Who We Are
The Arlington Gourd Patch, located in Arlington, Texas, is one of the regional organizations of the Texas Gourd Society. The Texas Gourd Society is the Kappa Chapter of the American Gourd Society.
The Arlington Gourd Patch is an affiliate of Texas Garden Clubs, Inc.
The mission of the Arlington Gourd Patch is to further the education and instruction of all persons interested in the cultivation, history, uses, crafting, and artistry of gourds.
What We Do
In the spirit of our mission, the TGS Arlington Gourd Patch provides information and educational services to the general public through printed materials, presentations, and participation in festivals and gardening shows.
In addition, we provide monthly programs and demonstrations based on the wants and needs of the patch members and their guests. Techniques classes are arranged by our members.
We elect our officers each year. Our current officers are:
President - Cindi Criswell
Secretary - Jean Greenwell Brown
Treasurer - Julie Lind
Webmaster - Susan Ashley