Welcome to Deerpath Garden Club of Lake Forest!
Ex hortorum cultu, patientia, sapientia et amicita florebunt…
Through gardening, patience, knowledge and friendship will blossom.
Chicago Botanic Garden–Greenhouse Beauties
(Collage made with PhotoShop Express…an app you can get for your phone!)
Photo Credit: Judi Lindgren
Every season brings pleasure when we stop to look around. This month, enjoy photos of Lake Forest winter scenes taken by Bonita Friedland, Nancy Knollenberg, Judi Lindgren, Marge McClintock, and Nancy Stack. Also, be sure to visit our photo gallery to see wonderful photos of our holiday luncheon taken by Sherri Nichols.
“I have a garden of my own,
Shining with flow’rs of ev’ry hue;
I lov’d it dearly while alone,
But I shall love it more with you.”
– Thomas Moore
Icicles Pretending to be Birch Trees!
(Contrast increased to highlight stripes.)
Photo Credit: Judi Lindgren
“Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much.” ~Helen Keller
The Deerpath Garden Club of Lake Forest, a garden of friends serving the Lake Forest/Lake Bluff Community
Educational programs with our membership and community
Design and maintenance of civic gardens
Time, talent and funds toward local civic beautification projects
Missing gardening during these cold winter months? Or, are you looking for an easy project to introduce gardening to your grandchildren when they visit? Try growing your own greens indoors! Click on the short video for some “how to” tips.
Photo Credit: Sherri Nichols
A photograph of the late Priscilla Billington, along with words of tribute have been installed in the lobby of the Telegraph Road Train Station.
To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow.
Deerpath Garden Club of Lake Forest
Calendar of Events
Only dates are listed. Program details can be found in the Member’s Section of this site.
June 28, 2018 Annual Celebration Luncheon at Conway
August 23, 2018 Board Meeting
August 30, 2018 Opening General Meeting with Breakfast
September 20, 2018 Board Meeting
September 27, 2018 Veggie Garden at Lake Forest Place
October 17, 2018 Ladies’ Night Out
October 18, 2018 Board Meeting
October 25, 2018 Putting the Garden to Bed
November 15, 2018 Board Meeting
Thursday, November 29, 2018 Making Your Holiday Arrangement
December 5, 2018 Holiday Luncheon and Show
January 24, 2019 Board Meeting
January 31, 2019 Random Acts of Flowers
February 21, 2019 Board Meeting
February 28, 2019 Barb Untch, Floral Artist
March 21, 2019 Board Meeting
March 28, 2019 Gardening Tips with Chalet
April 18, 2019 Board Meeting
April 25, 2019 Azaleas with Corney Morgan
May 23, 2019 Board Meeting
May 30, 2019 Planting West Train Station Garden
June 27, 2019 Garden Club Luncheon
Cindy Ramadan, DPGC President /2015-2019
To access a printable copy of the site map of the public portion of this website, click here: Site Map of DPGC Website