First District
Federated Garden Clubs of New York State, Inc.
Director: Carol Berardi
Assistant Director: Alma DiSomone

Welcome to, the website for the First District of the Federated Garden Clubs of New York State. Our District is composed of five Federated Garden Clubs whose mission is to bring together people with a love for gardening and our environment and to help beautify our world. Being a member of a garden club is a great way to meet new friends and make your world a better place.

Upcoming District Flower Show
It's The Most Wonderful Time of the Year
Saturday, November 12, 2016
Click here to view the tri-fold (revised 7/24/16).

Loughi d'Italia, "Sites of Italy" 
Sponsored by the Richmond Evergreen Garden Club
September 19, 2015
New Dorp Moravian Church Parish Hall
Click here for the REVISED tri-fold for this upcoming show.

The "Baker Street Mysteries" District flower show held on 
June 6, 2015 was a big success.
Click here for more information.  

The Garden Line
The Garden Line is a quarterly publication of First District containing information about the District and its' clubs including club reports, upcoming events and more. 

Get Growing Articles
Get Growing is a series of articles on gardening topics written by Lee Gugliada and other members of the District that was published in the Staten Island Advance. Click here to view sample Get Growing articles.  

Our Clubs
Click on a link below for more information on the Clubs of the First District.