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Resurrected Niwot Garden Club meets for second time

 

Kathy Koehler

Garden Club members gather at the home of Paula Rubin to discuss a range of garden related topics.

Reminders of Niwot’s historic garden club, originating in 1938, are easily spotted around Boulder County. From the gazebo in Whistle Stop Park — a tribute to the original built by the garden club decades ago — to the club’s scrapbook at the Longmont Museum, this gardening club was an important pillar of Niwot society for many years.

The original gardening club was 25 members strong, with a waiting list of potential new members ready to step in when the opportunity arose. The gardening club was both a social and educational opportunity for women in the community to practice their gar...



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