Organized April 27, 1947
Garden Club of Georgia, Laurel District
Marietta Council of Garden Clubs
This is a very active garden club, centered in East Cobb County, Georgia.
see the floral designs at the Fair!
- A nectar garden surrounds the active bee hive at the park, providing nourishment for the resident bees and educational signage about the bees and plants for visitors.
- A Memory Garden is home to native trees and shrubs that like "wet feet", and are planted in memory of members no longer with us.
Memory trees are planted at McFarlane Nature Park. (click for larger images)
The North Georgia State Fair flower shows, sponsored by the Marietta Council of Garden Clubs, are a busy two-week project for our members who were active participants, filling the roles of
Go to the photo links
to see images from
See photos of the flower shows at the North Georgia State Fair.
Sope Creek has had lots of winners!
North Georgia State Fair Flower Show
Sept 22 - Oct 3, 2021
Jim Miller Park, Marietta
Sope Creek Garden Club has been involved in the North Georgia State Fair Flower Show since the 1940's
This year's theme is "Open For Fun"
Watch the PowerPoint about how to enter!
The schedule pdf is available here.
Meetings are first Wednesday of the month September through June
Our meetings are normally held at
505 Kennesaw Ave Marietta
September 1 Jack Driskell will discuss entering exhibits at the North Georgia State Fair Flower Shows
October 6 An unusual 4 p.m. meeting with David Collins to discuss propogation. Members will be given location for this meeting.
November 3 Attracting birds, seasonal birds and bird calls.
December 2 NOTE: Thursday date. Christmas Luncheon
get your email on the list to be notified
If you are looking for a garden club home and want to visit one of our meetings, call 678-787-9400
Sope Creek Garden Club
Field trips, pot lucks, flower arranging are all part of the schedule.