The orchard has been put to bed for the winter. However, we are still open for memorial or other donations. While there are no longer any trees to assign memorial plaques to, there are a number of large flowering shrubs available. You may
We have a new item for our wish list this month. If anyone has some well-rotted manure they would like to donate to the orchard, it would be much appreciated. The annual gardens planted by the students use up nutrients in the
Just before our last meeting, our committee received a wonderful gift of $500 from Mr. Colby Hoglund. His gift was his way of thanking the people of the Rockglen area for their patronage. We would like to thank him for
Please feel free to visit the orchard at any time, but we ask that you be careful to close the gates when you exit. We have a lot of four-legged friends who would love to sample our garden produce.
We are indebted to Alois Cartwright for his additional donation of petrified rock, which our chair Russell Belbeck will use to mount the memorial plaques in the orchard.
As with any project, there are always ways to improve the form and function of things. However, just wishing won’t make it so.