events

Open Garden

April 12, 2014

 

Schedule:

  • 9:30 a.m.- 2:00 p.m. Rose Sales (or until sold out)

  • 10:15 a.m. Rose Garden Tour

  • 11:00 a.m. History Tour

  • 12:30 p.m. Silent Auction ends

  • 12:45 p.m. Rose Garden Tour

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Rose Garden tour

sales

Happy rose buyers

Romance in the Roses

April 19, 2014

$6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Admission: $5.00 at the gate

(free to Old City Cemetery Committee members)

Costumed docents will tell romantic tales about roses, love in the wagon trains, early pioneer days and love lost.

 

Click here to see Catalog of Roses for Sale

 

Click here to see the event flyer

 

Please Park Across The Street

 

 

 

volunteers

2014 PRUNING PARTY VOLUNTEERS

On January 18 an inspiring troup of volunteers got together to prune roses. We had a great turnout, a beautiful day, and this happy group is full of lunch.

 

 

 

Anita volunteers

Anita demonstrated proper technique at the start of the day.

Experienced volunteers got right to work.

Kathryn Lunch

Kathryn in her favorite plot.

Getting ready for lunch.

anita group

Anita taking a group photo.

Sarah, Judy and Lynda hoping to untangle this one.

 

UPCOMING SPRING AND SUMMER ACTIVITIES

April 12, 2014

OPEN GARDEN

Mark your calendar for this annual fundraiser. Roses will be at their peak. We will have:

Tours of the Garden

Roses for sale

Silent Auction

History Tour

Visit with rosy friends

open garden

dusk

 

Special Evening Event:

Romance of the Roses

Evening Tour

April 19 at 6:30 p.m.

$5.00/free to OCCC members - tickets at the gate

 

Regular Work Days

Tuesday and Saturday mornings

9:30 - noon(ish)

Bring tools and gloves

Deadheading at Dusk

May 5

June 2

July 7

August 4

September 1

Meet at 6:00 - bring tools and gloves

Enjoy the long evening sunsets

Please park across the street as the vehicle gatecloses at 7 p.m.

Old Garden Roses

Saturday May 10, 2014

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This class has been cancelled.

Weather-related early bloom has limited availability of roses for demonstration.

Please park across the street for these events

Cemetery Garden Tours & Events

Cemetery Tours are held on the first and third Saturday each month from March through November.

History tours alternate with garden tours.

Three garden areas in the Cemetery are included on various tours: Historic Rose Garden, Hamilton Square (Perennials) and the California Native Plant Demonstration Garden.

See www.oldcitycemetery.com for the latest information on these tours.

Become a member of the Old City Cemetery Committee. Download the form, print it and return to OCCC

OCCC Membership Form

 

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