The Exeter Area Garden Club accepts applications each year for our mini grant program. These grants are given to individuals and groups who propose to improve or construct a garden in a public area of their community. This year we made 7 grants, awarding a total of $1800. The recipients were:
The Greengard Center for Autism, 95 Brewery Lane, Portsmouth. Entrance planters
Janice Randall for the traffic island at the intersection of Drinkwater & Hampton Rds. in Exeter. Add stone perimeter to garden begun last year.
Rye Beach Little Boar’s Head Garden Club, North Hampton Beach. Beach parking lot restoration part 2.
Tenants’ Council of the Exeter Housing Authority, Water St. in Exeter. The tenants will add a perennial cutting garden for residents.
Folsom Acres Condo Association, Prentiss Way in Exeter. Residents planting to screen compost area.
Star Island Corporation, Isles of Shoals, Rye. Flagpole Garden Sustainability Project.
YogaLife Garden, Exeter Mills, Exeter. Plant herbs and edibles.