Fundraisers (2009 - 2010)
Christmas Tour of Homes:
The annual Christmas Tour of Homes is scheduled for Sunday, December 6, 2009 from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Delhi/Deerfield: History, Legends, and Lore
The book consist of a collection of articles written by Delhi Garden Club member, Dr. Dorothy Phillips Bradley and focuses primarily on the history of Delhi and its predecessor, Deerfield Landing.
More information about the book can be found here.
Projects (2009 - 2010)
Yard of the Month and Business Beautification Awards:
The Yard of the Month recognizes an outstanding residential yard and the Business Beautification Award is presented to a commercial property. A sign is placed in the yard of the winners who best exemplify the stated criteria for improving the appearance of Delhi.
National Garden Club Week:
The occasion is observed each year by presenting a book on gardening to the library.
Civic Beautification and Restoration:
Thompson-Anding Plaza – Plantings and landscape maintenance are provided by club members.
Delhi Charter School Flag Pole Flower Bed – Members plant and maintain a bed of seasonal red, white, and blue flowers, and related shrubs, around the flag pole.
Town of Delhi Cleanup Campaign – Members work with the Town of Delhi and other organizations doing volunteer work and assisting in cleanup and beautification efforts.
Members strive to maintain Delhi as a bird sanctuary by planting trees, shrubs, and flowers that provide food and shelter for birds and butterflies.
National Arbor Day:
A flowering tree is planted in an appropriate area to commemorate this occasion.
Club members exchange plants from their yards with other members at the last meeting each year.
Valentine Day Service Project:
Club members design and prepare floral arrangements for distribution to patients at Delhi Hospital.