Mission Statement

To further, in every way, interest in gardening and kindred subjects and to cooperate with all programs for the improvement in planting, conservation, environment and beautification of our island.

The Club supports many outreach programs, local environmental organizations, scholarship programs and services through the monies raised by our annual Holiday Tour of Homes. Professional speakers present programs throughout the year on floral design, horticulture, environmental issues and garden related topics. Membership meetings are held the second Thursday of every month, September through May excluding December.

Interested in joining our club? You must have a residence on Long Beach Island or Stafford Township New Jersey. Ask one of our members about attending a meeting or go to the “Contact Us” tab to complete the Membership Contact Form. When filling out form please include city/town in address. Thank you.

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Holiday House Tour Kick-off September 2021

The Garden Club of Long Beach Island’s  2021 Holiday House Tour ” A Christmas to Remember” kick-off meeting took place on Tuesday ,September 7, 2021 at the Barnegat Light Pavilion.

Photos: Jeannette Michelson


Welcome Back!  September 2021

Photos: Jeannette Michelson

On Thursday September 9, 2021 the Garden Club held its first indoor meeting since March 2020. Although the traditional  luncheon tea was temporarily suspended , 84 members and 11 guests attended the lively meeting. Committee chairs introduced their committees to new members, plans for the upcoming  December 2021″Holiday Tour of Homes ” and the May 2022 Standard Flower Show were presented. Click on photos to enlarge.

The Ladies Who Didn’t Lunch


Pollinator Garden Opening  July 2021

“If you build it, they will come.”  – Kevin Costner

Photos: Jeannette Michelson

Before. February 2021.
After. July 2021.

On July 28, 2021 the Mayor of Barnegat Light, Kirk Larson, officially cut the ceremonial ribbon to mark the official opening of the Garden Club of LBI Pollinator Garden in Bay Breeze  Park, Barnegat Light. Click here to go to the Birds and Wildlife page for more photos and information.