Saturday April 28, 2012
Sponsored by the Mill Mountain Garden Club and The Roanoke Valley Garden Club
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ticket includes admission to the following 4 properties and one private garden:
- 15 Cardinal Road
- 2734 South Jefferson Street
- 2911 Crystal Spring Avenue
- 2406 Jefferson Street (garden only)
Advance Tickets: $20 online
Luncheon: A gourmet box lunch for $12 per person by Chanticleer Catering available at the Ronald McDonald House, 2224 South Jefferson Street from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Make checks payable to Sissy Logan, and mail to Mrs. Logan, 1930 Tucker Lane, Salem, VA 24153. Checks must be received by April 23. For information, firstname.lastname@example.org. Some lunches sold on a first come, first served basis on tour day.
Refreshments: Cookies available at the home of Mr. and Mrs. George I. Vogel, III, 2734 S. Jefferson Street from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Special Activities: An upscale yard art sale and bulb sale will be held at the South Roanoke United Methodist Church parking lot located on 23rd Street. Proceeds benefit the Roanoke Council of Garden Clubs grounds. The Crystal Spring Pumping Station will be open to the public from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the working pump is recognized as one of the last, best examples of its kind by the Smithsonian Institute. The Pumping Station is located at the corner of Jefferson Street and McClanahan Streets.
Admission Price: $20 per person. May be purchased on April 28 at any of the houses on the tour. Cash or check only, except in advance at www.VAgardenweek.org. Children 6-12, half price. Children 5 and younger, free admission.