Home & Garden Tour
Our largest project is to provide the public with inspiration and ideas for their own yards by opening local yards to the public for viewing. Our goal is to feature four or five homes and gardens int he Ripon area. The yards include ideas for conservation, flower beds, landscape design and historic preservation.
City Civic Beautification
The members of the Ripon Garden Club volunteer for this roadside beautification project which currently include, 93 pots lining Main Street, maintaining Bethany Home east pation and raised planting beds at Beth Haven #2 and Alzheimer's Homes.
Garden of the Season
This project recognizes local residents and businesses for their outstanding landscaping. A resident garden and business landscape is chosen in the spring, summer, and fall. Winners display a sign in their yard exhibiting their award and promoting the garden club.
This project brings senior adults at Bethany Home and Beth Haven the joys of gardening together. Hands on one to one volunteered time is planned to be spent planting, weeding and dead heading.
This project bring s beauty to an area of Stouffer Park. It adds an important environmental element by attracting butterflies and birds.
This project is to encourage gardening at an early age. We are involved with all the Elementary Schools in Ripon.
A Scholarship will be made to two local senior students who are planning a career in botany, conservation, entomology, floriculture, forestry, horticulture, land scape architecture, plant biology, plant genetics, urban planning or research in related fields.
A donation of a tree is made to the City of Ripon in the Arbor Day Tradition.