Tag Archives: Betsy Tilghman

Thankful for 2015 and Welcoming 2016

Before we speak of a New Year, I want to revisit our December Christmas meeting. The handbell choir, the singing of carols, and the extravagant and delicious lunch—all paved the way for a fun, exiting and rewarding event. With the … Continue reading

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Welcome to a New CGGC Year . . . Our 91st

   Welcome to a “refreshing” new Garden Club  year. Hoping your ‘time away’ has replenished and stimulated you as we continue to celebrate  90 years and look forward to going into 91! Speaking of refreshing, your garden center has a fresh … Continue reading

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In The Bottom of My Garden . . . Thinking of Andy Warhol

In the 1950s Andy Warhol created a series of lithographs of fairies and putti holding flowers and showing off lots of exposed “bottoms”. He cleverly named the series “In the Bottom of My Garden.” About the time I saw one … Continue reading

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Photo Gallery Shows a Busy Month of CGGC Activities

The past couple of months were busy, active months for CGGC members. Photo 1: All the entries for the April “Enjoy Our Garden” flower show. Photo 2: Charlotte Henderson, Betsy Tilghman, Sharon Trbovich, Evelyn Budde, Jana White, Donna Box and Sandy Milledge at the District XII … Continue reading

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Under Buddha’s Tree

Last week I realized that the garden is more than a place of plants we love with names we struggle to remember and pronounce. It is in fact a place that holds the history of civilization—both sacred and secular—in its nomenclature, … Continue reading

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