- Arbor Day
GCGL donates a tree, and participates in its planting at a Lansing area school each Spring. click for more
- Flower Show
- Blue Star Memorial Plaque Garden – Frances Park Lansing
Dedication and maintenance of the landscaping around the memorial.
- Corn Planting Project
GCGL supplies corn and soil filled pots plus instructions to the first and second grade classrooms of several Lansing area schools each Spring. This allows the students to learn about growing corn. Many use their plants to start a garden at their homes.
Learn more about the Corn Project by going to the Michigan Corn website. There are links to publications about corn production and corn based products. There are also videos and activities for kids. For activities about the Junior Gardening Corn Project, please click here.
- District II-B Flower Show
Held in Mid-March each year at MSU Pavilion in conjunction with the Home and Garden Show. See Flower Show page
- Greens Market
This is GCGL’s only fundraiser. It is held the first Saturday of December each year. For more information…
- Hawk Island Gardens landscaping project
We provide plant material and other supplies to help maintain a garden at Hawk Island County Park.
- Junior Gardening
GCGL works with one area Elementary school to develop a wildlife habitat on school grounds.
- National Garden Club, Inc. Support
Promote the sales of Vision of Beauty Calendars for members.
- Neighborhood Beautification Awards
Each year the club tours and awards Lansing area residents’ gardens for their landscaping design, excellence and beauty.
- Scott Center Sunken Garden
GCGL provides plant material and labor to maintain this Historic Garden on the grounds of our meeting location. For more information, see the Scott Sunken Garden page
- Scott Center Circle and Front Gardens
GCGL provides plant material and labor to maintain these gardens on the grounds of our meeting location.
- Twigs – Club Newsletter
Communication and informational instrument for club members.