TWGC is a charitable organization focused on sharing gardening and natural beauty thru education and civic programs in New Bern, NC.
TWGC volunteers planted vegetables, herbs (and flowers!) for the residents at Riverpoint Crest. The kitchen will use the vegetables and herbs for the residents all season! Fresh salsa anyone?
Trent Woods Garden Club volunteers delivered 20 birthday nosegay bouquets to Good Shepard Home in New Bern. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, TWGC is unable to visit with the residents at this time. Instead TWGC delivering nosegay bouquets to residents with birthdays during the month and additional arrangements for the staff and other residents to enjoy.
Creating the nosegays were Marcia Sproul, Kathy Perratta, Frances Eder Paula Hartman and Deb Tallman.
Garden Therapy November 2020
Gail McLamb and her committee were busy creating 25 arrangements for Croatan Village residents with November birthdays and all residents and staff to enjoy! Looks like these lovely ladies had a wonderful time!
Carol Letellier delivering 160 floral arrangements to the Senior Services Activity Director Ellen Hargett and Hugh Kirkman from Housekeeping.
Working hard to create 160 floral offerings were: Lydia Ashe, Carol Letellier, Kathy Perretta, Mary Boudreault, Arline North, Eileen Griswold, Paula Hartman and Sue Wyatt.
Garden Therapy is one of the favorite programs at TWGC. Every month a group of members visits a local nursing home. TWGC brings flowers and plants that the residents make into a keepsake for their rooms. Refreshments are offered and a sing a long spreads cheer to volunteers and residents alike.