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Garden club brings Arbor Day to Navarre Gardens

Garden club brings Arbor Day to Navarre Gardens

  On a cold but sunny Friday morning at Navarre Gardens, a new assisted living facility in town, several residents gathered for the Arbor Day ceremony put on by the Navarre Garden Club. A few even helped plant the tree, including Richard Knies, a World War II veteran. He took a shovelful of dirt and […]

Garden Club plants live oak for Arbor Day

Garden Club plants live oak for Arbor Day

The Navarre Garden Club held its annual Arbor Day celebration Friday and the tree it planted at the Holley Ball Park is dedicated to Shirley Brown, a beloved Navarre resident who died in December after a brief illness. Brown was heavily involved in the community and is a former vice president of the Navarre Garden […]

Navarre Garden Club hosts free tree giveaway

Navarre Garden Club hosts free tree giveaway

Local residents lined up at Baptist Medical Park Navarre Saturday morning for a free tree giveaway. Members of the Navarre Garden Club were there distributing nearly 5,200 free trees of five varieties including red maple, silver maple, green ash, yellow poplar and live oak. Jo Parnell of the Navarre Garden Club said that the club […]

Navarre celebrates Arbor Day

Navarre celebrates Arbor Day

The Navarre Garden Club hosted an Arbor Day ceremony Friday, and community leaders helped to plant a tree at Navarre High School. NHS Principal Brian Noack, Assistant Principal Brian Howell, Navarre Garden Club members Paul Considine and Dorothy Reynolds, Santa Rosa County Commissioner Jim Melvin and Navarre Beach Area Chamber of Commerce CEO Tony Alexander […]