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Junior Gardeners
by Anne Koch

2018 JUNIOR GARDENERS

Our Junior Gardener program is meant to be an introduction to gardening for youth.  There are various age categories in this gardening competition.  Seeds are provided and creativity is strongly encouraged. 

See below for more details on this family friendly endeavour.

 

Category 1 - Grades 1, 2 Category 2 - Grades 3, 4, 5

Category 3 - Grades 6, 7, 8 Category 4 - Secondary School

Materials - Seeds supplied by the Wellesley Horticultural Society:

1 Pink Lavatera packet, 1 Yellow Marigold packet, 1 packet Beets or Carrots

Garden Prizes - First $5.00 / Second $4.00 / Third $3.00

1. Participants are required to plant and care for the seeds supplied. Creativity is encouraged. Accessories are allowed.

2. Gardens will be judged after August 27th, 2018. We hope to take

a picture of you in your garden.

3. Participants are encouraged to exhibit specimens from their garden at the

Wellesley Fall Fair, September 11th-12th, 2018. Prizes will be awarded for the following entries: Class 5

Section 1 - 5 sprays Pink Lavatera

Section 2 - 5 sprays Yellow Marigolds

Section 3 - 5 Beets

Section 4 – 5 Carrots

Section 5 - Creative arrangement in a recycled container

- any variety of flowers

Section 6 - Harvest basket of any fruits and vegetables

Fair prizes - First $3.00 / Second $2.00 / Third $1.00

5. Junior Gardener Awards night will be held on Monday, September 17th at the

Wellesley Community Centre.

Have a great summer and enjoy your garden!

Suzanne Culp 519-656-2824

Anne Koch 519-656-2536

(2018-02-12)

 

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