SWGC Grants

$500 each was awarded to 4 applicants: 

South Whidbey Tilth, Clinton Community Association, South Whidbey Commons and the South Whidbey High School Farm School.

Now is the time!

Plant bare root roses, fruit trees, berries and grapes in February. Clip ornamental grasses before new stems appear.

Are you interested in being the Floral Superintendent for the Island County Fair? Call Carol at 221.4677

La Boheme

A live performance from New York of the opera LA Boheme will be shown in real time at the OAk Harbor Cinemas, 1321 SW Barlow St, OH on Saturday February 24 at 9:30 AM. Tickets are $17 for seniors.


Fairy Gardens

Start collecting low pots and ceramic or wood accessories for the fairy gardens we will be making this spring for our plant sale!

First FIMO Party will be at Sandy's on February 20, 11:00 to 2 PM. Lots of FIMO clay available to make accessories for fairy gardens. Bring a sandwich and RSVP to 425.443.5672 or

Plant Sale is April 28, 2018

Tonya Henny is our new Plant Sale Chair!!!!

Be thinking about how YOU can contribute to this year's sale. It will be held in Bayview Hall.

  • Divide and repot plants
  • Start plants form seed or cuttings
  • Start seeds by March 12th
  • Save interesting garden art 

Cedar Chips

Maury Hood is having several large cedar tree removed from his yard and they are being chipped. If you would like some chips, email Maury at

Price is the cost of delivery only

March Birthdays

  • Joy Smith
  • Pat Youngman Smith
  • Fran Seeman
  • Connie La Brecque
  • Annette Lambert
  • Judy La Course
  • Suzie Hong

June 22 Meeting

After touring Ann Graham and Sandy Hoffelt Olson's  gardens,  we will meet at the Roaming Radish, Whidbey's premiere farm to table restaurant. The 3 course luncheon is $26 including gratuity. You will be able to choose vegetarian, fish or poultryReserve your spot with Joy Smith and give Joy or Tracy your check at the February meeting!    

Ways and Means

Garden tools you want to recycle? Pots, seeds, bric a brac, candles, decorations you are ready to give up? Consider bringing them to SWGC for the Ways and Means table. Members contribute to take home "new to them" treasures!

For the Plant Sale too!