A member of the National Garden Clubs Inc. and Wisconsin Garden Club Federation

About Us

Incorporated July 23, 1990

Membership Dues are $20 per year of which $10 is given to the Wisconsin Garden Club Federation and $1 is given to the Milwaukee District Garden Club.


To educate and promote interest, through members, in all phases of gardening, horticulture, floral design, conservation, and protecting the environment. South Shore Garden Club


South Shore Garden Club meets the first Monday of the month beginning after Labor Day, September through June at 6:00 p.m. (No meetings in January, July, and August). Meetings are held at Grace Presbyterian Church, 2931 South Kinnickinnic Avenue.  Meetings include dinner/social hour followed by the business meeting and an educational program or fun project.

During the summer months the club meets up for a garden walk and participates in an educational garden trip.

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A Member of National and State Garden Clubs

National Garden Clubs, Inc.

National Garden Clubs, Inc.

National Garden Clubs, Inc.


National Garden Clubs, Inc. provides education, resources, and national  networking opportunities for its members to promote the love of  gardening, floral design, and civic and environmental responsibility. 

WI Garden Club Federation

National Garden Clubs, Inc.

National Garden Clubs, Inc.


Wisconsin Garden Club Federation promotes and shares the love of gardening. In addition to horticulture and landscapes, they offer educational opportunities to learn about floral design through classes taught by experts in their fields. 

Milw. District Garden Clubs

National Garden Clubs, Inc.

Milw. District Garden Clubs


Milwaukee District Garden Clubs coordinates and promotes the interests and activities of its member clubs.

Related Links

For information regarding Bees and Butterflies, Floral Design, Gardens to Visit, Native Species and Invasive Species, Plant Societies, and the Wisconsin Master Gardener Program, please visit:

Fund Raisers

Spring Luncheon and Fashion Show

Geranium, Herb and Perennial Plant Sale

Geranium, Herb and Perennial Plant Sale


Held the fourth Saturday in April at the Wisconsin Club

Due To Covid-19, this year's Luncheon and Fashion Show has been cancelled. We look forward to you joining us next year.

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Geranium, Herb and Perennial Plant Sale

Geranium, Herb and Perennial Plant Sale

Geranium, Herb and Perennial Plant Sale


Held the third Saturday in May

2020 Plant Pickup will be at Custom Grown Greenhouses.  South Shore Garden Club thanks you for your support!

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Projects and Support to the Community


Gardens Planted and Maintained

SSGC plants and maintains the gardens at the Milwaukee Public Library, Bay View Branch, located at 2566 S. Kinnickinnic Avenue, and Grace Presbyterian Church located at 2931 S. Kinnickinnic Avenue.

Arbor Day

The club selects a public location for beautification and contributes $200 each year. In 2019, two trees were planted at Ellen Park in Bay View. In 2020, $200 will be given to the Conservancy for Healing and Heritage in Franklin.

Bay View Community Center

A donation is made each year to the Bay View Community Center food pantry.  In addition, club members bake and donate 30+ dozen cookies during the holidays.

Fisher House Wisconsin

We support our veterans!  A donation is made to the Fisher House Wisconsin; a home for veterans and military families who fly in for treatment at the Milwaukee VA Medical Center.

Humboldt Park Parade

A donation is made each year to Humboldt Park to support the Bay View Fourth of July Parade.

Scholarship Fund

A $500 scholarship is awarded each year to a student in Horticulture Education.

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South Shore Garden Club


Sheryl Stawski, President Rita Majerle-Klug, Vice-president Amy Collelo, Secretary Sally Tower, Treasurer