Photos by Carol Montana
SULLIVAN COUNTY, NY (June 1, 2015) – The Seventh Annual SullivanArc Garden Tour features an exclusive look at private gardens belonging to Master Gardener Volunteers on Saturday, June 20. The tour leaves from the CVI Center in Ferndale, where it returns at day’s end for a wine and cheese reception.
This is an exceptional collection of beautiful gardens belonging to Master Gardner volunteers who are part of Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County.
The tour is hosted by SullivanArc and Sullivan Renaissance with support from Cornell Cooperative Extension of Sullivan County – to benefit SullivanArc programs for people with developmental disabilities.
Cost is $40 per person for the guided bus tour, which includes travel on a Rolling V coach bus, tip, guide, door prizes and snacks. Self-guided tour tickets and maps are also available for those who want to drive their own vehicles for $25 per person (not per car). Following the tour is a complimentary wine and cheese reception for ticket holders and garden owners.
Tickets are available by calling SullivanArc at 845-796-1350 ext. 1050; or online by going to www.sullivanarc.org – click on “Buy Tickets.” Tickets are limited. If the tour is not sold out, then self-guided tour tickets will be available on the morning of the tour at the CVI Center.
For information about how to advertise in the map journal, call SullivanArc at 845-796-1350 ext. 1050.
The tour stops at midday at the Gerald J. Skoda Extension Education Center in Liberty, where Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County will tour its gardens and offer lunch prepared in the new EaT Kitchen for a nominal fee.