NEWS & CURRENT
2015 - 2016 Theme: ENJOY MAINE GARDENS
NEXT MEETING IS:
AUGUST 12, 2015
FOR FUN: Members bring in a "Summer Garden"
arrangement to share.
Think "Over the Rainbow".
Consider Color's impact on design.
BUSINESS MEETING 1:00 PM. followed
Bruce Riddell, Landscape Architect
"Land Art" Designs around rocks, walkways, walls
Plants for color, texture and seasonality
blending edges to fit the landscape.
If you have visited
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens you have seen Bruces's work.
Come to the meeting on the 12th and be inspired!
BRGC is a non-profit organization offering youth programs,
garden therapy programs at nursing homes, civic beautification, flower design and scholarships.
Monthly Meetings, Home & Garden Tour in July and the Festival
of Trees are a few of the opportunities the Garden Club offers members
As a member of the New England Region and National Garden Club
the NGC Conservation Pledge
"I pledge to protect and conserve the natural
resources of the planet earth and promise
to promote education so we may be caretakers
of our air, water, forest, land and wildlife."
TIP: The basic rule of thumb is that your lawn will need about one inch of water per week.