Entries from June 2008

MGC 2008 Annual Meeting

June 29, 2008

The Mystic Garden Club 2008 Annual Meeting was a really fantastic event. It was held at the Mystic Arts Center, where the artwork was a beautiful backdrop for the lovely ladies and their decorated hats. Our new members were welcomed to the club at that time with Amy Laidlaw and Pauline Grippo able to participate. […]

Plum Beach Garden Club Event

June 24, 2008

We received the following invitation to an event put on by the Plum Beach Garden Club http://www.gardencentral.org/rigardenclubs/pbgc/ in Wickford, RI. Hi there…a group of us from the PLUM BEACH GARDEN CLUB in Wickford RI happenedto enjoy your recent Plant Sale. Well Done!Congratulations. We had the besttime! Thought you might want to relax and enjoy an […]

Nature Center Trip to Garden in the Woods

June 24, 2008

Trip to Garden in the WoodsHome of the New England Wildflower Society in Framingham, MAJuly 228:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.Members $45/Non-Members $50Please call (860) 536-1216 to registerGarden in the Woods is New England’s premier living exhibit of native plants. More than 1500 varieties of flowers, shrubs, trees and ferns can be found here, including many […]

The Butchart Gardens

June 15, 2008

Karen Carriera recently visited The Butchart Gardens in Victoria, British Columbia. She brought back some wonderful photos. The Butchart Gardens were originally a limestone and clay quarry for Mr. Butchart’s nearby cement factory. The first section of the Residence was completed in 1904. Jennie Foster Kennedy married Mr. Butchart and devoted herself to the development […]

Mystic Garden Club Plant Sale

June 7, 2008

The Mystic Garden Club Plant Sale was a huge success. People were lined up on the sidewalk waiting to buy the beautiful, locally grown plants. The plant sale adds wonderful excitement to the Mystic & Noank Library Spring Fair. In addition to the plant sale there were books for sale, delicious baked goods, fabulous silent […]

A Favorite Tulip

June 5, 2008

This wonderful progression of a really gorgeous tulip was taken in Barbara T.’s garden. She was away at the time and her neighbor photographed it so she could enjoy it. So we are fortunate enough to enjoy it as well.

Plant Sale Intake

June 4, 2008

Don’t forget to bring your plants to the Plant Sale at the Mystic & Noank Library. Plant Intake Friday, June 6, 2008 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM Please label a stick for each donated plant with the following info: Name of Plant Growing Conditions Light Needs Heights, habits, etc. Please […]