The Rake and Hoe Garden Club
of Westfield
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Welcome to Gardening!!

Our mission is to educate our membership and the public in horticulture, floral design, nature, and wildlife. 
To that end, our monthly meetings will have interesting speakers on relevant topics.
We host workshops, field trips and plant exchanges. Some of our very talented members
 are also more than willing to share their expertise with the group.

Our garden club members are very community minded also and work with the Lyons Hospital,
Cerebral Palsy, Mobile Meals, and four community gardens in Westfield.

The Rake and Hoe Garden Club is a member of the Garden Club of NJ,
http://gardenclubofnewjersey.com
which is also a member of the National Garden Clubs, Inc.
http://gardenclub.org






  TICKET SALES INFORMATION --
Tickets will be $35 in advance
$40 at the door day of show

Tickets will be available at:
Baron's Drug Store                                  Williams Nursery
243 East Broad Street                              524 Springfield Ave.
 Westfield                                                 Westfield

OR by Mail:
Please send check made payable to "Rake and Hoe Garden Club"
with a self-addressed, stamped envelope to:
Carolynn Pulliam
648 Arlington Avenue
Westfield, NJ 07090-2104

Questions? Please contact Carolynn at ccpull@comcast.net

Included in your ticket price will be the tour of
four decorated houses in Westfield,
light refreshments and entrance to the

"Nature's Holiday Elegance Boutique"*

featuring many exclusive items crafted by club members and include topiaries, wreaths, tree ornaments,
and holiday designs that incorporate many plant materials found in our gardens,
such as seed pods, leaves, wood, bark, moss, ferns, and a variety of dried legumes, nuts, and pine cones. 
A touch of gold, silver, and sparkle add to the holiday spirit. 
Other handcrafted items include pressed fern note cards and gift tags;
 cheese boards cut from local birch trees and cork-handled spreaders;
decorative tins, gourds and birdhouses; high quality amaryllis bulbs in decorative holiday containers;
photo note cards with members’ original photography.   
Don’t forget to pick up fresh greens and arrangements for your holiday decorating at the boutique
 – a wide variety of wreaths, swags, planters, boxwood topiaries, and bundled greens will make your visit
 to “Nature’s Holiday Elegance” well worthwhile.

*Please note - ADMISSION TO BOUTIQUE BY TICKET ONLY; Not open to the general public

             

                                                               
   Mark the date on your calendars!!     

               DECEMBER 1st, 2018!         
                                                               


CHECK OUT OUR PAST CHRISTMAS HOUSE TOUR!!
   
   House Tour 2014

                                                                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                            
Photo above - Leonard Buck Gardens







                                                                                                                                        
    

 

OFFICERS OF THE CLUB


Director, Diana Kazazis

President, Pat Wilson

Vice President, Jeanne Marie Ryan

Treasurer, Betsy Chance

Recording Secretary, Holly Schlobohm

Corresponding Secretary, Joan Barna

  

                          
      Rake and Hoe meets in the Scotch Hills Country Club,

       at 720 Jerusalem Road in Scotch Plains every second

     Wednesday of the month at 12:30pm.

          Please join us if you enjoy nature, plants and design! 

    Please contact President Pat Wilson for more information.

                                                                                                                     
             
     Contact Webmaster for comments.  Updated November, 2018