Give Local and the Roxbury-Bridgewater Garden Club
Give Local and the Roxbury-Bridgewater Garden Club are working together again this year to help beautify our local communities. The RBGC is one of the many organizations that benefit from Give Local’s 36 hours of donating from 7 a.m. on April 23rd to 7 p.m. on April 24th at http://www.GiveLocalCCF.org. Every dollar you contribute to us will be boosted with bonus funds and prizes, making the impact of your giving even greater.
The Roxbury-Bridgewater Garden Club maintains the gardens and planters on the Bridgewater Green, the Diebold Garden in Roxbury, the Friendship Garden near Burnham School, the Weller’s Bridge Garden, the Mead’s Corner Garden, the Roxbury Town Hall and Pavilion, both town’s Veteran’s Memorial plantings, the flag pole plantings at the Bridgewater fire house, the Hut Hill Garden and the garden at the corner of Route 67 and 317. Our volunteers constantly work in these gardens planting, weeding and pruning.
Our club is also very active in our communities, providing programs in the schools and the senior centers. We give annual scholarships and provide community education on a variety of conservation and gardening topics through our lectures and Plant Mart education table. At the holiday season we decorate each town’s public buildings with wreaths.
Despite the extensive number of volunteer hours spent on these community activities, it is becoming increasingly expensive to maintain these gardens and programs. You can help by donating to the Roxbury-Bridgewater Garden Club through the Give Local campaign that runs from April 23-24. Please support us and help to keep our communities beautiful.
Please consider joining us!
Meetings are the second Thursday of each month at St. Mark’s Church Hall, 5 Main St (Route 133), Bridgewater, CT.
Meetings start at 9:30AM. Please check the calendar for changes to normal schedule.
Click above on Calendar for meeting and event information.
Refreshments are served.
You may contact us at RoxburyBridgewaterGardenClub@yahoo.com