Put-in-Bay Garden Club Launches Summer Events

Put in Bay gardenHere is the June Garden Club Update:

Creative Container Gardening – June Program

Our first meeting is Thursday, June 8th at 5:00 pm at PIBYC on Creative Container Gardening, presented by Cuyahoga County Master Gardeners.  Basics of container gardening, as well as design principles to keep in mind as you create outstanding containers for your landscape and patio will be reviewed.  Hands-on demonstrations of containers for sun and shade will be given as door prizes! Programs are open to all.  Hope to see you there.

Schedel Gardens Visit – July Program

Thursday, July 6 will be the date of our major event of the summer, a trip to beautiful Schedel Gardens in Elmore, Ohio. We will leave Put in Bay on the 9 am Miller ferry and drive 35 minutes to the 17-acre Schedel Gardens estate. At 10:15, we will be hosted to a one and a half hour guided tour of these spectacular gardens. Golf carts will be available for those who need assistance. The tour will be followed by a buffet lunch on the outside patio overlooking the property. There will also be time to visit the Garden’s gift shop and a nearby pottery shop on the way home. Cost of the trip, including lunch, guided tour, and admission to the gardens, is $25 per person. You may purchase tickets at the June meeting, by mailing a check to Put in Bay Garden Club, PO Box 815, PIB 43456, or by contacting Kathy Shrader at 440 773-5413. Deadline for ticket sales is June 24, so purchase your tickets and mark your calendars now for this special event! For directions or more information on the gardens, go to schedel-gardens.org. This trip is open to one and all.

Flower Watering

Contact Peggy Leopold at 419-345-2835 to schedule your day(s).  Free coffee and a pastry at the Village Bakery is yours for each time you water.