Organized April 27, 1947
Garden Club of Georgia, Laurel District
Marietta Council of Garden Clubs
This is a very active garden club, centered in East Cobb County, Georgia.
see the 2017 floral designs at the Fair!
- A nectar garden surrounds the active bee hive at the park, providing nourishment for the resident bees and educational signage about the bees and plants for visitors.
- A Memory Garden is home to native trees and shrubs that like "wet feet", and are planted in memory of members no longer with us.
Memory trees are planted at McFarlane Nature Park. (click for larger images)
The North Georgia State Fair flower shows, sponsored by the Marietta Council of Garden Clubs, are a busy two-week project for our members who were active participants, filling the roles of
Members serve as placement and judging clerks as well.
Many Sope Creek members participate as volunteers, exhibitors, and speakers at the Southeast Flower Show
Go to the photo links
to see images from
See photos of the flower shows at the North Georgia State Fair.
Sope Creek has had lots of winners!
Our meetings are held at
505 Kennesaw Ave Marietta
Wed October 4
Wed November 1 "Pressed Flowers" with Becky Blades, Master Gardener
Wed December 6 Annual Holiday Potluck lunch with Williamsburg Wreath Demo
Wed January 3 'Orchids 101" with Sondra Nierenber, Master Gardener
Wed February 7 "Landscaping 101" with Susan Wright of Autumn Hill Nursery
If you are looking for a garden club home in East Cobb, or call 770-955-1303.
Take a look at our Photo pages.
Trip to Dunaway
Field trips, pot lucks, flower arranging are all part of the annual schedule.