The cool, rainy weather of Tuesday, October 13 did not drown the spirits of members of the Old Forge Garden Club who came to the center of Old Forge to put the Point Park garden to bed for the winter.
The group cleaned and weeded the space and installed new plantings from their individual gardens that will further enhance the aesthetic appeal of the park. Continue reading
Garden Club member, Gary Lee planted the lilacs in Mary Diamond’s memory
by Marianne Christy
Members of the Old Forge Garden Club paid tribute to late fellow member Mary Diamond by planting two lilac bushes in her memory on the grounds of Lakeside Terrace Apartments on Tuesday, September 22nd.
Mary was a charter member of the club which celebrated its 10th anniversary this year. Continue reading
Members of the Old Forge Garden Club will visit Star Homestead in Woodgate on Tuesday August 11.
Lunch and a business meeting will follow at Kratzy’s on Route 28 in Forestport.
Anyone interested in carpooling can meet in the parking lot of VIEW, the arts center in Old Forge, at 9:30 a.m.
Perennial Favorites…Founding members of the Old Forge Garden Club were among the guests at a 10-year celebration luncheon at the home of John and Pat Tappan. Maureen Kantor, Gary Lee, Lynn Otto, Bette Rintrona, Loretta Kaye, President Pat Johnston, Past President and First President Pat Tappan, and Mary Hofer. Photo by Michele deCamp
by Marianne Christy
Members of the Old Forge Garden Club celebrated the organization’s 10th year anniversary by visiting the gardens of fellow members Bette Rintrona, Deb and John Munyan and Pat and John Tappan on Tuesday, July 14.
The tour was followed by a covered dish luncheon for 25 members at the Tappans’ home.
Member Michele deCamp reminds all garden lovers that VIEW’s annual Secret Garden Tour will be held on Thursday, July 23. Continue reading
Members of the Old Forge Garden Club will take a field trip and tour of Mansion House and Garden in Sherrill on Tuesday, June 9. Lunch will follow at the golf course restaurant.
All will meet at VIEW to carpool at 8:45 a.m.
Anyone interested in attending should contact Loretta Kaye at (315) 369-6088 as soon as possible for lunch reservation.
Members planted flowers and weeded the area in and around the Point Park in the center of Old Forge on Friday, May 29. They were joined by Scott Gaffney of the Town of Webb Department of Public Works, who tends the watering system at the park throughout the season. He is pictured with Garden Club member Loretta Kaye. Photo by Michele deCamp
A Bloomin’ Good Time – Enjoying the Garden Club program were: Dorothy Walker, Lorraine Sienka, Joyce Leszyk, Shirley Cornish, Phoebe Greene. Front row, from left: Alice Achter, Liza Maio, Jean Gaudin, and Char Pylman. Courtesy photos
The Old Forge Garden Club held a Christmas gathering at Lakeside Terrace apartments in Old Forge on Tuesday, December 2nd.
Guest speaker was Gary Lee who gave a photo presentation on Adirondack orchids.
Following the program home baked cookies and a hot spiced cranberry beverage were served.