classes taught by our garden
|Partners in Conservation
We made a donation of $806.35
plus garden gloves and seeds
Westerville Garden Club
Our garden club provides bi-monthly gardening or environmental classes at the Westerville Community
Center. These classes for the community are either free or have a small fee.
We provide garden related activities at a local elderly care facility.
GCO FEED OHIO
Our garden club is joining the Garden Club of Ohio President's program to collect food for local food banks.
Home Landscape and Rain Barrel Seminar
Our garden club participates in this yearly event along with other conservation and green-themed groups.
National Garden Week
Our Westerville Garden Club joins the National Garden Club and Garden Club of Ohio in observing National
Garden Week the first full week in June. We encourage pride in our community and the importance of
Party at the Creek
This Westerville Parks and Recreation Department community event is held the fourth Thursday in May at
Alum Creek Park, Our garden club provides hands-on children's activities with objects from nature or recycled
materials to encourage the importance of green practices and an appreciation of nature.
On the day before Mother's Day in May we hold an annual plant sale in Uptown Westerville. All types of garden
plants and garden-related items are sold. Our own grown member plants and hand-made hypertufa planters
are popular items.
School Garden Projects
Members of our garden club do projects with students in two local elementary schools, which include
creating butterfly gardens and making terrariums to name a few.
Other Services we Provide
Donations to the following: Friends of the Governor's Residence, Garden Club of Ohio Scholarship Fund,
Hanby House Historical Site, Inniswood Garden Society, Nature Conservancy of Ohio, Partners in
Conservation "Seeds of Friendship" for Rwanda, U.S. Forest Service "Penny Pines" Program and Westerville
|National Garden Week
Uptown Westerville's 4th Friday.
held yearly in May.