Garden Club Member Bonnie E. Smith

Garden Club Member Betty Coates

El Cerrito garden club


The El Cerrito Garden Club selects projects that stimulate the knowledge and love of gardening among amateurs, aid in the protection of native trees, plants, and birds; and encourage civic planting.

  • Collect Penny Pine donations for U.S. Forest Service Reforestation Program
  • Sponsor Sundar Shadi Garden Beautification contest for non-members with prizes awarded
  • Propagate and sell plants at citywide event in El Cerrito, and at Monthly Meetings
  • Exhibit flower arrangements by members at Monthly Meetings
  • Celebrate Arbor Day by planting trees in El Cerrito
  • Coordinate planting and maintenance of El Cerrito Civic Beautification Projects

          - Blue Star Memorial

          - El Cerrito Senior Center

          - Memorial Grove

  • Host garden-related trips annually
  • Sell calendars at Montyly meetings
  • Decorate El Cerrito Community Center holiday tree
  • Provide holiday floral designs for Shields Nursing Home


El Cerriito 100th Anniversary Time Capsule

Floral Design Displays at each monthly meeting

Garden Therapy at the El Cerrito Royale

Bee Project

Garden Club Member Bob Post

Garden Club Member Sarah Sirchuck

Floral  Design Experiences