Continuing Civic Projects
Arbor Day Ceremony and Tree Planting
Annual tree planting program to educate the community on the importance of trees. Always the last Friday in April!
Blue Star Memorial
Highway Blue Star Memorial plaque placed and maintained by garden club members to honor American Armed Forces Veterans.
Garden Education Center
Weekly project of placing labeled floral arrangements or plants on display in Moorestown library.
Annual Daffodil Educational Exhibit – also at the library. This year: Monday – Thursday, April 6 – 9, 2020.
Garden Therapy Please
Monthly hands-on program for seniors in a local daycare facility and at the Moorestown Rec. Center.
Senior Fall/Spring Tour and Tea
Residents of local retirement communities tour areas of seasonal beauty in Moorestown followed by refreshments in a members’ home.
Junior Garden Club
Educational horticultural program for students in Moorestown High School.
Main Street Planters
Club members plant containers located on Main Street seasonally.
Garden Club Scholarship
A $1,000 scholarship is awarded to a Moorestown High School graduating senior planning to study horticulture or environmental studies in college.
Holiday Wreath Making
Members create wreaths from fresh greens for Moorestown public buildings.
PHS Philadelphia International Flower Show
Club participates biennially in the Show’s competitive classes.
Moorestown Community House Gardens
Members work on preserving, trimming, and restoring gardens at the Community House.
Holiday decorating project. Past projects include Drumthwacket, Smithville and Fairmount Park houses.
Moorestown Township Community Gardens
Aids in the distribution and maintenance of the township garden plots on Camden Ave.
CHRISTINE HARKINSON/The Sun: Those interested in renting plots can contact Carol Ellis by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.