Get ready to decorate your front doors, holiday table and office desk with our high quality handmade holiday greens arrangements. The Taunton Garden Club will be at Pinehills 13th Annual Holidays on the Green on Saturday December 2nd, 2017 from 10am to 4pm. Located at Pinehills 33 Summerhouse Dr, Plymouth, MA 02360
Purchase your wreaths, swags and arrangements of all shapes and sizes. This family friendly event also has a Reindog Parade!
Our items are unique and one of a kind. We sell out fast so make sure to visit our booth first to purchase that perfect wreath or swag to set the holiday tone for your front door or arrangement for your dinner table this year!
We will hold your purchased items while you visit santa or grab a hot cocoa :0)
Image courtesy of www.pinehills.com
This is what Pinehills has to say about their event…
Here are just some of the fun goings-on at Holidays on the Green at Pinehills:
- Holiday Artisan Market (Find the Taunton Garden Club outside in front of the Mamma Mia’s Restaurant)
- Whisper your wish list to Santa Claus at The Pinehills Post Office.
- Make some furry new friends at the Annual Reindog Parade.
- Cookie decorating, ornament making, horse & carriage rides, hot apple cider and more.
- Stick around and sing a carol and help us count down to The Pinehills Tree Lighting.
Taunton Garden Club Meeting
November 2, 2017 – Thursday at 6:30 PM (Note time change)
Place: First Parish Church, Church Green, Taunton
Anna Holmes is the owner of Flowers By Anna in Cataumet, MA
Anna will create floral designs to be used as table decorations reviewing the elements of design. The following will be demonstrated: Ikebana, centerpiece design, long and low, parallel and a walk in the woods. This will help members with the upcoming annual holiday greens sale in December in addition to the club’s March meeting where members are asked to create a centerpiece with a table setting. “I want to inspire members to have fun and create their table settings with fun and confidence.” Anna’s floral business is a home-based business and has been in the floral industry since 1973.
TAUNTON GARDEN CLUB MEETING SEPTEMBER 7TH, 2017 AT 7:00 PM
FIRST PARISH CHURCH
CHURCH GREEN, TAUNTON
September’s program is a live demonstration of pruning along with a brief power point presentation. Program will cover gardening activities including lawn care, dividing and transplanting perennials, planting bulbs and tips for preparing gardens for the winter season.
The Taunton Garden Club’s Annual Plant Sale is May 20th from 9am-1pm at Girls Inc located at 131 Arlington St, Taunton, MA 02780. (No Earlybirds please)
We will have plants, fresh handmade baked goods, handmade crafts and jewelry. All proceeds helps us do more in the Taunton Community.
See you then!
WINTER BREAK – NO MEETINGS
WINTER HORTICULTURE TIPS: SPEND WINTER DAYS “WEB GARDENING”. HERE ARE A FEW SUGGESTIONS:
- National Garden Club, Inc. : www:gardenclub.org
- Massachusetts Horticulture Society – www:masshort.org
- Garden Club Federation of Massachusetts – www:gcfm.org
- Online Gardener – www:onlinegardener.com
- Garden Web – www:gardenweb.com
- The Gardening Guy – www:gardening-guy.com
Taunton Garden Club Members at Holiday Greens Sale
Join us December 1, 2016 at 6:00 PM
Additional workshop offered December 1, 2016 at 1:00 PM
First Parish Church
76 Church Green, Taunton, MA 02780
Bring greens from your yard, clippers, gloves and decorations you want to use to create holiday arrangements. All members are needed to create at least 3 items for the Holiday fundraiser sale. Need assistance? Members will be available for guidance on making swags, boxwood trees and centerpieces.
This important event supports funding throughout the year for community beautification projects, garden therapy, junior gardening, and college scholarships.
Come visit us outside by the Village Green shops and purchase our fresh green holiday items at the 12th Annual Holidays On the Green at Pine Hills in Plymouth Ma. located at 33 Summerhouse Drive, Plymouth, Ma
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2016
11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Directions to Pine Hills:
Take Route 3 to Exit 3 in Plymouth MA and follow signs to the Pinehills.
On November 3, the Taunton Garden Club will meet at the First Parish Church, Church Green, Taunton at 7:00 p.m. This evening’s program is an Ikebana workshop. Ikebana is an Japanese art of floral design where nature and humanity are brought together. Under the direction of Bonnie Powers, members will be creating their own arrangement using fresh flowers, dried materials and moss.
There will be a $5.00 fee for this workshop. Size of container should be no larger than 10″ long by 6″ wide. You may bring your own container.
On Saturday, October 15th, from 12:00 – 4:00 pm, on Church Green in downtown Taunton, the Taunton Garden Club will be participating in celebrating the annual Liberty and Union Day. Club members will demonstrate how to plant spring bulbs. There will be free flower seeds and spring flowering bulbs available for purchase. In addition, Club members created fall arrangements, concrete leafs, scarecrows, as well as other handmade items. Proceeds from this sale are used for our scholarships. Come visit us on the grounds of the Old Colony History Museum, 66 Church Green, Taunton.
**Open To The Public**
The Taunton Garden Club will meet Thursday, October 6th at the First Parish Church, Church Green, Taunton at 7:00 p.m. This month’s program will be ‘Problems with Lyme and other tick borne diseases’. All are welcome to join us for a presentation with Sandra Bonzagni, member of the Middlesex Tick Task Force. Sandra will discuss why these diseases are so difficult to test, diagnose and treat. Information about the co-infections, such as Babesiosis and Anaplasmosis will be included. We will learn the simple steps that you can take to protect yourself and family from tick bites. A list of references as well as handouts will be available.