Holiday Centerpiece Design Workshop 

Wednesday, November 13 at 1:00pm

Beckwith Room in the Carriage House at Hildene


DEADLINE October Wednesday, October 30 to sign-up to create your own centerpiece.


Members who wish to watch and not do the hands-on project are welcome!

Rutland Garden Club member and designer Valerie Cleary will demonstrate how to create a Traditional Mass Design centerpiece. 


 All participants who pay a fee of $25 for supplies will create a centerpiece to take home for the holidays.  You can pay on line ('buy now' link below) or bring a check payable to GCM with you. 

If you plan to join the hands on workshop, Valerie suggests you bring the following items with you:

  1. A low container with a wide opening suitable for a centerpiece

  2. Sharp scissors

  3. Clippers

  4. A cake decorating turntable (if you have one) 

Please respond by phone or email to

Becky Burke (914-204-9644 - cell or

Carol Munson (375-6623 or


For those of you who signed up at the last general meeting, you do not have to respond,  unless your plans changed.  If you committed to making your centerpiece you will be required to pay the $25 fee, as the materials are prepaid.  

*We will have a supply of containers available if you don’t have one.