Roanoke Island Garden Club to hold workshop, semi-annual plant and yard sale

Published 5:15 am Thursday, November 4, 2021

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The Roanoke Island Garden Club (RIGC) will meet Thursday, November 4 at the Maritime Boat Museum in downtown Manteo.

Members may bring their lunch at 12:30 p.m. and meeting/workshop will begin at 1 p.m. when members will be working with the wreaths for the annual wreath decorating contest. Last year’s decorations must be removed, wreaths refreshed and distributed to businesses to be decorated and delivered to Manteo Town Hall by 3 p.m. on November 30 for judging. Members are asked to bring gloves and wire cutters to the workshop. Plans for decorating downtown Manteo, beginning November 27, will also be discussed.

The club’s semi-annual plant and yard sale is scheduled for November 6 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at the parking lot of Friends of Elizabeth II Guest House, 603 Harriot Street (corner Highway 64 and Harriot) in Manteo. Members will be selling outdoor and indoor plants, including three-gallon plants donated by Quentin and June Bell. Books, jewelry, household and Christmas items, as well as delicious baked goods will also be available. Sale will go on rain or shine. The sale site will allow for social distancing. Attendees are asked to wear masks.

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