RGC members maintain the Winter Garden at the JC Raulston Arboretum as a place that sparkles with the color and form of bark, berries, and flowers during the cool season. Volunteers work with Arboretum staff to help with design, plant selection, maintenance, and keeping plant records.
If you would like to help with the Winter Garden, sign up here for email reminders and weather alerts for scheduled work dates.
Planned work dates for the remainging 2016-2017 Raleigh Garden Club Year are:
June 2 & 9
All work dates are on Fridays, 9:00 am, weather permitting at the JC Raulston Arboretum
Working in the Winter Garden at JC Raulston Arboretum
Raleigh Garden Club
Raleigh Garden Club
The Raleigh Garden Club, Inc. is a non-profit philanthropic and educational organization founded in 1925. Our objectives are to:
Study the art of gardening in all its aspects
Aid in the protection and conservation of natural resources
Assist in educating youth through programs and scholarships
Promote the maintenance of gardens and arboretums
Our general meetings are on the first Wednesday of each month in Raleigh, NC at the NC State University Club. We welcome guests and new members from the greater Raleigh area including Apex, Cary, Fuquay-Varina, Garner, Morrisville, Raleigh, Wake Forest, Wendell, and Zebulon. View our calendar for monthly programs.
Join us and enjoy the benefits of membership:
Develop friendships with other gardeners and share your experiences at our monthly meetings and social events
Expand your knowledge of landscape design, flower arranging, environmental study, flower shows, and basic horticulture
Help others by volunteering to maintain gardens, decorate for holidays, or create projects with children
Save money on plants at our special plant sale preview
Win plants, books, and garden-related items at our monthly door-prize drawings.
Enjoy fascinating programs, good company, and tasty food at our monthly lunch meetings.