Awards Earned by Springfield Garden Club
2020: The Springfield Garden Club has earned four awards and two honorable mentions this summer from The Federated Garden Clubs of Vermont for Civic Beautification, the Golden Trowel Award, the 2019 annual yearbook publication, Conservation of Natural Resources, the Environmental Education program “Growing Plants to Support the Birds and the Bees”, and for the gardens at Claremont Savings Bank. Click HERE for more details (PDF).
2018: At the Federated Garden Clubs of Vermont Annual Meeting on June 4 2018, held at Hildene in Manchester, VT, the Springfield Garden Club was recognized with four awards. One was for its ongoing work in Civic Beautification. For over 20 years, the Springfield Garden Club has worked with the staff and clients of Adult Day Care to maintain its Patio Garden. In addition, Springfield’s annual publication of its yearbook was recognized for the quality and clarity of its presentation. Annually, the Federated Garden Clubs of VT awards a “Golden Trowel” to deserving members who are nominated by local clubs. This year, Elaine Pomeroy was nominated for this honor.
The Patio Garden at Adult Day Care also won an award for "Best ongoing project with merit."