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GGA presenting Horticulture Show

8/7/2014 - West Side Leader
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By Staff Writer

COPLEY — The Gardeners of Greater Akron (GGA) will host its annual Horticulture Show Aug. 18 at 5:30 p.m. at St. George Fellowship Centre, 3204 Ridgewood Road.

The show will include entries of vegetables, plants and flowers from members, as well as dinner at 6:30 p.m. Entries will be accepted prior to the dinner, from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Judging in various categories will be done by certified judges from the Men’s Garden Club of Youngstown, according to GGA officials, and ribbons will be awarded to those who qualify in accordance with rules of the show.

Co-chairs of the event are MaryAnn Ferguson-Rich and James Bell.

Dinner reservations for the event may be made by calling Sam Morlan at 330-336-6269. 

GGA projects include home landscaping for Habitat for Humanity, college scholarships, annual beautification awards for homes and businesses, plant and seed exchanges with members and gardening education through monthly gardening programs and speakers.  Membership is open to men and women and all are welcome. For more information or a membership application, contact Bob Bell at 330-673-3553, or visit www.ohiogardeners.org.

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