BGRC's 2020 HOME & GARDEN TOUR "The Sea Around Us"
HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO CONCERNS
FROM THE COVID 19
Please watch for news of the tour in 2021
PROCEEDS FROM THE TOUR HELP PROVIDE FUNDS FOR THE MANY PROJECTS OF OUR CLUB:
* Scholarships for advance education concerning the study of ecology, marine biology, horticulture, botany and earth sciences.
* YMCA Camperships for local children
BRGC's FESTIVAL OF TREES 2020
December 4, 12 noon - 5:00pm
December 5, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
December 6, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Boothbay Region Garden Club will again present the FESTIVAL OF TREES, with greens and craft items, as part of the 2020 Boothbay Festival of Lights. Festival of Trees proceeds support the club’s civic development projects, including camperships, scholarships, St. Andrews Garden therapy program, youth gardening projects, window boxes and Christmas wreaths.
The Festival of Trees will take place at the Opera House at Boothbay Harbor, Dec. 6 - 8th. Parking and admission are free.
The decorated interior of the Opera House will be filled with holiday shops featuring Nature's Corner, Mantle & Table, Little Trees, ETC and Santa’s Sweet Shop offering homemade candy and baked goods. In addition, there will be a silent auction and raffles of decorated holiday trees and items donated by Boothbay businesses, social organizations, individual Patrons, Donors and Supporters. The community is invited to attend and bid on silent auction items or purchase raffle tickets. Youth from the local schools, YMCA youth, Scouts and others make decorations that are part of the program for deserving families who receive fully decorated Christmas trees, lights and ornaments.
The Silent Auction and Raffle closes at 1:00 pm on Sunday with pick up all items between 2:00 pm and 5:00 pm.
The Opera House, 86 Townsend Avenue, is handicapped-accessible.