Welcome To The Lebanon Garden Club

We are a non-profit organization serving gardeners in greater Lebanon. Our goals are — Promote & encourage the art of gardening & the study of horticulture; Aid in the protection & conservation of native trees, shrubs, wildflowers & natural resources; Promote civic beauty & roadside improvements; & Cooperate with other agencies interested in these projects.

“I pledge to protect and conserve the natural resources of the planet earth and promise to
promote education so we may become caretakers of the air, water, forest, land, and wildlife.

 Trudie Bason President
Lebanon, OR 97355

Joli Root 
Vice President


Lebanon Garden Club is a non-profit organization and a member of:

Santiam District of OSFGC, Inc.

National Garden Clubs, Inc. 

Third Monday OCT.-APR
First Christian Church
170 E. Grant 
corner of Grove
member's homes

Time: 12:00 noon unless stated otherwise.

All Meetings Open
to the Public

2015 Standard Flower Show
106th Strawberry Festival

June 5, Friday, 1 - 4:30pm

June 6, Saturday, Noon - 4:30pm

Evangelical Church of Lebanon

75 E. Ash St., Lebanon

Admission Free

Flower Show Committee
  • Show Chair: Elsie Kuenzli
  • Committee Members: Dona Townsend, Trudie Bason,  Joli Root,  Sylvia Wood,                 Dena Williams, Sharon Swoverland, Donna Deacon, Betty Gentry-McGowan                    
  • Quilt Show: Carol McGlauflin  (Santiam Scrappers Quilt Guild)
  • Art Show: Linn County Arts Guild

Flower Show Setup, Judging, Pickup

            Entries received: 

  •   Thursday , June 4,  7pm–9 pm
  •   Friday, June 5,   7am–9 am
  •    Judging Time: June 5th - 10 am
  •    Pickup Entries: June 6th - 4:30 pm
       Dismantling: June 6th - 5 pm 

"This is the best flower show that I have been to.  It is even better than the shows they have in Ventura County, California."  

(Comment from a Flower Show visitor)

Flower Show Schedule

  • You will find general rules, division sections, classes & awards in the Flower Show booklet.
  • After MAY 1st Pick up a copy at:
  • Lebanon Area Chamber of Commerce, 1040 Park St, Lebanon, 
  • Lebanon Senior Center
  • Green Thumb Nursery, in Lebanon, 
  • Timeless Gardens Nursery on Brewster Road, Lebanon
  • Lebanon Public Library

Strawberry Festival
Home of "World's Largest Shortcake"
June 4 - JUNE 7, 2015
Cheadle Lake Regional Park, Santiam Hwy at Weirick Dr, south of town

After being featured in the Grand Parade Saturday morning, the "World's Largest Strawberry Shortcake" is driven to Cheadle Lake Park and served free to over 25,000 spectators.

Strawberry Festival is a local summer highlight with the Junior and Grand Parades, a Strawberry 5K Run and One Mile Health Walk, Carnival, Fireworks Display, Open Air Country Fair, Queen's Coronation, the Garden Club's Standard Flower Quilt & Art Show and many other community events.

The Strawberry Festival website is filled with updated applications, schedules, and many photos. However, you must come to the park Saturday afternoon the taste the delicious shortcake.