GCNJ Annual Meeting


Save the Date

June 6th 2019

June 6th, 2019
700 Commons Way
Bridgewater, NJ 08807

Dear Club Presidents, Members and Honored Guests:

The 94th Annual Meeting of The Garden Club of New Jersey will be held on June 6, 2019 at the Bridgewater Marriott Hotel.  At this time we will welcome the CAR Assistant Director, Angie Raitano, who will install the new officers for the 2019-21 term.

Registration is $55 per person, non refundable after June 1, 2019. The registration deadline is May 31, 2019. Registration begins at 8:00AM; the morning session at 9:15AM; social hour at 11:30AM; luncheon at 12:30PM and the afternoon session at 1:15PM.

Registration must be completed online at:

Click Here: WildApricot

It will be open seating in the morning and in the afternoon with the exception of Life Members, Honor Tables, Scholarship and Awards recipients in the AM and Life Membersand Honor Tables in the PM.

A limited number of rooms have been reserved at the Marriott hotel for Wednesday, June 5, 2019, at the rate of $207 plus tax for a single/double room. The reservation deadline date is May 15th,  and can be completed online by clicking on the link below:

Link to Marriott hotel for registration

or by calling directly the hotel: 908-927-9300 or 1-888-236-2427.  Mention The Garden Club of NJ event when reserving your room.

The morning session will feature the GCNJ Book of Memory Ceremony, the Scholarship and the Awards Presentations as well as  the New Officers Installation. During the mid-day break, everybody will have a chance to shop the boutiques, purchase raffle tickets and enjoy the creative designs by our own GCNJ floral designers.

The GCNJ program will be presented in the afternoon by Candace Morgenstern.  Candace is a member of Newport and Tiverton Garden Clubs in Rhode Island. She is a National Garden Club Master Judge and has won numerous awards for creativity in floral design throughout the country and internationally in NGC, GCA and WAFA flower shows. She continues her floral design study with floral designers in the U.S. and international floral designers abroad.

We are so fortunate to welcome Candace!  You won’t want to miss this special presentation.

Please mark your calendar for June 6th and join us for this special day.

Louise Davis                                                                                     Florence Leyssene
President, The GCNJ                                                                    GCNJ Annual Meeting Chairman