The Olde Ripton Garden Club (ORGC) of Shelton, Connecticut was founded in 1976. Its purpose is to:
- Provide knowledge in the horticulture of flowers, vegetables, and trees
- Further education in artistic design, landscaping, conservation, nature study, garden planning, and natural resource conservation
- Promote protection of the environment
- Assist in beautifying streets, highways, and grounds around public buildings.
We also present an annual scholarship to a Shelton High School student who plans to study horticulture, conservation or the environment.
The Olde Ripton Garden Club is a member of the following organizations: