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Archive for May, 2014

Annual Plant Sale

May 31, 2014 – Plant Sale- After a long cold winter our gardens were slow to wake up, this necessitated a postponement.  Members dug and donated healthy, beautiful plants from their gardens. Members without gardens or who were unable to dig purchased plants from local nurseries and donated them to the club for the sale. Members brought homemade baked goods which were sold to the public. Everything was so delicious it was difficult to choose. Bumps & Co. participated once again and sold lovely perennials and vegetable plants. International Bulbs donated a wonderful selection of bulbs for our sale. Thank you to all the members who participated and made the plant sale so successful.

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Appreciate Nyack Day

Grace Episcopal Church Garden

Grace Episcopal Church Garden

May 12, 2014 – Appreciate Nyack Day – Guided Tour of Two Garden – Linda Chisolm welcomed members to a tour of the new garden of the Grace Episcopal Church and then on to her Dutch Garden at her home nearby.
The church garden serves several purposes it has a central grassy play area for children, it’s surrounding low stone walls hold the ashes of the deceased and it functions as a place where members can gather to both worship and celebrate.

 

Linda Chisolm's Garden

Linda Chisolm’s Garden

Club members visited some of our community projects including the Butterfly Garden, Hopper House, the Old Stone Meeting House and F.O.R. We broke for a delicious lunch at the King and I in Nyack.

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