Maple Ridge Garden Club – 2011 Garden Tour For Charity

One of our local sister garden clubs, The Maple Ridge Garden Club, is holding a garden tour, comprising 8 gardens, with the proceeds going to The Sunshine Foundation “DREAMS FOR KIDS”.

Details below:

Maple Ridge Garden Club

http://www.mapleridgegardenclub.50webs.com/index.html

COUNTRY GARDEN TOUR 2011.

This is our Fifth Garden Tour and we are proud to say that to date, we have raised over $39,000. For THE SUNSHINE FOUNDATION “DREAMS FOR KIDS”. This is a wonderful Foundation, providing dreams for local children in the Fraser Valley Area. Children with severe disabilities or terminal illness. All the funds raised will again go to; THE SUNSHINE FOUNDATION “DREAMS FOR KIDS”.

So here we go again with eight gorgeous gardens to show you this year. Your ticket will give you a map of all the garden locations and you can plan your own route.

DATE & TIME: Sunday, June 26, 2011 – 9:00 to 4:00 rain or shine

TICKETS: $15.00 each and available Now

Purchased from: Trice Farms Pond & Garden Centre, Amsterdam Greenhouses & Garden Centre and Triple Tree Nurseryland.

Tickets can also be purchased from Gayle 604-467-2956 or Margaret 604-467-1885

ACCESSABILITY: Not all are gardens are Wheelchair accessible but some are:

Gardens number (1) and (4) and (5) are Wheelchair accessible to a point. This means that you can’t probably get around the whole yard but can certainly enjoy the gardens.

If you use a Walker then gardens (1) (2) (3) (4) and (5) would be easy for you to enjoy.

PICNIC LUNCH; Please bring your own lunch to the Picnic Garden and sit and enjoy the surroundings.

Your Ticket purchase includes a beverage and a goody at the Picnic Garden.

GARDEN TOUR CO-ORDINATORS: Gayle 604-467-2956

Margaret 604-467-1885

Garden Tour to raise funds for The Sunshine Foundation “DREAMS FOR KIDS”.

The Tour will be on Sunday June 26th 2011. There will be seven gardens and one garden designated as “The Lunch & Vendor Garden” . People are encouraged to bring their own lunch, a goodie and beverage is included in their ticket price. We are also hoping to have different vendors displaying their wares. The tickets will again cost $15.00 and the Tour will be from 9:00am to 4:30pm. Tickets can be purchased at “Trice Pond & Garden Centre”, Triple Tree Nurseryland & Florist”, and Amsterdam Greenhouses & Garden Centre”.

Contacts: Gayle Lyons – 604-467-2956, email: gvlyons@shaw.ca or Margaret Spratt – 604-467-1885, email: margspratt@shaw.ca

The tickets will be available from Feb 1, 2011 from either Gayle or Margaret. Tickets from the nurseries will only be available after April 15th, 2011. Gayle

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