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The Short Hills Garden Club Hosts Plant Sale and Boutique

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SHORT HILLS, NJ – The Short Hills Garden Club will be hosting it’s annual plant sale an boutique on Friday, May 12 from 11:00 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday, May 13 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.  The event for both days will be held at the Short Hills Train Station.

The club’s largest fundraiser of the year directly benefits the Walbridge Rose Garden at Taylor Park in Millburn, The Community Garden and the window box plantings at the Short Hills Train station in addition to supporting the club’s activities throughout the year.

Boutique items will also include a selection of canvas tote and cosmetic bags by Paradise Bags, handcrafted jewelry by Summer Love Designs, fresh baked goods by The Danish Baking Girl and homemade soy candles by Birch House Candles of Short Hills.

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Established in 1906, the Short Hills Garden Club is one of America’s oldest clubs dedicated to the promotion of horticultural and environmental education.  The club works to promote knowledge and appreciation of horticulture and the conservation of our natural resources; to stimulate an interest in public plantings in the Millburn/Short Hills area and to help maintain them; to keep its members informed on governmental matters which concern our natural resources; and to support the purpose of The Garden Club of America.

Past civic projects have included the planting of 700 daffodil bulbs in three community projects, tree plantings in Old Short Hills Park and reintroducing native plants at the South Mountain Reservation. The garden club also supports The Greater Newark Conservancy as well as hands-on education at the Clinton Avenue School.

For more information about The Short Hills Garden Club, please visit www.shorthillsgardenclub.org.

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