Civic & Community SERVICE

  • Provide many service hours in planting, care & maintenance of public gardens in the Community
  • The Organization & individual members work to improve the beauty & ecological health of the Community

Annuals grown by Agri-Science Dept, Ledyard High School in full bloom at the Bill Library, Ledyard

In 2016/17, ~$3050 Donated to Support LOCAL Civic & Community Projects

  • Annual scholarship(s) to a Ledyard student(s) &/or attendee of Ledyard High School
  • Support the Agri-Science Department, Ledyard High School
  • Care of community & civic gardens
    • Nathan Lester House, Bill Library Gardens, Ledyard Senior Center, Ledyard Center, Gales Ferry Firehouse, Gales Ferry Library Flower Pots, Gales Ferry Memorial Parklet
  • Holiday wreaths for civic buildings
  • Ledyard Food Pantry
    • 2016: Donated  1270lbs of veggies and herbs grown by Club Members in the H.O.P.E Garden)
  • Conservation Projects
  • Bluebird House Trail, Nathan Lester House
  • Holiday Decorations at Nathan Lester House
  • Support Flower & Vegetable Show, Ledyard Fair
  • Local area charitable events & charities

Charitable Donations IN 2016/17 TOTALLED $1000

  • Norwich Free Academy - Salem Greenhouse Project
  • Ledyard Libraries
  • Ledyard Senior Center
  • Ledyard Senior Center – Indoor greenhouse
  • Ledyard Elementary Schools – books on gardening
  • Ledyard High School - Vo Ag Program
  • ARC Garden on Route 117, vegetable seeds, starter plants, tools
Proceeds from the ANNUAL Plant Sale support the Club's Annual Charity Donations & Community & Civic Projects. 
In 2016/17 Ledyard Garden Club donated $4050 to community projects & scholarships