Welcome to the Raleigh Garden Club site! We encourage members to participate in the many and varied activities of the RGC. We hope you enjoy gardening with old and new friends at the Club.


The deadline has been extended for entries for the North Carolina State Fair Flower Show, due to Hurricane Florence. All entries need to be in by September 21. More information here.

Plant Delights Nursery has added an extra weekend for their Fall Open House September 21-23. In addition to their fabulous and unusual plants for sale, there will be educational talks at 10:00 and 2:00 each day, food trucks, garden art and a self-guided tour of Juniper Level Botanic Garden should not be missed!

September 28: Last day for early registration for the National Flower Show Judges Symposium to be held in Cary October 28-30. The symposium is open to anyone - not just judges. Details here.

The National Wildlife Federation is sponsoring a Garden For Wildlife Photo Contest in cooperation with National Garden Clubs. Entry deadline is October 12.

Upcoming Activities

September 24: Mon., 4:30 – 6:15 pm, Rosey Girls Garden Club, work on NGC posters. Note this date is a postponement from the original Sept. 17 meeting time (due to Hurricane Florence).

September 26-29: Wed.-Sat., NGC Fall Board Meeting, Orlando, FL

September 27: Thurs., 10:30 am, Environmental Group, tour Brie Arthur’s foodscape garden, 

September 28 – October 7: Dixie Classic Fair and Flower Shows, Winston-Salem, NC. More information here.  

October 4: Thurs. 10:30 am, Garden Therapy activity at Morningside Assisted Living

Save The Dates 

Upcoming GCNC and NGC schools

Flower Show School Course 3: November 5-7, Course 4: April 15-17, 2019 Brookstown Inn, Winston Salem, NC
More information here.

Gardening Study School -  Course 2: Oct 22-23  JCRA, Raleigh, NC

National Flower Show Judges Symposium - October 28-30,  Embassy Suites Hotel, Cary, NC. Open to all - not just judges. 


Monthly Program and Lunch Meeting

Guests welcome! Meetings are the first Wednesday of each month at 10:30-1:00, and are usually held at the NC State University Club (full details below).  Meetings include a catered lunch so reservations must be made by the Wednesday before each meeting.

Next Meeting:

Reservations and Cancellations Required

To ensure we have enough seats, reservations are REQUIRED even if you choose "No Lunch", Guests can request a reservation here. Members reserve through your emailed invitation or follow the instructions on the Meeting Reservations webpage

Our caterers charge for everyone who reserves a space. If you are unable to attend, please remember to cancel to avoid receiving an invoice.

Cost of Lunch

Lunch is $19.00. This includes gratuity and a set-up fee of $2.00 per person. Those requesting “no lunch” must still pay the $2.00 set-up fee. Please do not bring food or beverages of any kind to our luncheons. - this is a State Health Code violation.