Entries from September 2009

F.R.E.S.H. Fall Newsletter

September 24, 2009

The Mystic Garden Club has donated funds to FRESH of New London for several years now.  In fact, we were one of the founding groups with a large initial donation when FRESH was getting started.  Saturday, September 19th, FRESH held a well attended party at it’s community garden in New London, to celebrate its 5 YEAR ANNIVERSARY!  Please have a look […]

Peter Alden – Mystic Garden Club September Speaker

September 15, 2009

The Speaker: Peter Alden, Author Lecturer, Naturalist Peter Alden, a naturalist from Concord, MA is shocked at all the new plants taking over his back forty and seemingly everywhere. He writes about the major role birds play in their spread. He is involved with many invasive plants, activities and conferences sponsored by the Invasive Plant […]

New Planters Beautifying Mystic

September 14, 2009

Submitted by Amy Bush and Cynthia Mason A major Mystic Garden Club project is planting and maintaining the flower boxes on Main Street and at the Post Office and the Train Station. Currently, they are replacing the aging fleet of boxes with larger, more attractive ones made of a Brazilian Hardwood. They are also adding […]

MGC Greens Sale Workshops Begin Monday, Sept. 14

September 11, 2009

Submitted by Pam & Diana Shortening days and cool nights are signs that the Greens Sale is not far off. Workshops begin Monday, Sept. 14th 9:30a.m. at the Nature Center and continue there for 9 weeks with the exception of October 12th when it will be held at Barbara Ginsberg’s home. We cannot have a […]

5th Annual Fresh Party

September 9, 2009

submitted by Barbara Rousseau FRESH 5th Anniversary Party! Come join us to celebrate five years transforming the food system and much more in New London! We’re celebrating this occasion with a party at the community garden. There will be plenty to look forward to at the party! Make a pizza with the new oven, learn […]