The Rowayton Gardeners Club thrives on member participation. Take a look below at upcoming needs and get involved! It’s easy to fulfill your membership requirements and there are all sorts of ways to help out:
Our Spring Market will take place from 10 am to 1 pm on Saturday, May 19th…just around the corner! All of our Rowayton Gardeners are asked to help make this fundraiser a success. Here are some of the many ways you can take part over the next few weeks – click on the links to get more information and volunteer! Cashier and Holding Area chairs will be reaching out for help, as well. Give as much time as you can – and have fun preparing for this iconic community event:
Dig 5 perennials from your own garden, tenderly plant them in mulch and plastic 6” pots, label them with the plant name and deliver to the home of Amy Tyson at 6 Point Road to be stored as one of the most sought-after items we will offer for sale – those “home grown perennials are incredibly popular! CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO.
Volunteer to help dig plants in others’ yards – you’ll learn lots about digging and dividing! Digs are currently scheduled for April 26, May 2 & 4. VOLUNTEER TO DIG.
Display a lawn sign May 7-19 for passing foot and car traffic – we will soon have 100 new signs to hand out. VOLUNTEER TO HOST A SIGN.
Help us clean up and organize the Shed – come to the Potting Shed on Friday, May 11th from 9:30 – 11:30 am. LET US KNOW YOU’RE COMING.
Help us receive the annuals we will offer for sale on Monday, May 14th (time to be determined). VOLUNTEER TO HELP UNLOAD THE TRUCK.
Help us write labels on sticks for all annuals on Tuesday, May 15th (time to be determined). VOLUNTEER TO HELP LABEL.
Help us load, unload and place the perennials on Wednesday, May 16th (time to be determined) VOLUNTEER TO LOAD AND UNLOAD PLANTS.
Help us with set up the day before the sale on Friday, May 18th – you’ll get to see it all come together (time to be determined). LET US KNOW YOU’RE COMING.
Help with cleanup following the sale on Saturday, May 19th from 1-3 pm and Sunday, May 20th, from 9:30 – noon – many hands make light work! LET US KNOW WE CAN COUNT ON YOU.
HOSPITALITY (Sally Tepas & Cathy Konstantin)
The June 14th Annual Meeting & Luncheon from 11 am to 1 pm is always fun, as we celebrate one year’s accomplishments and look forward to the next. Click here for more information about what’s needed and to volunteer to bring a dish.