Join us as we inspire and learn from each other and work together to enrich our environment and communities around Farmington and the greater Mt. Blue area.
Among many other activities, every year we:
- Award educational scholarships to local students
- Beautify and maintain local and historical sites
- Collaborate with other organizations to help others
- Feature guest lecturers and local experts to support gardening expertise
- Host an education booth at the Farmington Fair
- Meet locally in members’ gardens and plan excursions to deepen our friendships and knowledge
Check out our upcoming events to see what’s next. We can’t wait to see you!
With the sun dropping low in the sky, the Mt. Blue Area Garden Club met near the cooling shade of the tall, sprawling willow in Becky Grant-Widen’s six acre Wilton property before she led us on a tour of her impressive gardens. Her no-dig approach to creating and renovating garden beds was especially interesting. After … Continue reading July Local Garden Tour
Tremendous thanks goes to Erica Emery who hosted us at her farm, Rustic Roots, for a tour and tips on some of the methods and tools she and her team use to create such bountiful harvests! The tour of this busy working farm was a real treat for our members. It’s easy to forget how … Continue reading June Local Garden Tour
Our members gathered today for our annual luncheon, which was held at the American Legion lodge. Following our meal and lively conversation, a brief business meeting was held and our 2022-2023 officers were sworn in by Regina Longyear.
We can all pat ourselves on the back for another fabulous plant sale. We had some great looking plants donated by members, plus a non-member this year. With so many hands to help out with the set up and sales, we now have the process down to a science. After a busy morning of sales, we earned a total of … Continue reading Plant Sale is a Smashing Success!