Events to mark club's 90th year
Updated 9:35 pm, Wednesday, April 3, 2013
The following events will be offered this year to celebrate the Garden Club of New Milford's 90th anniversary:
Annual plant and bake sale: May 25, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Village Green.
Anniversary luncheon party: June 11. Open to public.
Flower show: June 21-23. At New Milford Historical Society, Aspetuck Avenue.
"Learning About Rain Gardens": July 9. With Richard Rosiello.
"Making Your Own Small World" (terrarium program): Aug. 13.
Decorate the village center with lifesize Halloween characters: October.
"A Christmas Tea": Dec. 10. Details to follow.
"Art in Bloom: Celebrating the 90th Anniversary of the New Milford Garden Club" will be offered May 5 through July 31 at the New Milford Historical Society on Aspetuck Avenue.
The event will feature an exhibit and programs focusing on flowers, art and gardening.
The exhibit will include set tables with China and silver, antique hats, dresses, jewelry and samplers, all inspired in some way by nature.