DISTRICT V - Oak Grove Garden Club Oak Grove LA Deeds and Doings
Planting fall flowers downtown
District V Oak Grove Garden Club Luncheon fundraiser Nov 12, 2021
Jason Lingo Center Herb Garden Project
Students from the 4-H Garden Club learned about herbs as they removed weeds and excess volunteer herbs.
Oak Grove Garden Club held a delayed Arbor Day Ceremony in Oak Grove City Park. A red maple was planted. Mayor Adam T. Holland proclaimed today Arbor Day in Oak Grove.. Brandon Harper substituted for Terry Jordan in giving the Invocation and Benediction. Dotty Berry planned the ceremony and thanked the Town of Oak Grove for making the park a desirable destination for residents. Additional club members participating were Jamie Johnson and husband, Dianne Sowell, Marilyn Fowler, Ruth Mulkey, Betty Ward, Sandy Waters, Barbara McDaniel, Shirley Key, and Roselie Overby. Click on photo to see all.
OGGC members weeded the beds and trimmed the roses at the flag and town park.
Adee Prine is shown giving the $100 Walmart gas card to winner Slim Morris. Oak Grove Garden Club held a great fundraiser for LGCF District V Convention Fund.
Oak Grove Garden Club members aided by Tom Waters planted 80 pink tulip bulbs in awareness of breast cancer. The beds next to the Veteran’s memorial were weeded and fresh pine straw added also.
Oak Grove Garden Club potted plants and donated to the Carroll Nursing Home to enhance their entrance for residents , employees and visitors. This project replaced the annual project of potting individual plants with residents. Hopefully next year there will be no restrictions and the Garden therapy can happen. The group rotates visiting each nursing facility .