The Colorado Federation of Garden Clubs, Inc. serves and supports our community through education, conservation, horticulture and landscape design.
"The preserving of historic landscapes, community beautification, and resources managed is an awsome job, I am so glad I learned more about it so that I could become and have a better understanding of my responsibilities as a Gardening Citizen." Joy, Garden Club Member, Landscape Design School attendee
"I never knew there was so much involved in our Parks and Recreation Dept., when they have to be responsible for that aspect of our community.", Barb, Garden Club Member, Landscape Design School attendee
"Once you're aware of what it is that you do, and realize that you can actually make a difference, then anyone can be a solution to the problem." Environmental Studies School attendee
Because of this class, I would be more interested in attending city council meetings; to think of ways that I could....have a positive effect in my community, and not just in my neighborhood, but in other neighborhoods and in the city....and hopefully it makes an effect state-wide." Sunny - an Environmental Studies School student
"You can go home and put into practice what you learned today. You can actually make a difference right away." Another ESS
It is important to have an awareness of our resources, awareness of particularly Colorado's resources and how to best conserve and preserve them for future generations. I think probably the most important thing is that the school promotes an awareness that maybe you wouldn't otherwise get through other media sources because we have experts who come in and talk to us - they have a pulse on what's going on state-wide." Doris - Certified Environmental Consultant, completed the Environmental Studies School