings
Held on the 4th Monday of the month:

Baker Memorial Church
307 Cedar Ave., St. Charles, IL
11:30 am - Social time
Noon - Meeting begins, with program to follow

Check listing on Calendar page for off-site meetings.

2016 Board Meetings
Held on 2nd Monday of month
St. Charles Library, Huntley Rm.
9:30 am

February 8
March 14 - Carnegie Community Rm.
April 11 - Carnegie Community Rm.
May 9
June 13
July 11
August 8 - Carnegie Community Rm.
September 12
October 10
November 14 - Joint Board meeting