The Garden Club Federation of Massachusetts, Inc. and the National Garden Club, Inc. present awards each year for projects that benefit local Civic and National endeavors. The Falmouth Garden Club is very active and accomplished in pursuing these awards.
Mrs. Ralph H. Davis Silver Award for Garden Therapy
Falmouth Garden Club has had an ongoing program of garden therapy with JML Nursing and Rehabilitation Center for 20 years.Each month the committee provides guidance for 20-25 residents in creating an interpretation of the month’s theme, using materials provided by the club members.The members also provide cookies, and lead the residents in a sing-along.
Federation Awards for 2009
In June 2009 the Garden Club Federation of MA presented the Public Relations Award to the Falmouth Garden Club for a special program with the East Falmouth Elementary School in which members interpreted the children's art work with floral designs.
The Falmouth Garden Club also received a 2nd place award for its Publicity Press Book.
2008-2010 Award Committee - Kathie Betts, Dottie Simpson, Patti Smith, Nancy Roy & Ruth Eldredge, Chairperson