GARDEN CLUB SCHOLARSHIPS
The Canton Garden Club is pleased to announce that we will be offering a total of 3 scholarships this year!! Two (2) are General Garden Club Scholarships and One (1) is a Visual Arts Scholarship. Any high school senior, who is a resident of Canton, regardless of school you attend, is eligible to apply. Scholarship applications will be available electronically through CHS on March 15th at: www.CantonMA.org/chs/departments/guidance/scholarships Completed applications including essay and transcript are to be submitted electronically to the Guidance Department by April 11, 2023. Scholarship Night is May 23 rd at Canton High School.
The Canton Garden Club plants seasonal flowers at the three watering troughs, the six "Welcome to Canton" flower boxes, and the boxes at the Historical Society and Canton Library. In May, members are asked to sign up to water and maintain these town plantings during the summer and early fall. In observance of Arbor Day in April, the Garden Club plants a tree at a predetermined site in Canton.
Workshops with Canton's Senior Citizens to create seasonal floral arrangements. Next session: Thursday March 23, 2023.
MINI HOLIDAY GREENS SALE
Held in conjunction with the Paul Revere Historic Museum Holiday Fair, we make wreaths and urns at the preceding meeting at the Senior Center.
HOLIDAY DOORS OF CANTON CONTEST
Decorate your front entrance way and sign up to enter into the Holiday Doors of Canton Contest. Both residential and commercial entryways are welcome. Last held Dec 2021.
ARTISTS IN BLOOM
In conjunction with the Canton Public Schools, students' artwork from all grades, schools and art classes are displayed in a gallery setting with 30 of the pieces interpreted through floral arrangements made by Canton Garden Club members. Proceeds go to establish a scholarship for a graduating senior pursing higher education in the visual arts.
This event is held every other year. Next session: March 25-26, 2023.
CANTON GARDEN CLUB 2023 GARDEN TOUR ~~ LOOKING FOR GARDENS!!
Next Summer, June 2023, the Canton Garden Club will be hosting its 2nd Garden Tour and your garden could be one of them! Just think how nice it will be to share all your hard work and dedication with others in the community. We are looking for gardens of flowers and all types of living vegetation, so please consider your fabulous garden!
If you would like to have your garden on the tour, have questions about the tour, or suggestions of other homeowners who might be interested, please get in touch with Roxy Gray. Will be held June 9-11, 2023.
ANNUAL PLANT SALE
Our annual plant sale is usually held at the Canton Public Library around Mother's Day. Proceeds from the sale benefit civic beautification and the scholarship fund.
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