News

It is Grant Application time!

  We look forward to receiving grant applications and learning about  possible projects that will enhance our community on South Whidbey Island.  The South Whidbey Garden Club is seeking grant applications from organizations interested in pursuing funding for projects that foster or demonstrate the following outcomes: Environmental stewardship· Horticultural education 

Community beautification 

The South Whidbey Garden Club requires that the grant be given to non-profit or educational organizations.Funds should be earmarked for the purchase of supplies or to provide educational services. No more than 10% of the amount awarded can be used for administrative costs. Funds from this grant can be used as matching for larger funding proposals. The maximum amount awarded is $500.   PROPOSALS MUST BE SUBMITTED BY JANUARY 8, 2018. For an application or more information please contact: Sandy Eschen E-mail: sandyeschen@hotmail.com or phone: 425.443.5672 (leave message) 

Holiday Auction

Our auction was a grand success! Thank you to all our donors and all of you who so generously purchased items! 


At our January meeting we will discuss how to put the $1793.00 profit!

Maxwellton Parade

BJ Hoogerwerf is the organizer of the Maxwellton 4th of July parade and has said our club is warmly welcome to participate! A rake and shovel drill team is being discussed. Please let Tracy know if you have ideas or are interested.

Announcements

Fairy Gardens

Start collecting low pots and ceramic or wood accessories for the fairy gardens we will be making this spring for our plant sale!

January Birthdays

Jeanne Zook

Bobbie Sitter

Susan Odom

Joe McKinley

Chris Dowdell

Carolyn Burningham

Janie Ault



February Birthdays

Tammy Johnson

Gloria Harnett


Carolyn Davis

Nancy Byrne


Plant Sale April 28,2018

Aurora Saint Yves and Nancy Bryne haves volunteered  to chair our Plant-astic Sale at Bayview Hall.  Bravo, Aurora and Nancy!!!


Start thinking about what you can do to help.


December story

The title of the book Sandy read for the holiday party is 

MERRY CHRISTMAS, MERRY CROW

by Kathi Applet

Ways and Means

Garden tools you want to recycle? Pots, seeds, bric a brac, candles, decorations you are ready to give up? Consider bringing them to SWGC for the Ways and Means table. Members contribute to take home "new to them" treasures!