Saturday, June 29 »
Want the perfect gift for Mother’s Day, May 12 or Father’s Day, June 16?
The Fifth Annual SullivanArc Garden Tour features an exclusive look at private gardens in and around the Village of Bloomingburg on Saturday, June 29. The tour leaves from the Meditation Garden at Our Lady of the Assumption Church in Bloomingburg, where it returns at day’s end for a complimentary wine and cheese reception.
This is an exceptional collection of eight beautiful gardens, including: an eclectic country farm garden, a meandering herb garden, a unique architectural home, a home with an infinity pool and an infinite view, and more.
The tour is hosted by SullivanArc and Sullivan Renaissance with support from the Wurtsboro Board of Trade – to benefit SullivanArc programs for people with developmental disabilities.
Cost is $40 per person for the guided bus tour, which includes travel on a Rolling V coach bus, tip, guide, door prizes and snacks. Self-guided tour tickets and maps are also available for those who want to drive their own vehicles for $25 per person (not per car). Following the tour is a complimentary wine and cheese reception for all ticket holders and garden owners.
Tickets are available at the Canal Towne Emporium in Wurtsboro; by calling SullivanArc at 845-796-1350 ext. 1050; or online by going to http://www.sullivanarc.org – click on “Buy Tickets.” Tickets are limited. If the tour is not sold out, then self-guided tour tickets will be available on the morning of the tour at Our Lady of the Assumption Church at 17 High Street in Bloomingburg.
For information about how to advertise in the map journal, call SullivanArc at 845-796-1350 ext. 1050.
The tour stops for lunch in Wurtsboro, where the Board of Trade will be hosting a “Taste of Wurtsboro.” Details will follow.
SullivanArc is a not-for-profit agency dedicated to providing support and services to over 800 individuals with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities and to their families.
Wednesday, June 5 »
WEEDS, SHOOTS & FLOWERS!
GO FROM A BROWN THUMB TO A
GREEN THUMB IN THREE EASY CLASSES!
Sullivan Renaissance is proud to announce a series of three FREE hands-on instructional trainings to help support and encourage volunteers to be comfortable doing gardening tasks to assist with Renaissance projects in their hometowns. Learn from the ground up the process of caring for a garden from start to finish.
You will learn the basics of gardening and be able to roll up your sleeves and help at a community gardening project near you. Attendees who successfully complete all three classes and make a volunteer pledge will receive a completion certificate and a special gift from Sullivan Renaissance!
All classes will be held at Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County in the teaching garden located at 64 Ferndale-Loomis Road in Liberty.
June, 5 2013
7PM to 9PM
July 10, 2013
7PM to 9PM
Pre-registration is requested. Refreshments will be provided. For more information or to register, contact Sullivan Renaissance at www.sullivanrenaissance.org or 845-295-2445.
Sullivan Renaissance is a beautification and community development program principally funded by the Gerry Foundation. Sponsors include Bold Gold Media Group/Thunder 102, FisherMears Associates, Large Media, Sullivan County Democrat, The River Reporter and WSUL/WVOS.
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