Lyme Disease Documentary in Merrimack (Nov. 14)

The award-winning Lyme disease documentary, Under Our Skin, will be shown at Merrimack High School (38 McElwain Street) on Tuesday, November 14th at 6:30pm. Come learn about Lyme disease and how debilitating it can be. Free and open to the public.

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Paper Flower Workshop: Having Fun While Doing Good

One of the ways the garden club gives back to the community is by creating paper flowers for the dining room tables at New Horizons Soup Kitchen in Manchester. These workshops are a great opportunity to hone your crafting skills and enjoy some good conversation. Below are photos from the latest workshop (taken by co-organizer Dawn Burke).

 

 

Garden Club Tomorrow Evening (Nov. 2)

Tomorrow evening —  Thurs., Nov 2 at Parkhurst Place (11 Veterans Road, Amherst), 7:00-8:30 pm — Sierra Brookes of Peterborough will present “Holiday Treasures from the Garden.” With a little planning and creative ingenuity, you can not only dress your home festively for the holidays with minimum fuss and expense but also create healthful, aromatic products for gift giving. Sierra will share creative ideas for using fresh and dried cuttings from the garden, fields, and forest for decoration, culinary use, and herbal body care products.  Open to the public at no fee.

Sierra Brookes

Sierra Brookes

Garden Club Tomorrow Morning (Nov. 2)

Bill Graham, professional floral designer, commentator, instructor, facilitator, and garden club favorite, will be at our next daytime meeting — Thurs., Nov 2 at the Messiah Lutheran Church (9:00-11:30 am). Bill will cover early fall, Thanksgiving and design ideas for Christmas as well as a few fashion tips!

Bill Graham

Bill Graham

 

Come join us for this entertaining as well as creative presentation. His arrangements will be raffled off at the end of this program. Open to the public at no fee.

Nov. 2 Evening Program — Holiday Treasures from the Garden

With a little planning and creative ingenuity, you can not only dress your home festively for the holidays with minimum fuss and expense but also create healthful, aromatic products for gift giving.

At the Amherst Garden Club’s next evening meeting — Thurs., Nov 2 at Parkhurst Place (11 Veterans Road, Amherst), 7:00-8:30 pm — Sierra Brookes of Peterborough will share creative ideas for using fresh and dried cuttings from the garden, fields, and forest for decoration, culinary use, and herbal body care products.

Come prepared for an evening of aromatic delights!

Open to the public at no fee.

Sierra Brookes

Sierra Brookes

Nov. 2 Daytime Meeting — The Holidays! Let’s Get Ready

Bill Graham, professional floral designer, commentator, instructor, facilitator, and garden club favorite, will be at our next daytime meeting — Thurs., Nov 2 at the Messiah Lutheran Church (9:00-11:30 am). Bill will cover early fall, Thanksgiving and design ideas for Christmas as well as a few fashion tips!

Bill Graham

Bill Graham

 

Bill is the owner of Beautiful Things Ltd in Salem, MA. His shop specializes in creative floral designs, gifts and women’s accessories. He delights in creating different and unique designs and is always trying new ideas and innovative techniques.

A few years ago Bill had a presentation based on “The Little Black Dress”. If you think of it, wouldn’t it be fun to wear a little black dress or something along these lines to recognize this past program?

Come join us for this entertaining as well as creative presentation. His arrangements will be raffled off at the end of this program. Open to the public at no fee.