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Gardeners’ Guide for Oct. 13, 2018


Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Editor’s Note: The Gardeners’ Guide is a seasonal rundown of gardening related events. Listings are free. Email: features@recorder.com. Questions? Call 413-772-0261, ext. 276. Additionally, space is often limited. Please contact organizers to ensure you can attend. This is important if registration is required.

Greenfield Garden Club

Mount Auburn Cemetery Field Trip: Saturday, Oct. 13, carpool leaving from Cherry Rum Plaza in Greenfield at 8:30 a.m. Mount Auburn Cemetery is the first rural cemetery in the United States, located on the line between Cambridge and Watertown. It is the burial site of many prominent members of the Boston Brahmins, as well as a National Historic Landmark and a beautiful botanical garden. Contact Marsha Stone by phone at 413-773-0201 or by email at mds41 @comcast.net for more information.

North Quabbin Garden Club

Montreal Botanical Garden Presentation: Thursday, Oct. 18, 7 p.m. at the Millers River Environmental Center, 100 Main St. in Athol. North Quabbin Garden Club member Deborah Kent will share photographs taken on two trips to Montreal, featuring the Montreal Botanical Garden with its extensive collection of more than 21,000 plant species and cultivars, 10 exhibition greenhouses and about 30 thematic gardens. Club meetings are free to members; guests are asked for a donation.