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(Chelsea Update would like to thank Mary Jo Frank for the information in this story.) On March 15, Richard Andres and Deb Lentz, owners of Tantré Farm, one of Michigan’s largest Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) organic farms, will talk about the importance of locally grown food to communities at the Chelsea Area Garden Club’s annual […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on November 29th, 2016

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Mary Jo Frank for the information in this story.) The Chelsea Area Garden Club (CAGC) will award grants of up to $1,000 to local nonprofit organizations for sustainable horticulture-related projects. The application deadline is Nov. 30. Grants support projects that promote the love of gardening, community beautification, environmentally responsible […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on October 25th, 2016

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Mary Jo Frank for the information in this story.) The Chelsea Area Garden Club (CAGC) will award grants of up to $1,000 to local nonprofit organizations for sustainable horticulture-related projects. The application deadline is Nov. 30. Grants support projects that promote the love of gardening, community beautification, environmentally responsible […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 12th, 2016

By Lisa Carolin (Chelsea Update is running a series on businesses in Chelsea beginning with businesses that belong to the Chelsea Area Chamber of Commerce.) The Chelsea Area Garden Club has more than 60 members. It was founded in 1997 and holds meetings at the Chelsea First United Methodist Church on Park Street at noon […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 5th, 2016

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Mary Jo Frank for the information in this story.) The Chelsea Area Garden Club’s annual plant sale will take place on May 7 from 8 a.m.-noon at the Chelsea Community Fairgrounds. It’s a great place to find high quality locally grown perennials, ornamental grasses, daylilies, shrubs and herbs. “Plants […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 11th, 2016

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Lisa Allmendinger on December 23rd, 2015

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Carol Strahler for the information in this story.) Four times a year members of the Chelsea Area Garden Club create a seasonal display for visitor’s enjoyment in the seven planters located at the Chelsea District Library. Members recently created winter-themed displays consisting of various evergreens, milkweed and hydrangea spray-painted […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on October 28th, 2015

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Mary Jo Frank for the information in this story.) The Chelsea Area Garden Club (CAGC) will award grants of up to $1,000 to local nonprofit organizations for sustainable horticulture-related projects. The application deadline is Dec. 10. Grants support projects that promote the love of gardening, community beautification, environmentally responsible […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on October 21st, 2015

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Lisa Allmendinger on September 19th, 2015

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Mary Jo Frank for the information in this story.) Professional gardener, designer, author and educator Janet Macunovich will discuss “Bulbs: Choosing, Planning and Growing in the Perennial Garden” at the Chelsea Area Garden Club’s autumn gardening lecture on Oct. 6 from 7­–8:30 p.m. in the McKune Room of the […]

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