Auburn Garden Club

Applicants sought for grant program

The Auburn Garden Club is talking applications for the fall 2012-fall 2013 grants program. Nonprofits with projects that meet the club’s objectives of creating, promoting and f ...

Gardeners preparing for plant sale

The Auburn Garden Club’s annual plant sale will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 28, in the parking lot at Bethlehem Lutheran Church on High Street, next to the entrance ...

Passion for bonsai grows from overseas tour

It requires close attention to detail and can be labor intensive, but bonsai is a hobby Scott Chadd has pursued for about 40 years. “It’s what I really enjoy,” he said rece ...

Auburn Garden Club awards scholarships

The Auburn Garden Club continued its tradition of community service Monday, awarding $4,850 in scholarships and grants. The club made the presentations at the annual awards and in ...

Sow winter blooms to chase away the gray

In mid-winter, when skies are gray and it has rained for what seems like weeks, nature provides reminders that spring will be here eventually, This time of year, bright green s ...

Nursery owner speaks up against invasive plants

A Loomis nursery owner is taking a stand against invasive plants. John Nitta, whose High Ranch Nursery has been in business for 33 years, said it was a difficult but necessary dec ...

Auburn Garden Club awards scholarships to four local students

The Auburn Garden Club continued its tradition of community service by awarding scholarships recently to local students and grants to area projects at the club’s annual awards an ...

Auburn Garden Club still going strong as it celebrates 75th anniversary

Seven decades ago, three Auburn neighbors attended a garden club meeting in Sacramento and decided they’d like to see one closer to home. So Emily Gum, Marie Jones and Edith Slad ...

Meet the Gardener: Plants and landscape design are her true calling

Growing up in southwest Washington, Patricia “Trish” Grenfell’s earliest memories are blurred vistas of beautiful Douglas fir, terraced flowerbeds, a large vegetable garden a ...

Awards in bloom

The Auburn Garden Club continued its tradition of community service by awarding scholarships to local students and grants to area projects at the club’s annual awards and install ...