Plant Swap Canton,Ohio May 26

polive(z5oh)March 19, 2007

Hopewe Plant Swap

Date May 26

Simpson United Methodist Church

4900 Middlebranch, Ave NE,

Canton,Ohio 44705

Hope we have good weather, Hope we have fun,

Hope we have a big turn out

Time 11:00 set - up

1:00 Round Robin Swap to begin

What to do? Please label your plants with name and growing instructions. Place plants in shade out side of the shelter

Who to bring? Friends, children, and spouses

Hot Sandwiches and canned soda will be sold as a Church fundraiser for the use of the facility. Donations can be made if you desire.

Feel free to bring your own coolers and snacks lawn chairs small tables, blankets, Shade tents for your comfort. Pen and paper, markers and tape, bags, boxes to carry your swaps in.

What to bring? Anything garden related you want to swap:

House plants Steppingstones

Garden plants, Bulbs

Sun hats,Gloves

Seeds, Seedlings Flowerpots starting supplies

Pond supplies and plants


gardening books or magazines

Signs and markers

bird feeder, Birdbath

potting soil

This is a free event

We have 2 Ball field.

play area for children

Six Semi shaded acres for you to enjoy.

NO Sales please. NO Alcohol

We would like general idea how many people to plan for.

Please feel free to include what you have to swap and what your looking for. Pre arranged swaps are welcome.

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I sent this information to Tom and he will forward it to our church secretary for putting in the bulletin.

    Bookmark   March 22, 2007 at 11:27AM
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Thank you Tizzybella: Have you given any thought to what you are bringing to the plant swap yet? I hope to get my list posted soon . I can't wait to meet you at the swap. Pam

    Bookmark   March 23, 2007 at 7:34PM
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Is this still on or has the location moved? I'm confused if you can't tell.

    Bookmark   March 25, 2007 at 10:57PM
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maozamom NE Ohio

it seems to me the two people hosting this event had a falling out and now they're both planning a swap for the same day. I don't want to get into the middle of something so I won't be coming after all.

    Bookmark   March 26, 2007 at 3:16PM
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Yes, Mao tse mom you are correct, almost. Kelly and I could not agree on our goals for a swap. We met through the gardenweb and spoke a few times. I got permission to hold the swap with the intent to have a free event,open to the community. We will sell sandwiches and drinks as a fund raiser for the up keep of our 6 acres of grounds. This is a plant swap no plant sells allowed. If you to come to either or neither it is up to you. All I personally am doing is giving away plants to anyone that wants them. I am sure there are others out there that hate to just toss healthy plant into the composte. If you feel this way too, bring them to a swap. Pam

    Bookmark   March 27, 2007 at 2:28AM
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