of the Virginia Federation of Garden Clubs, Inc.

of the Virginia Federation of Garden Clubs, Inc.

of the Virginia Federation of Garden Clubs, Inc.of the Virginia Federation of Garden Clubs, Inc.

Spring 2020

Tuesday, April 7, 2020


Eagle Eyrie Conference Center

(10 miles NW of Lynchburg, off Rt 501)

1 Eagle Eyrie Drive
Lynchburg, VA  24503 


The Big Island, Riverside and Village Garden Clubs will be our hosts. 


Program information is shown below. 


For more information please refer to  Call to Meeting (available in early March). 

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Did you hear who's coming to the Spring District Meeting?  (see Programs below)

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The Artful Garden

Elissa Steeves, Horticulture Teacher and Author


Elissa's garden is an outdoor gallery where the creative use of original art, artifacts, and well-chosen paint colors transforms her collection of green and growing into a 3D experience of focus and flow punctuated with delight.

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Elissa Steeves, Horticulture Teacher and Author

 A lifelong gardener and Virginia native, Elissa Steeves is a graduate of Virginia Tech with a B.S. in horticultural science and an M.S. in vocational technical education. She taught horticulture at the high school level for 30 years and was the junior author of Virginia's first Master Gardeners Handbook. Now retired for the past 14 years, she devotes herself to full-time gardening, garden travel, various horticulture committees, and garden talks. Her garden has been featured in Southern Living, Horticulture, and The Virginia Gardener magazines.