Still needing volunteers! -Thank you for your willingness to help with Garden Tour. We still have opportunities for you to volunteer. For example, we need garden greeters who sit at the gardens on the day of the tour checking tickets. We need able bodies to move and water plants on the Friday before GT. Also, Read More
We invite you to see all that Garden Tour has to offer. A slide show of past Garden Tours will give you an idea of how we transform our Parish Life Center and grounds into a luncheon, with raffle and plant boutique. On this Sunday we also begin our recruitment of volunteers to fill the Read More
There will be special slide show at coffee hour on March 4 to whet your appetite for Garden Tour sign-ups this year. Come and join in the fun.
Mark your calendars now for our all-church fundraiser, Garden Tour. This year marks the 35th year of Garden Tour and will take place on May 5, 2018. Many committee members are already working behind the scenes to prepare for this very successful event. Plan to be a part of it!
We continue to compile information and collect ticket money from parishioners. With that in mind, please make sure you turn in your unused tickets and ticket money to Veva Edson ASAP. To date it appears we sold 678 tickets. There were many events in Chico that Saturdayand ticket sales were down somewhat as a result, but between ticket sales, the Read More
The ECW General meeting is May 21st right after the 10:15 a.m. service. We’ll meet in the Nave. All church members are invited to attend. At this meeting we will: 1. Hear a presentation about the proceeds from the Garden Tour. 2. Hear a presentation and review of the Parish Garden Tour requests. 3. Review approved community donations voted on in December 2016. 4. Read More
I hope everyone has had a chance to sit back, relax, and give thanks for a wonderful Garden Tour. It was a hard day’s work (or more like several hard days’ work!) and everyone deserves a good dose of R&R. I want to thank our parish family for another successful event. We had a great turnout with LOTS Read More
Dear St. John’s Friends, Garden Tour week is here. We are truly in the home stretch now! Photo Preview of Gardens – You can catch some of the highlights of the gardens on our website, stjohnschico.org. Photos were taken Sunday! Report Ticket sales to Veva at 345-1251 by Wednesday so we can make our projections Read More
Thank you for your enthusiastic response to our call for volunteers with many jobs being taken. We still need help in the plant boutique area with the sale of plants during Garden Tour Day. Food for Garden Tour Planning the salad, desserts and service for our luncheon requires attention to many details. One Read More
Thank you for your enthusiastic response to our firstSunday of Garden Tour sign ups last week. Sign-Ups Are Going Well! Once again today (and all Sunday mornings in March) you will see our committee members with clipboards and sheets of sign-up opportunities. We need men, women and kids to head over to the tables and to Read More