Membership Application
Date: ________________

Name:_____________________________________________________________________

Address: ___________________________________________________________________

Telephone number: ____________________________________

E-Mail: _______________________________________________

Have you been a member of another garden club?         Yes: _____   No: _____
If yes, please tell us where and what your position was.

___________________________________________________________________________

Have you any special talents, skills or expertise that you may be willing to share with our members?

______________________________________________________________________________

What do you hope to learn about or participate in as a member of our club?
Flower Arranging
Horticulture (Everything about growing plants)
Making Brewster beautiful
Workshops on ____________________________________________________________
Other suggestions? ________________________________________________________

How did you learn about our Garden Club?
Friend        
Newspaper
Other _________________________________________________________________
Word of mouth
                                                                                                                 
Every member of our garden club must participate in a Committee.  Below is a list of our Committees.  
Which might appeal to you?

Budding Ideas, our monthly newsletter
Civic Projects, planting Brewster’s public gardens
Communications, sending emails or postcards to members
Conservation, keeping track of local environmental issues
Educational Grants, giving small grants to schools
Festival of Tables, our fundraiser featuring tables and floral arrangements on a theme
Finance, keeping us on budget
Game Day, our fundraiser featuring games, prizes, refreshments and fun
Horticultural Education, learning and teaching, Beautification Award
Hospitality, providing refreshments for each meeting
Membership, greeting members, making nametags, introducing new members
Plant and Bake Sale, our spring fundraiser
Program, planning speakers for each meeting
Publicity, getting the word out to the public
Remembrance, honoring our ailing members with cards and flowers  
Scholarship, awarding our $3,000 annual scholarship to a high school senior
Special Luncheons, organizing our festive meetings at a local restaurant  
Day Trips, planning special bus trips for our members
Website, keeping the website current and lively
Yearbook, producing each year’s yearbook





KEEP THIS PART FOR YOUR INFORMATION.   
The Garden Club of Brewster meets on the First Wednesday of each month at 10:00 am from
September through June at the Northside United Methodist Church, 701 Airline Road, Brewster.   
Dues of $3
5.00 are paid upon joining and renewed in April and May.  
MEMBERS’ RESPONSIBILITIES:  Every member of our Club must provide refreshments at
one monthly meeting each year and participate in our annual Plant and Bake sale.  

Welcome to The Garden Club of Brewster, founded in 1954.
Be sure to get your copy of the Yearbook at the Membership table.  And remember to check out our
website at: www.gardenclubofbrewster.org