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Announcements 2019-2021

  • Tri-Council Call to Membership Meeting - Tuesday 9/10/2019 FROM:  Tri-Council PresidentTO: All members of Tri-Council and members of Environmental CC, Gardening CC, and Landscape Design CC.DATE: Tuesday, September 10, 2019T ...
    Posted Aug 12, 2019, 4:26 PM by Info district4ffgc
  • Got a horticultural or flower arranging question? Email the FFGC experts!   Email the FFGC experts!  
    Posted Aug 12, 2019, 3:32 PM by Dianne Battle
  • District IV Events - Mark Your Calendars Our autumn events are scheduled.  As details are finalized, they will be posted here.  But for now, please save the dates for the following:District IV Fall Meeting:  Friday, October ...
    Posted Jul 28, 2019, 9:19 AM by Dianne Battle
  • 2019-2021 Yearbook Information For clubs needing to compile their yearbooks, check out the link to the information from the FFGC Awards section.  The section also lists important dates and places for FFGC, DSR ...
    Posted Jun 23, 2019, 10:02 AM by Dianne Battle
  • Summer Reading List Grab a sun hat, a lemonade, and a magazine.  And why not start with the summer issue of The Florida Gardener?  If you can't locate your paper copy you ...
    Posted Jun 19, 2019, 8:38 AM by Dianne Battle
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About This Website:

Hello fellow gardeners!  

We have a new website with a new name: 

We hope you find this site, designed and built for YOU by your fellow District IV members, useful!  It showcases District IV activities and announcements and provides information you can use to contact member clubs/circles, as well as District officers and chairmen.  Like a garden, a website is always a work in progress.  :-)

The links on the left sidebar take you to the major sections within this site.  Note that there is a Sitemap  link that lists all the pages here. There is also a Search feature shown in the upper right-hand corner of each page. The documents are in Adobe PDF form.  If you cannot open them, download the free Adobe PDF Reader

If you have questions about this site, please use the Contact link.

Director's Message

Joy Elrod

Joy Elrod
District IV Director 2019-2021

Theme:  The Power of Nature’s Beauty

[Joy is a former president and Vice President of the Fleming Island Garden Club of Fleming Island and Assistant Director of FFGC District IV. As District IV Director, Joy is also on the Board of the Florida Federation of Garden Clubs.She is also twice past President of Clay County Master Gardeners. She is also past President of the Friends of the Fleming Island Library and is currently Assistant-Director of Clay County’s Sheriff’s NET Zone 3.]

It gives me great pleasure to serve as FFGC’s District IV Director for 2019-2021. Our clubs are motivated and ready to share Mother Nature’s Power and Beauty with each of their communities.. All our fourteen clubs are encouraged by your District as well as their members to showcase their knowledge to everyone by revealing the gifts of nature. I desire our fourteen clubs to make publicly known, their upcoming programs through our District IV website,, and Facebook page and to develop a strong rapport within their area.
There are so many educational opportunities offered thru FFGC! There are also online classes and different locations to attend seminars, class and shows. Stay in tune with the FFGC website,, to see what is being offered and I will also keep you abreast of what is eminent.

Again, thank you District IV members for this exciting opportunity to serve you.  My personal email address is  I am at your beck and call!