Working Hand in Hand With Nature...

...For the Community

The Hill & Valley Garden Club promotes gardening among amateurs to include arranging, culture, and study of flowers; protecting native trees, wildflowers, and birds; and encouraging conservation of our natural resources. 

...For the Environment

The Hill & Valley Garden Club's  Environmental mission  is to review local environmental problems, their possible solutions,  promote environmental awareness and to advocate sound environmental stewardship.  

             ...For Education

The Hill & Valley Garden Club is an Educational introduction to the art and science of gardening by encouraging creativity and leadership skills through an awareness of the environment and its people.  

Our Friend and Garden Buddy

Doris Jean Hodge Miller - March 8, 1935 - June 6, 2024    West Virginia native.  University of Maryland graduate in accounting.  Worked for Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory.  Married to Ralph Miller in 1956.   After retiring, motor-coached their way across the USA.   Page Memorial Hospital Auxiliary, volunteer tax prep with AARP.   Contributions to her memory - Grace Lutheran Church, Page Public Library, or Luray Volunteer Fire Department.


At Luray's Spring Fling,  HVGC Plant Booth sales.                                                        Doris Miller                                                      In the kitchen, helping with HVGC's  ''Tea & Tour'' 

Garden Lover's Day  - A Great Success...even with the rains.

Gardeners came dressed for the rains to shop!

Jewell Hollow Jewelry also did well.

She won a hand painted door prize!

Garden Lover's Day for 2025 is yet to be determined...we'll keep you posted!      

Flower Bulb Sale will be at Luray Caverns on October 12th, 2024.

Announcements

You Are Invited!

   If you would like to join the Hill & Valley Garden Club please contact: 

  Katie Sokol, our president, if you would like to attend a meeting or receive more info.

  hillandvalleygardenclub@gmail.com

Members - for June, July, and August 2024: 

June 25th - Field Trip to Madlyn's Daylily Farm 

July - 

August - Salad Luncheon, TBD



If you are interested in obtaining an Environmental Scholarship from the Hill and Valley Garden Club,
please click on the button below.

2023 Scholarship Recipient Meghan Sours

Meghan is a graduate of Luray High School and received an advanced diploma which includes dual enrolment in Biology and English from Laurel Ridge Community College as well as honors studies in Chemistry, Physics and Anatomy.    She has been accepted at, and will attend, Bridgewater College where she intends to major in Biology.   She then hopes to transfer to Virginia Tech to study to become a veterinarian.

Meghan has been an active member of FFA and 4-H throughout high school, serving in leadership roles and performing much volunteer service for each organization.   She has also worked part time in a local veterinarian practice.   


The $500 scholarship was presented to Meghan at the Luray High School Award night on May 31 by Hill and Valley GC Treasurer Julie Edmonds.

Julie Edmonds, HVGC Treasurer, presenting
Meghan Sours with her Scholarship .