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Yardley, Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Founded in 1935                 




Happy 85th anniversary to us! Since 1935, the Martha Washington Garden Club has been meeting to hear educational lectures , working on Community Gardens, helping with Garden therapy at assisted living communities, providing college scholarships in memory of member Jane Parr, touring gardens, hosting plant sales, educating the community on healthy horticultural practices and so much more. We thank you all for being a part of this group and we look forward to meeting up again in the future. In the meantime, do some at home garden therapy and keep being a good steward of Planet Earth.




NOTICE OF CANCELLATIONS

Due to inclement weather we have to cancel the 9/10 trip to The Gardens at Mill Fleurs!  The NEW date is Thursday 9/17 and we have room for more members and guests to join in.  The cost of the tour is $27 and we are asking that you register by contacting Karen Papastrat (see contact information below).  Please bring your cash payment when we meet on site.  The tour begins at 10 am, so please check your GPS for directions.  The location is just off River Road at The Gardens at Mill Fleurs 27 Cafferty Road, Point Pleasant PA 18950. When you turn on Cafferty Road, look to your left for a small sign and a driveway that goes down the hill. shortly after making the turn. They should be directing you where to park. The Gardens are located very near a large Church (opposite side of the road), so use that as a landmark. 

 

We will be having a BYO lunch on site following the following social distancing guidelines. So don't forget your mask and your lunch.  The Gardens will be providing lemonade and home made treats.  Please join us! Hoping for good weather🤞🤞🤞

 

Contact me for registration or if you have questions.  Remember to bring $27 in cash if you haven't pre-paid! Thanks, Karen

 

Karen Papastrat

215-630-6149

kpapastrat@gmail.com


Our  meetings have been cancelled and we are hoping for a late fall start up for future meetings and speakers.  We have scheduled two field trips for garden tours , Sept 10 at  The Gardens at Mill Fleurs and Oct 7 at Bucks County Audubon at Honey Hollow  
Please check back for updates and check our EVENTS page for details. Stay safe. 


 




The purpose of this organization shall be to encourage interest in all aspects of gardening to include horticulture, flower arranging, conservation and civic beautification.


Meetings are open to the public. To join our club, just show up at one of our events and sign up. $30 for a year of free lectures, events, and special garden tours. See events page for details. Please email MWGC@ymail.com with any questions about our events . Come to any meeting as a guest for $5, or join for a year for $30. Membership can be purchased at any meeting, or a check made out to Martha Washington Garden Club can be mailed to treasurer Anne Edwards, 48 Essex Place, Newtown, PA 18940



Thank you for supporting our mission of horticultural education for a healthier planet.



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TOURS - - see events page for all tours and details








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Martha Washington Garden Club , Bucks County
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Scholarship





The Jane Parr Scholarship is a $2000 scholarship given annually at our June luncheon to a student majoring in horticulture, landscape architecture, forestry, conservation, floraculture , turf management, organic farming, conservation wildlife management, or any related field. The scholarship is given in memory of Jane Parr, a former MWGC member and established and funded by Jane's husband, Russell Parr. Please click on Scholarship link to apply, or contact us at MWGC@ymail.com . Scholarship applications can be mailed to Arlene Gordon, 473 Liberty Drive, Yardley, PA 19067 or waltermgordon@verizon.net




You do not have to be a member of our club to join in activities; we welcome new members. Call Ruth at 215 493 8148 or just show up at any event.







Garden Club Meetings are held September to May on the fourth Wednesday of the month at 12:30 pm at the Lower Bucks Masonic Hall, Edgewood and Heacock Roads, Yardley, PA. Check the events page for more details.









At most monthly meetings, we have a speaker presentation and a mini flower show. We are a 501(c)3 organization performing several small community service activities, coordinating tours to gardens of interest and providing workshops to improve our skills. The Club has two major scholarship fundraisers per year: a plant and bake sale in May and a Fall Gala in November.

Dues
Dues are $30 per year to join or $5 guest fee per meeting. You are welcome to attend any meeting. You may join our garden club by paying the yearly dues at any meeting , or just attend as a guest.









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gardening info to share can be emailed to MWGC@YMAIL.COM

























Each of us was but here in this time and this place

To personally decide the future of the world

Did you think you were put here for something less

Chief Joseph, 1880