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Du Quoin Garden Club celebrates National Garden Week

  • Pictured from left to right are Jean Bullock, Du Quoin Public Library Director Kristina Benson, Mary Jane Field and Julie Wilson.

    Pictured from left to right are Jean Bullock, Du Quoin Public Library Director Kristina Benson, Mary Jane Field and Julie Wilson.
    Courtesy of Jean Bullock

 
Submitted by Jean Bullock
Posted on 6/5/2017, 12:20 PM

The Du Quoin Garden Club is celebrating National Garden Week with a gardening display at the Du Quoin Public Library.

The display will be up throughout the month of June. National Gardening Week is June 4 to 11.

The National Garden Clubs Inc., with nearly 5,000 garden clubs throughout the United States, promotes beautification, education of environmental efforts, gardening and the involvement of garden clubs in communities. The Du Quoin Garden Club places its main emphasis on helping to make the community an attractive place and keeping community gardens colorful and pleasing to all ages.