• November 1 - 30th - Florjin Home fundraiser (see below)
  • November 24 - 10th - Festival of the Trees at Elm Bank  https://www.masshort.org/Festival-of-Trees
  • Dec. 1st, Friday - Library Winter planting, 9am  sign up here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30E0F4AA5AC2E5-winter
  • Dec. 3rdSunday - Post Office Winter planting, 1pm   Sign up here:http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0f4aa5ac2e5-post 
  • Dec. 6th - Sign up for the Dec. Workshop by this date!  $25 fee - Please mail a check made out to WGG to Ellen Subramaniam to reserve your spot
  • Dec. 13th, Wed. - December Workshop, Make it and Take it ($25 fee) 9:30am, Wakelin Room

December Workshop - Make it and Take it!  Dec. 13th.  (9am social, 9:30 business meeting, 10am workshop) Wakelin Room  $25 Fee
Please join us for a workshop lead by Angie Angino and Arlene Bodoff.  We will be making a beautiful centerpiece similar to the one pictured below which is perfect for the table or sideboard.  Your fee of $25 reserves your spot for the workshop.  Members only can sign up before Dec. 6th after which remaining spots will be available to guests.  Please mail your check made out to WGG to Ellen Subramaniam, 43 Abbott Rd, 02481

Fundraiser - Florijn 10% off - Shop during November
We are excited to share with everyone a wonderful shopping opportunity for the month of November, just in time for those holiday gifts.  The Florijn November fundraiser is both a 10 percent discount off prices and also a 10 percent profit of sales (from WGG member purchases) to WGG club (for the ENTIRE month of November).  A double whammy and so generous of Florijn!  The Florijn coupon will be emailed to you on 11/1.

Civic Improvement - Post Offices:

Sunday, Dec. 3rd from 1 -3:30pm - Winter planting - On the afternoon of Sunday, December 3rd, we are looking for 9-10 volunteers to help plant the winter post office window boxes and complete clean-up of the beds under and around the window boxes.  Please meet at the main post office in Wellesley at 1:00 pm and bring your WGG apron and gardening gloves.  The event will finish around 3:30 pm, but please come even if you have to leave early!  We will have cider and snacks for sustenance.  

Civic Improvement - Library: 
Friday, Dec. 1st, 9am - Meet at the back of the library to help with the winter plantings.   Sign up here:  http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30E0F4AA5AC2E5-winter

Just a reminder, all active members must sign up to bring something on the Hospitality Sign up Genius to one of the 5 regular meetings  at the Wellesley Free Library in either October, November, December, March or May. The Sign Up Genius is currently listing all 5 meetings so please pick a date to contribute food, a beverage or flowers for the table.  

50th Anniversary Luncheon:

Save the Date for our 50th Anniversary luncheon on Wed. April 11th, 11am - 2pm at Wellesley Country Club. 


  • April Newsletter

    Posted Apr 20, 2017, 9:50 AM by Wellesley Gardeners' Guild
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Remember!  The Monthly Deadline for the W.G.G. 

Newsletter is the 15th!

Please make sure to submit any information for the WGG newsletter by the 15th. 
Please include at least one photo and at least a couple of sentences with your submission.
Submit your updates, information and photo to Beth Shedd (epshedd@aol.com)

Ideas for submission:
    • program information for next month’s meeting
    • planting information for post offices and library
    • pictures and information about new members
    • pictures of past events
    • gardening tips or upcoming events nearby

The Wellesley Gardeners' Guild, begun in 1968, has contributed to the beautification of Wellesley through our many civic projects. Along the way, we have opened our homes, our gardens, and our hearts to each other. 

Current Civic Projects of the Wellesley Gardeners' Guild:

  • Wellesley Post Offices: Plant and maintain window boxes at both the Wellesley Hills and Wellesley Square Post offices in the spring, summer, and fall. Decorate both post offices for the holidays. 
  • Town Square Clock Garden: Provide funding to Wellesley for seasonal plantings for the town Square Clock Garden located in front of The Gap on Central Street. 
  • Museum of Fine Arts: “Art in Bloom” arrangement participant. 
  • Wellesley Free Library: Container plantings at both main entrances to the building in the Fall, Winter, Spring and Summer. 
  • Wellesley Spelling Bee Participant 

Past Projects: Planted annuals in conjunction with the town horticulturist at the Warren and Washington Streets intersection. Donor to Reidy Field. Donor to Wellesley High School and Middle School.

Members of:

  • Garden Club Federation of Massachusetts
Website: www.gcfm.org,
Email: gcfm@verizon.net
President: Betty Sanders (2015-2017) 
Address: 26 Pine St. Medfield, MA 02052
Phone: 508.359.9453
  • National Council of State Garden Clubs 
  • Council of Wellesley Garden Clubs