The 5th Annual Bonsai Ball, held on Saturday, March 28, 2015, was a tremendous success. The weather was beautiful, the food was delicious and everyone had a great time. Our sincere thanks to all the folks who donated their time, their money and items for the silent and live auctions, helping to make this event the success that it was. Special thanks to all the volunteers who worked so hard, both prior and during the event.
Heathcote’s Volunteer Appreciation and Annual Meeting was held March 8, 2015. Awards were given to volunteers whose hours exceeded 50 with special recognition going to various individuals whose contributions of time were above and beyond.
We appreciate the gift of your time, whether it be a few hours or a few hundred hours a year.
On March 21st from 10 AM to noon Master Gardener Carole Williams will present “Butterflies in Your Yard”.
Participants will learn about butterflies native to this area and how to attract them. The workshop includes a PowerPoint presentation in the Pioneer House and a visit to Heathcote’s butterfly plants.
A retired librarian, Carole has been a Master Gardener for 19 years and has been teaching about butterflies for 18 years.
Registration is $10. To register, please call the office at 464-4672.
This beautiful 5 x 7 oil painting was painted here in the Garden yesterday by local artist Lori McNamera. She was joined in the Garden by a few other local artists who painted and sketched in different areas of the Garden. We are so happy to have them join us and enjoy watching them work.