Fort Payne Garden Club Written by Carol Beddingfield 6/4/2009
A positive aspect about all the rain that we have had is the
fact that our gardens and flowers are beautiful!
The Fort Payne Garden Club will present a tour of 5 area
gardens on Saturday, June 6th from 1-5 PM.A $5.00 donation will be accepted.
Contact any member of the Fort Payne Garden Club for tickets
or call Celestine Darnell at 845-4740.
The tour will be self guided so you may visit the garden on
your own schedule during the above hours.Be sure to wear your walking shoes.
The tour will be for the gardens only.The homes will not be open to the public.
According to Mary Summerville, past president of the Fort
Payne Garden Club, the funds will be used for civic projects such as the DeKalbTheatreGardens and the butterfly
garden at Wills Valley Elementary.
Mary is the Deep South Region Board of Director for the National
Garden Club Inc.She also serves as the
Scholarship Chairman for the association.More than $30,000.00 was raised last year.
The Industrial Alliance Meeting will be held at RTI in
Rainsville Tuesday, June 9th at 11:00 AM.Call Pam Clay, Economic Development Office,
Still looking for advice about starting a small
business?The Chamber will offer only 2
more loan clinics, June 9thand July 14th .Attend
these free one-on-one counseling sessions provided by the Women’s Business
Center of North Alabama.Call 845-2741