Garden Club Member Bob Post

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 nonmembers with prizes awarded
  • Propagate and sell plants at citywide events 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

  • Sell calendars at monthly meetings
  • Host several garden-related trips annually
  • Decorate El Cerrito Community Center holiday tree
  • Provide holiday floral designs to a local nursing home


El Cerrito High School Community & Memorial Garden

Floral Design Displays at each monthly meeting

Floral  Design Experiences

Garden Club Member Sarah Sirchuck

Garden Club Member Catherine Frost