The Van Wert County Courthouse

Sunday, Sep. 23, 2018

YWCA announces annual geranium sale

VW independent/submitted information

The annual YWCA of Van Wert County geranium sale is in full swing for spring.

This year’s sale offers a few new opportunities. All plants are hardy root geraniums sold in 4½-inch pots, with 15 plants per flat. Hanging baskets are also available for pre-order this year. Colors available for both plants and baskets include red, white, lavender, fuchsia, pink, and light salmon, plus a new color this year: tangerine.

Shown are examples of the geranium plants sold during the YWCA’s annual geranium sale. photo provided

Pots are $3.50 each and hanging baskets are $20. Don’t miss this opportunity to beautify the yard and support the YWCA this Mother’s Day. Geraniums will be available for pickup Wednesday, May 9, from 1-6 p.m., and Thursday, May 10, from 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Cash and carry sales begin Wednesday, May 9, at 1 p.m. Come early for the best selection.

The annual geranium sale is a significant fundraiser for the ongoing work of the YWCA during the year, including the Youth Enrichment program, permanent supportive housing, and domestic violence services. Stop in the YWCA and place an order today. Credit card orders can also be made by calling 419.238.6639.

General operating hours are 8 a.m.-7 p.m., Monday-Thursday, and 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Fridays. The facility is closed Saturday and Sunday.

The YWCA is a United Way and Van Wert County Foundation funded agency. For more information, contact Vickie Rusk at the front desk at the above telephone number.

POSTED: 03/13/18 at 8:21 am. FILED UNDER: News