First District
Federated Garden Clubs of New York State, Inc.
Director: Graceann Morawek
Co-Director: Virginia Bodrate
Assistant Director: Denise Solomon

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.

District One Flower Shows
District One holds  a flower show each year. 

Our last show, "Wedding Memories," held on June 16, 2018 was a big success.  Click here for details on this flower show. 

Click here for more information on recent past shows.

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 here to view District Flyer containing general and contacts information for our clubs.  For club specific sites click on the name of the club below. 

NEW: Click on the link below to access and article on District One published by the Staten Island Advance In July 2018. 
SI Advance Article