Decking The Halls!

We’ve been busy with making the yuletide bright! We even got ourselves a little something for the bandstand! Thanks to Ann H. and Nance for the pictures.

Spiffy New Sign for the Bandstand!

Spiffy New Sign for the Bandstand!

DYI Snowmen made at the Make It & Take It event held in early December

DYI Snowmen made at the Make It & Take It event held in early December

A delicate operation...

A delicate operation…

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Keeping busy at the Make It & Take It party.

 

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Arranging greens at the Historical Society

Decorating the sign with a little help from our friends!

Decorating the sign with a little help from our friends!

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Makin’ a wreath.

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Pretty Entranceway

 

 

The Snobbery of Shrubbery

Last fall a talk was given by Andi Ross on how shrubs are picky bloomers and don’t come out to play just any old time. A handout was provided to help you remember when shrubs look their best. In case you missed it, click to get your own PDF copy: The Snobbery of Shrubbery

Here are some beauties to get you inspired during the long New England winter that is about to begin. I know I am already thinking about bloom! That red twig dogwood looks mighty nice!

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SPRING – Mountain Laurel

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SUMMER – Rose of Sharon

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AUTUMN – Arrowwood Vibutnum

Red Twig Dogwood

WINTER – Red Twig Dogwood