Thursday, November 13, 2008

Unique and Beautiful: Garden Group Calendars Now Available

GET YOUR ROGERS PARK GARDEN GROUP (RPGG) CALENDAR & NOTE CARDS THIS SUNDAY! Rogers Park Holiday Shoppers' Bazaar Sunday, November 16, 11 am - 5 pm High Ridge YMCA, 2424 W. Touhy Ave. RPGG 2009 calendars and note cards will be available for sale at the Rogers Park Holiday Shoppers' Bazaar this Sunday at the High Ridge YMCA from 11 am until 5 pm. (Please visit the RPGG's web site.) Shop for holiday gifts locally and in support of neighborhood not for profit organizations including the American Friends Service Committee, Bright Endeavors, the Earnfare Artists of Devcorp North, the Enterprising Kitchen, Greenheart, Malia Designs, Rangi Mingi Gallery, the Rogers Park/West Ridge Historical Society, Search Development Center, and Thresholds. These organizations and others will be selling great gift items from olive oil, candles, drawings, and natural soap and spa products to women's bags and accessories, jewelry, and artwork. We did a fair bit of holiday shopping at this lovely event last year. RPGG calendars are $20 each; note cards are $10 for a packet of 8 cards and envelopes. Both the calendar and note cards feature Rogers Park gardens and landscapes, beautifully photographed by our own Martha Meyer, whose photographs can viewed here. Quantities are limited so get them while they last!