Photo Gallery: Older Civic Beautification Projects

Eileen Gleeson's Public Library Garden:  Here is the 2013 look for the garden entrance to the Library that was initiated by Eileen Gleeson.  The zinnias are blooming in abundance!

Restoring the Landscape at Legion Park

(Photographs taken by Janice and Carolyn)

Legion Park Cleanup November 2011

 

Cleanup crew (alphabetical):  Carolyn E-C, Janice G., Jan G., Judy O. and
Barbara P.

 

(Pictures taken by Janice.)

Town Wind Turbine - Hard Landscaping Design

(Photographs taken by Carolyn)

Portsmouth Free Public Library - Landscape Design, Planting and Maintenance

Before:

(Photograph 1 taken by Eileen; Photographs 2 and 3 taken by Peg)

After:

(Photographs taken by Carolyn)

Legion Park - Landscape Design, Planting and Maintenance 2012

 

(Photographs taken by Carolyn)

 

Meetings are held monthly at the Library for club members and guests. _________________

March 9, 2022

Portsmouth Free Public Library

1:00

Speaker: Dan Christiana, Head Horticulturalist,

Green Animals Topiary Gardens

 

Topic: Easy indoor topiaries.

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April 7-10, 2022

RIFGC FLOWER SHOW

NAME: Our World

at Providence Civic Center

Times on show website

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April 13, 2022

Portsmouth Free Public Library

1:00 

Speaker: Eve Agudelo 

 

Topic: Master Gardener "Gleaning" program, harvesting for local food pantries.

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RIFGC Annual Luncheon

12:00 

TBA

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April 29, 2022

Art in Bloom

Boston:  Museum of Fine Arts 

Possible club travel event

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May 11, 2022

Portsmouth Free Public Library

1:00 

Speaker: Cindy Perry

Topic: Portsmouth History

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May 21 and 22, 2022

Art Blooming at Linden Place. Bristol, R.I.
Time: TBD

PGC possible entries

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June 4, 2022

Plant Sale in conjunction with the Portsmouth Free Public Library

2658 East Main Rd.

Portsmouth

Time Member Set up Fri

Saturday 9-1

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June 8, 2022

Luncheon 

Johnny's Middletown

12:30

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June 17-19, 2022

Newport Flower Show

Rosecliff, Newport, R.I.

“Eden … A Personal Paradise” is the theme of the 2022 Newport Flower Show, June 17-19 at Rosecliff. Tickets will be available for online purchase after March 15. Advance purchase is required; there will be no onsite ticket sales. Tickets will be for a specific date and time block. On sale March 15.

 Floral designers, horticulturists and botanical artists will display their creations based on concepts related to the “Eden” theme, such as “Eve’s Ensemble,” “The Serpent’s Reign” and “Garden of Eat’n.” 

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June 22, 2022

Barrington Flower Show

possible PGC member entries

TBD

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June 24-26

Newport Secret Garden Tours

Time: TBD

PGC hostesses