Thirty to 40 people came to the grand opening of our Monarch Garden Party September 14. Tom Foulkes, a major financial supporter of this project, cut the ribbon. President, Katie Hoffman, and garden committee member, Donna McKenna, thanked the many people who contributed to make this 30th anniversary project a reality. Lemonade, ice tea and treats were served. Some tithonia seeds and a small quantity of milkweed and gaillardia plants were for sale, as well as some gently used butterfly themed items. We raised $363 for future improvements! Come see the garden anytime during REAL Deal store hours.
Get your garden off to a good start! Purchase a a recycled food grade, 220 L grey or terracotta barrel for $55. Set it up under a downspout to conserve water and treat your plants. Rain barrels should be pre-ordered online a week in advance. (Note, this sale was originally planned for May 9.) Consult […]
REAL’s Annual General Meeting will be taking place Wed. July 15 via Zoom. Invitations and link will be send out closer to the time. We would especially like our members to participate but all are welcome.
You won’t want to miss our annual Local Foods Dinner, Sat. Oct. 17, 2020 at the Smiths Falls Legion. Chef Joanne Edwards will be cooking up a fabulous feast, and we’ll have lots to bid on in our silent auction. Tickets on sale approx. Sept. 1.