Down to Earth Garden Club, South Windsor, CT


 “PATHWAYS & BLOOMS 2018”     



Have you ever wanted to see that secret garden in your neighbor’s backyard?  Could you use some ideas on how to create your own sunny or shade garden or how to reinvigorate an existing garden?  Would you like to acquire gardener-grown plants at bargain prices?  Then join us for our 2018 garden tour and plant sale!

"Pathways and Blooms – A South Windsor Garden Tour & Plant Sale" will be held on Sunday, June 10, 2018 from 9:30 AM to 4 PM (rain or shine … preferably shine). The event is presented by the Down To Earth Garden Club and Wood Memorial Library & Museum. The tour will feature 7 beautiful gardens, including two on historic Main Street.  Each garden features its own unique design and character reflecting the natural terrain of the landscape as well as the interests and creativity of the garden owners.  Home-grown plants from members’ own gardens will be on sale on the grounds of Wood Memorial Library & Museum on Main Street.

Garden Tour tickets and lunches may be purchased beginning May 1st

 call Wood Memorial Library & Museum at 860-289-1783 (credit cards accepted)
and via credit card on Wood's website:


            Tickets may be purchased in person with cash or check at the following locations:                      

                                   Agway of Ellington                    74 West Road, Ellington

                                   Book Club Bookstore & More   869 Sullivan Ave.South Windsor

                                   Broad Brook Gardens              938 Sullivan Ave., South Windsor                                

                                   Connecticut Valley Brewing      765 Sullivan Ave, South Windsor

                                   Foster Family Farm                  90 Foster Street, South Windsor

                                   Garden Sales                           308 Oakland Street, Rt. 83, Manchester

                                   Mitchell Fuel Co.                      1209 Sullivan Avenue, South Windsor

      Perfect Piece       1735 Ellington Rd., South Windsor

                                   Wood Memorial Library            783 Main Street, South Windsor


 Or purchase tickets securely online:   

Tickets are $15, purchased in advance, or $20 on the day of the tour.  Day-of-tour tickets may also be purchased at each of the homes on the tour. 


An optional box lunch prepared by the very popular La Brioche French Bakery in Vernon/Rockville will be available by pre-order ($10 pre-paid by June 4) can be picked up at Wood Memorial Library between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. on the day of the tour.  These delicious lunches will include a pasta/bean salad, carrot salad, Babybel cheese, a freshly baked French roll, cookie dessert and water. 

They may be enjoyed at the Library, or you may take the lunches with you on tour. 

 To order your lunch online:


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Don't miss our Teacup Auction which has some amazing prizes of themed baskets as well as gift certificates from local businesses. Tickets will be available at the Wood.

Note cards of the 2018 gardens by Bonnie Grover, visual artist and graphic designer, will be available.

Wood Memorial Library and Museum,  houses a Native American museum and an exceptional bird collection. For more information, please contact the Garden Club via the “Contact Us” page on our website or call Wood Memorial Library & Museum at (860) 289-1783.


 Thank you for supporting our Garden Tour!   Come Grow with Us!