Now that the orchard is out of hibernation and is coming into bloom a lot has been happening. The sidewalk from the front gate to the Gazebo had been completed, thanks to Robert Prefontaine, Allan Spies, Garry Tucker and Harvey Kessler. The flower
Donations from sales of the Rockglen History Book and bird house as well as a grant from Prairie Coal gave us the funds to install an irrigation drip system. It is in place and working well.
The Rockglen Beautification Committee will raffle off a bird house built by Dan Belbeck. You can see this beautiful bird house and purchase raffle tickets for $2 each at the Burning Hills Cafe. Proceeds from the raffle will go toward
Mrs. Thomson’s third and fourth graders came out to the Heritage Orchard in Rockglen to plant vegetables and flowers as part of a project for the Rockglen Beautification Committee. The gardens will be part of the display for the dedication
Third, fourth and fifth grade students, who participated in developing Rockglen’s Heritage Orchard, hosted the event and witnessed the check presentation.
We’ve had fun with Mrs. Thompson’s 3rd/4th grade class working in the Heritage Orchard. Last week the class shared more of their photos with us. Take a look and see what they’ve been up to.
Mrs. Thomson’s third and fourth grade class invited volunteers, who helped with the garden demonstration project at Rockglen’s Heritage Orchard, to a special program in the classroom as a way to say thanks. They sang songs, fed us homemade treats,
The Rockglen Beautification Committee is excited to announce that it has received $11,000 in grant money from Peavy Mart to help develop and maintain the new Heritage Orchard
A ribbon of red and white will flank the entrance of Heritage Orchard.