Put-in-Bay Garden Club Begins Enriching Activities

Garden Club Put in BayLamppost Flower Planting

It’s a wrap, and the flowers look gorgeous.  Thanks to Chairperson Val Chornyak and all who helped with the planting.  If you are available to water, contact Peggy at 419-277-7425.

Stan Hywet Mansion and Gardens Tour

The Stan Hywet Mansion and Gardens Tour is on Tuesday, July 31st.  This is a bus trip with Catawba Island Garden Club to the beautiful Stan Hywet Gardens in Akron, Ohio.  The bus leaves Miller Ferry Catawba Dock at 7:45 am and returns at 5:00 pm.  Tickets are $55 per person, which includes mansion and gardens guided tours, a box lunch and round trip transportation.  Tickets are limited, with ticket sales ending June 10th.  Don’t miss out; reserve your space early.  Tickets are available through Pati Arth at 216-403-4502 or PayPal at Put-in-Bay Garden Club.

Home and Garden Tour

The Home and Garden Tour is on Wednesday, July 25th, beginning at 9:45 am.  The tour includes eight beautiful island properties and appetizers, cocktails, lunch and a silent raffle in The Crew’s Nest Pavilion.  Reservations are $40 per person and can be made by mailing your check to PIB Garden Club, PO Box 815, Put-in-Bay, OH 43456, calling Kathy Schrader at 440-773-5413, or through PayPal at Put-in-Bay Garden Club.  Tour reservation deadline is July 16th or when sold out.  Golf cart rental specials are available for $35 per cart from Island Bike Rental.  Reserve your cart by calling 419-285-4855 x 102.  You must mention “Put-in-Bay Garden Club” to receive the special price.

June Meeting – Wildlife in Your Garden

Our first meeting of the season is Thursday, June 21st.  Social half hour begins at 5:00 pm, followed by the meeting and Wildlife in Your Garden program at Put-in-Bay Yacht Club.  Learn what attracts animals to your garden and strategies to keep them away.  Plan to join us for this informative session and wonderful camaraderie with fellow members.  Bring a friend for more fun!

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