Volunteer at Edgewood Garden
We are starting a
new program: Volunteer at Edgewood Garden.
Become a Veggie! (VEG,
Volunteer days will
include lunch (soup and salad provided, bring a sandwich) on work days.
Activities will include weeding, planting, pruning, deadheading, raking,
propagating, potting --- the usual light garden tasks.
What's in it for me,
1) You will be able to
attend any of our "Volunteer Teas" at Edgewood garden with scones and
cucumber sandwiches and all that, which will be exclusively for
Volunteers AND their guests.
2) You will have a
chance to buy cards, books, sachets, or other Edgewood Garden "stuff" at a
3) You will get free
plants from garden divisions, cuttings, seedlings and purchases to plant in
4) You will have your
name added to our Volunteer Plaque in the garden (and even some pictures on
5) You will get to see
the garden at times of the year when it is not open to the public.
6) We will have guest
lecturers to give demonstrations/talks about various garden tasks/activities
on specified Volunteer days. TBA.
7) Share in the fruit
and vegetables from the garden, as available.
Click the button
to sign up.
Come with tools, gloves, sandwich and enthusiasm (rain or shine) on any of
these days to help Edgewood Garden become a really great showplace.
Volunteer Days are
the week of the second Tuesday of the month----on Tuesdays and the following
Volunteer hours are:
10:00am till 3:00pm with lunch at 12:30. The schedule for 2009 is:
7th April 11th
12th May 16th
9th June 13th
14th July 18th
The first tea is scheduled
for Saturday June 20th to enjoy the first flush of roses.