Eighty years after its inception, The Acton Garden Club continues to follow the traditions and goals of its founding members and adheres to its original purpose:

To promote a greater interest in gardening and to share experiences that shall be of mutual benefit

GOALS

To advance the art of gardening and flower arranging and to provide opportunities for learning in the areas of horticulture, floral design, landscape design, and environmental issues by providing members with informative programs, by regularly staging Club flower shows, by maintaining a commitment to community service, and by encouraging participation in The Garden Club Federation of MA sponsored programs.

To promote civic beauty with seasonal plantings throughout the town, to maintain the historic gardens, and to promote well being through garden therapy.

To encourage study in the environmental sciences by awarding a scholarship to a graduating Acton senior who expects to major in an environmental field.

To respond to requests by local community agencies for floral arrangements, financial assistance, or volunteers to help with civic projects.

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