Florida Gourd Society, Inc.

Thank you for your FGS membership.

We hope you will want to participate in Society affairs: join and attend patch meeting, Florida Show, Florida Retreat, express your views at bi-annual meetings, and submit news and information articles for publication in our quarterly newsletters. Join the American Gourd Society, and lend your talents and energy to making gourding more fun for everyone. If you have any questions or suggestions and concerns, contact one of the Chapter Officers or Directors listed below:

Officers & Committees | Membership Information | By-Laws| Minutes


Office Name Email Phone Address
President Therese Zamoiski tzamoiski@yahoo.com 904-783-6054 8501 Rock Knoll Dr
Jacksonville, Fl 32221
Vice President Brenda Hutchinson brendartist@gmail.com (321) 693-0587 8080 Kingswood Way
32221 Melbourne, Fl. 32940
Secretary Penny Webb pennwebb9311@comcast.net 904-783-9083 8329 Holly Hill Cove Jacksonville, Fl 32221
Treasurer Sandra Jordan TFJordan@comcast.net 904-240-1399 12454 Sunchase Dr.
Jacksonville, Fl 32246
Directors: Shari Zabroski saz0501@cox.net (352) 509-3026 5791 SW 86th Place
Ocala, Fl. 34476
  Evelyn (Johny) Blunt sassygourds@meuter.us (407) 831-6498

1581 Powell St. Longwood, Fl 32752

  Katherine Smith wnskam@verizon.net 813-621-4051 7009 24th St.
Tampa Fl. 33619

Chairs and Committees

Membership Therese Zamoiski    
Ways and Means      
Publicity Connie Worrell    
Historian Connie Worrell    
Show Mona Web and Nancy Conway    
Editor of Gourdvine Paula Derrick email: pd1721@aol.com
Webmaster Suzi Nonn    

Membership Information

Florida Gourd Society, Inc. membership dues are $12.00 per year, which covers all family members living at the same address. Membership is from January to December. Member activities / benefits supported by these dues include an annual statewide gourd show in late February, two annual statewide meetings, and quarterly issues of "The Gourdvine" Florida Gourd Society, Inc newsletter. Dues will be collected for the next year beginning in September.

Membership Form

Email: Therese Zamoiski at Tzamoiski@yahoo.comor contact her at

Therese Zamoiski
8501 Rock Knoll Dr
Jacksonville, Fl 32221
Phone 904-783-6054


Notify Membership of any change in address or other information using the membership form or by email. Membership has the only official information for its members.
Example: the Editor ofThe Gourdvine uses the most current information from membership for each issues mailing list.

The Florida Gourd Society, Inc is one of twenty-three state chapters of the American Gourd Society and strongly urges you to support this organization.

American Gourd Society MEMBERSHIP PAGE.

FGS by-laws


2017 Spring Meeting

2017 Show Breakout Minutes

2016 Fall Meeting Minutes

2016 Membership Meeting Minutes

2016 Show Breakout Minutes

2015 Show Breakout Minutes

Spring 2015

Fall 2014

2014 Show Breakout Minutes

Spring 2014

Fall 2013