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WACGC Sponsors “Simply Southern…favorites”

The WACGC presented an outstanding Standard Flower Show May 25, 2017 at the Colonial Heritage Clubhouse.  Forty-one design entries, fifty-three horticulture entries, and three Special Educational Exhibits composed the show.  The show was judged by a panel of nine Accredited … Continue reading

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Council Members Dedicate White Pine Tree in Bicentennial Park

Members of the Williamsburg Area Council of Garden Clubs attended a tree dedication ceremony in Bi-Centennial Park prior to the 32nd Arbor Day Ceremony held in conjunction with the City of Williamsburg. A White Pine tree was plated in Bi-Centennial Park under … Continue reading

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2017 Arbor Day 32nd Annual Ceremony and Reception

2017 Arbor Day 32nd Annual Ceremony and Reception presented by Williamsburg Area Council of Garden Clubs and City of Williamsburg  were held at the Williamsburg Community Building on Friday, March 10, 2017. The Council honored individuals, organizations, businesses, and institutions … Continue reading

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Mayor presents Arbor Day Proclamation to Arbor Day 2017 Chairmen

Mayor presents Arbor Day Proclamation to Arbor Day 2017 Chairmen. Left to right – Ellen Schiavone, Arbor Day Co-chairman, Mayor Paul Freiling, Glenda Knowles, Pres. WACGC, Geneva Hunt, Arbor Day Co-chairman.  

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The Williamsburg Area Council of Garden Clubs honor Veterans with Blue Star Memorial Marker

The Williamsburg Area Council of Garden Clubs dedicated a Blue Star Memorial Marker honoring Veterans on Veterans Day.  The site is located in Bicentennial Park at the intersection of Nassau and Newport Avenue.  The 1:30pm ceremony included patriotic music by … Continue reading

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