Dexter Garden Club

Member Trip

Sunday, June 4th -- Edsel & Eleanor Ford House

The club will pay for the bus and the garden tour for members. Each member may bring one guest who will also be paid for by the club. There will be additional charges for entry to the Ford House and for pre-booking lunch

8:15 am Meet outside Dollar Tree on Dexter Ann Arbor Road (7039 Dexter Ann Arbor Rd).

8:30 am Bus leaves from outside Dollar Tree

10:00 am Bus arrives at Edsel & Eleanor Ford House.

10:30 am Guided tour of the grounds and gardens.

11:30 am Member choice. Wander the gardens, eat lunch, or visit the house. Pre-booked lunches will be available during this time. The restaurant will not be available to our group.

If you wish to enter the house, you will need to book this independently via the Ford House website. We suggest you book a ticket time between 12:00 and 2:00 pm.

3:00 pm Meet back at the bus.

3:15 pm Bus leaves Ford house.

3:45 pm Arrive at Elmwood Arboretum and Cemetery

5:00 pm Meet back at bus & leave asap.

6:30 pm Arrive in Dexter

To sign up for the trip and pre-book a boxed lunch, email 

Join us for a Garden Club Meeting

Dexter Garden Club meetings are held the second Tuesday of each month September - May

Based on current conditions and recommendations, meetings will either be held on Zoom or at

St. Andrew's Church Fellowship Hall

7610 Ann Arbor St, Dexter MI

(Park on 4th St or at the Historical Museum.

Enter through the white door on 4th St.)

Social Time 6:30 - 7:00 pm

Program begins at 7:00

Annual dues are $20 

To see what the club is planning, visit the Programs page.

Our mission

To raise awareness of the joys and rewards of gardening and of the need to conserve the environment through education and community beautification.

What's the best thing about our club?

We are passionate about plants, with a wide spectrum of member interests ranging from vegetables and flowers to pollinator and native gardens.  Our members' backgrounds range from beginners to Master Gardeners.  There is something for everyone.

Photo credit:  Home page photo taken by Dexter Garden Club member Carla Bayha 

in member Andy Arbuckle's garden.