Blue Star Memorial
To honor our service men and women, members proudly work to maintain this military memorial garden located at the intersection of Rt. 202 and South Gulph Road in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania.
NGC Goals and Objectives: Blue Star Memorial
Earth Day Service Project
In Celebration of Earth Day, members collaborate with the Upper Merion Park and Historic Foundation on a project at the McKaig Nature Center located at 889 Croton Road, Wayne, Pennsylvania.
NGC Goals and Objectives: Environment, Conservation
Meals on Wheels
Members make seasonal arrangements several times a year to decorate trays that are delivered to home bound individuals by the Main Line Meals on Wheels in Devon, Pennsylvania.
NGC Goals and Objectives: Floral Design
Old Roberts School
Members will be redesigning the Memory Garden at the historic one-room schoolhouse to include historical period shrubs and plants from the 1850’s era. The old schoolhouse is located on the grounds of Roberts Elementary School in Upper Merion Township, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania.
NGC Goals and Objectives: Historic Preservation, Landscape Design
McKaig Nature Education Center
In conjunction with the NGC’s “Plant America” theme, members will plant and maintain seasonal flowers and plants in the containers at the roadside entrance to the McKaig Nature Education Center, 889 Croton Road, Wayne, Pennsylvania.
NGC Goals and Objectives: Roadside Beautification
Teacher Grant – President’s Project
Award an annual grant to an elementary teacher in Upper Merion Area School District, and collaborate to supplement the curriculum with a special project by utilizing the NGC book The Saved Seed. Possibilities include applied science through plant life cycles, applied math skills through measurements, and applied writing skills through journaling.
NGC Goals and Objectives: Youth Gardening, Education