Wollaston Garden Club Awards

On June 1, 2016 GCFM President Betty Sanders presented three awards to outgoing WGC President Anita Fasano.  Awards were Publicity Press Book Certificate of Merit, First Place in the Extra Large Club category, Yearbook Certificate of Merit in 100-300 Member Category, and a certificate commemorating the 85th anniversary of our Federation.  Congrats to everyone involved. 

Colleen, GCFM President, Heidi Kost-Gros, Jan, and Claire, accepting awards on behalf of the club at the GCFM 2013 Annual Meeting.

 

 

2013

New England Spring Flower Show

“Amateur Horticulture Division

Structures Competition –

Large Bay Window: East Exposure”

Second Place: Wollaston Garden Club

 

The Garden Club Federation of Massachusetts, Inc.

“Continuing Civic Projects Award”

For the planting of city planters at intersections.

 

The Garden Club Federation of Massachusetts, Inc.

“Virginia Thurston Landscape Design Award”

For the on going maintenance of the Peace and Atrium Gardens

At the Thomas Crane Public Library.

 

The Garden Club Federation of Massachusetts, Inc.

“Second Place (Large Club): Publicity Press Book Award

Wollaston Garden Club

 

The Garden Club Federation of Massachusetts, Inc.

“First Place (Large Club)” Yearbook Award

Wollaston Garden Club

 

National Garden Club Award

“Civic Achievement”

For Intersection Planters

Wollaston Garden Club of Quincy

 

New England Region

“President’s Projects: Protecting Aquatic Ecosystems

Certificate of Appreciation of Award Participation”

Wollaston Garden Club

 

Youth Contests

 

The Garden Club Federation of Massachusetts, Inc.

“High School Essay Contest: Protecting Aquatic Ecosystems

First Place:

Sponsored by Wollaston Garden Club

 

 

2012

The Garden Club Federation of Massachusetts, Inc.

“Mildred S. Parker Conservation Award”

A silver bowl to the Wollaston Garden Club for their commitment to educate the public regarding the need to daylight the Town Brook

and to work to protect the fragile ecosystem.

 

The Garden Club Federation of Massachusetts, Inc.

“First Place (Large Club): Publicity Press Book Award

Wollaston Garden Club

 

National Garden Clubs, Inc

“Third Place (Large Club): Certificate of Commendation -

Publicity Press Book”

Wollaston Garden Club

 

New England Region

“Certificate in Appreciation of Award Participation -

Publicity Press Book”

Wollaston Garden Club

 

The Garden Club Federation of Massachusetts, Inc.

“Certificate of Commendation”

Pat Artis, Wollaston Garden Club

For outstanding Community Activism on behalf of the Legislative Action

on the Extended Redemption Bottle Bill

 

The Garden Club Federation of Massachusetts, Inc.

“Helen DeOrsay Friedberg Tribute Scholarship”

Anneli Johnson of Wollaston Garden Club –

Environmental Study School

 

Youth Contests

 

The Garden Club Federation of Massachusetts, Inc.

“High School Essay Contest – Benefits of Community Gardens”

First Place: Kelsey Fischer

Sponsored by Wollaston Garden Club

 

The Garden Club Federation of Massachusetts, Inc.

“Poetry Contest – Colorful Fruits and Tasty Vegetables”

First Place (Grade 7): Ashley Philibert

First Place (Grade 5): Bashar Abraham

Sponsored by the Wollaston Garden Club

 

The National Garden Clubs, Inc

“Poetry Contest – Colorful Fruits and Tasty Vegetables”

Second Place (Grade 7): Ashley Philibert

Sponsored by the Wollaston Garden Club

 

6/12: The Garden Club Federation of Massachusetts, Inc.

“Woody Owl Poster Contest”

Third Place (Grade 1): Anya Brenner

Second Place (Grade 3) Susan Hoare

Sponsored by the Wollaston Garden Club

 

2010

Quincy City Council

“Outstanding Service to the Community”

Wollaston Garden Club for enhancing beautification efforts

with intersection planters throughout the city

 

National Garden Clubs, Inc

“Second Place: School Yard Gardens

Wollaston Garden Club and Lincoln Hancock School

 

2009

The Garden Club Federation of Massachusetts, Inc.

“Helen DeOrsay Friedberg Tribute Scholarship”

Cynthia Lewis of Wollaston Garden Club –

Landscape Design School

 

2007

New England Spring Flower Show

“Amateur Horticulture Division

Structures Competition –

Large Bay Window: East Exposure”

First Place: Wollaston Garden Club

 

2005

New England Flower Show

“Design Division: Club Competition

Vignette – Vera Wang”

First Place: Wollaston Garden Club

Judges’ Comment: “Simply Vera”