Conservation

WORCESTER GARDEN CLUB

Recent Conservation Projects

Eduational Programming

Monthly meetings have been used to diseminate information that will help our members be more responsible and to spread word about new ways to treat our surroundings. Some topics addressed have been:

Cell Phone and Battery Collection

An early project of the Roundtable was to collect old cell phones and other batteries so that they could be rcycled or disposed of properly.

Paper or Plastic...Neither!

Volunteers from the Roundatble asked local supermarkets to donate reuseable shopping bags and distributed them to club members.

Organic Produce

Many local farmers pride themselves in growing healthy organic produce. These were identified by the club and a list is available at farmers.htm

Updated Bottle Bill

The Roundtable spearheaded WGC advocacy efforts to support the Updated Bottle Bill Ballot Question for the November 4, 2014 election.

Pollinator Protection Project

Members of the Roundtable participated in the WGC Pollinator Project and help create “A Guide to Pollination” for members and the public. For an informative folder, clickHERE.