Garden club workshop
- When: Monday, November 25, 2013, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
- Where: Downtown Gallery, Ticonderoga
- Cost: $25
- Age limit: Not available
- Categories: Workshop
TICONDEROGA — The Carillon Garden Club will offer a wreath decorating workshop Monday, Nov. 25, at 7 p.m. at Studio 117, next to the Downtown Gallery, 117 Montcalm St., Ticonderoga. Reservations are suggested by Oct. 26.
Carillon Garden Club member and wreath project chairwoman Judy Walker has created this opportunity for area residents to come and choose their own decorations and create their own seasonal wreath. Participants can choose from sparkly or natural or traditional decorations to adorn their 12-inch balsam wreath. Club members will be on hand to help show how to make bows and attach the decorations. Light refreshments will also be available.
The cost for this workshop is $25. Reservations may be made by calling Walker at 984-0088 or Sue Johnson at 543-6127.
Carillon Garden Club members are confirming and taking new orders now for Christmas wreaths until Oct. 26. New orders are welcome. Fresh balsam wreaths are made locally and range in price from $15 for a 12-inch plain wreath to $60 for a 36-inch decorated wreath. Wreaths come in 12 inch, 16 inch, 24 inch and 36 inch sizes. Decorated kissing balls are also available for $30. To order contact Walker at 984-0088 or club president Betty Rettig at 585-7247. Wreaths will be delivered just before Thanksgiving.
The sale of wreaths is a major fund raising event that allows the club to do annual beautification projects in Ticonderoga and Hague. The Carillon Garden Club is a 501(C) (3), not for profit organization. For more information about the club, call Rettig or First Vice President Joyce Cooper, at 585-2640.