"We are commited to establishing roots in this community and watching them grow."
The Ingomar Garden Club was Established in 1946 as a philanthropic organization dedicated to the art of gardening, flower design, conservation of natural resources, enviromental protection and civic improvement. The club was federated in 1954. Meetings are the first Wednesday of the month, 10:30 am.
WE ARE LOOKING FORWARD TO 2021 WITH LESS INTERFERENCE DUE T0 THE COVID PANDEMIC. WE WILL OBSERVE THE CURRANT REGULATIONS UNTILL NOTIFIED TO DO OTHERWISE WHICH MEANS MASKS AND SOCIAL DISTANCING, ALONG WITH SHOULDER BUMPS FOR HUGS AND A WINK FOR A SMILE...
Congratulations to Julie Barnes and Jackie Nichols our 2019 and 2020 Perennial Bloom winners.
We celebrated Thursday April 30th Arbor Day with a celebration of Julie and Jackie and the Daphne shrubs planted in their honor.
Like true gardners we celebrated the rain, by holding this ceremony during the two hours of rain on Thursday!
With "trusty trowels " in hand the club members headed for the M.D. Barns warehouse to transfer clumps of perennials into a vast array of small cuttings. These along with georgous hangining baskets from Schnur's greenhouse in Butler, plus crafts galore, will make up the traditional Ingomar Garden Club Plant sale in May.
Inspite of the covid pandemic we managed to have three winners in the Woodsy Owl Poster contest. All three placed first local. Two also placed first in state competition and the top poster was a first place winner local, state, regional and national.. Congratulatioons to:
Sorcha O'Sullivan. grade 4. St.Kilians School. 1st place local, state, regional and national.
Anna Jones. grade 5. St Kilians School. 1st place local and state.
Quinn Snyder grade 2. St Kilians School. 1st place local and state.
The President's Comments
by Kate Colville