August 26, 2004

Aug 26th Meeting Speaker

AOGC is pleased to have Cindy Baird of Paradise Valley Soaps speak at our August 26th meeting at the Bob Duncan Community Center. Cindy has participated in many of our Natural Urban Living Garden Shows and will be speaking on natural products, including soaps, household linen sprays, cleaning products, creams and their benefits. Hope to see you there. Her website is

Posted by susan at 08:55 AM

August 22, 2004

August Newsletter online

The August newsletter is online at the following link:
August 2004 AOGC Newsletter

Posted by angie at 08:29 PM

August 11, 2004

New Gourd Club Forming

A group of interested "gourders" are forming the Arlington Gourd Patch. Meetings will be held the third Sunday of each month, except December. This club is dedicated to the "Whole Gourd", from how to grow gourds through crafting them. Instructional tecniques classes will be scheduled as the club expands, based on members' requests. A gourd-related program and/or demonstration will be presented at each meeting.
First meeting will be Sunday, September 19, 2004, 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m., at the Fielder House Museum, 1616 West Abram Street, Arlington, Texas. Refreshments will be provided.
Agenda for the first meeting includes membership information, Raffle items, Show-and-Tell area, and Make It and Take It project.

Visit the Children's Discovery Garden while at the Fielder Museum, tended in part by AOGC.

Posted by joerobbie at 07:05 PM

Front Street Festival & Heritage Park Dedication

Join AOGC as we participate Saturday, September 25, 10:00 am to 6:00 pm as the Arlington Historical Society dedicates Knapp Heritage Park, including log cabins from early residents of Arlington. Several events are planned. There will be artisan demonstrations, festival vendors, food vendors, and live entertainment.
201 W. Front Street (intersection of Front Street and Pecan Street)
Additional information is available at

Posted by joerobbie at 06:39 PM

August 05, 2004

Assisted Living Planting Aug 7th

AOGC volunteers will be planting donated plants and using donated soil amendments this Saturday Aug 7th at the Broadway Plaza/Pecan Park Assisted Living Facility in Arlington. If you wish to participate, please call Susan at 817-274-8460 prior to Saturday. The work will start at 8am.

Posted by susan at 08:52 AM