Plant and Bake Sales
Wardsboro Plant Sale
The Friends of the Wardsboro Library is sponsoring its annual Plant Sale on Saturday, May 28, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. It will take place at 170 Main Street in front of the Wardsboro Library, and on the Town Common at Route 100 and Main Street. Hearty perennials donated by local gardeners, favorite annuals, shrubs, herbs, Gilfeather turnip and assorted vegetable seedlings will all be reasonably priced for the one-day sale. Vermont Extension Master Gardeners will staff an information table and answer gardening questions from visitors. A raffle will feature a hand-crafted bird house, a hanging basket and more garden-related items. Winning tickets are drawn at 1 p.m.; winners need not be present. Admission and parking are free at this annual fundraiser for the Library, held rain or shine.
The Friends are again sponsoring their annual raffle featuring a handmade quilt, on display at the sale and at their website, friendsofwardsborolibrary.org. The winning ticket will be drawn at the 14th annual Gilfeather Turnip Festival in October. A Bake Sale will be held on the Town Common sponsored by the Wardsboro Library trustees.
Arlington Plant and Bake Sale
The Arlington Garden Club’s annual Plant and Bake Sale is slated for Saturday, May 28, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. It will be held at the Arlington Community House, 3854 Main Street, Arlington, rain or shine. Come for the wonderful variety of plants from your favorite nurseries as well as homegrown plants. To learn more, visit the website at arlingtongardenclubvt.webs.com. If you are interested in membership, call Nancy Hadley at 802-375-1354.
Peru Plant Sale
The Peru Church invites you to their annual Plant Sale to be held on the church steps on Saturday, May 28, from 9 a.m. to 12 noon. This long-standing tradition is a community favorite. Novice and seasoned gardeners will find all manner of annuals and perennials, bulbs and bushes, lilies of the field and lilies of the valley. Geraniums, hostas, maybe a tree or two. And a sunny day, if we’re lucky! For details, call Pastor Margaret at 802-379-1438.