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Nevada Garden Clubs, Inc. Scholarship
The Nevada Garden Clubs, Inc. offers an annual scholarship to qualified college students. The deadline for application is February 1 of each year. Please click here to go to our Scholarships page to download the forms.
We have had exciting news from National Garden Clubs!The winner of our NV Garden Club $1500 scholarship, Cameron Nicole Yetta, has also been awarded a National Garden Club $4000 scholarship for 2020-2021!!Very Special Thanks to Kathy Carlson, our Nevada Scholarship Chair, who worked so hard on finding such a worthy candidate as Ms. Yetta.You both make us NEVADA PROUD!Judy Stebbins, President, Nevada Garden Clubs, Inc.
Flower Show School IV – June 22-24, 2021
Objective: To spark pride in the Blue/Gold memorial markers in Nevada
Rules: One or more members must visit each marker and must appear in a picture taken of the marker. PRIZE $100.00. Once all 13 Memorials have been visited by a club, all pictures should be sent to the Nevada State Blue/Gold Star Memorial Chairman, Kristie Livreri. Applications for the special reward must be received by the Chairman by May 15, 2021. In the event of a tie, the visiting dignitary at the state meeting will make a choice based on pictures. Good Luck.
Here is a list of the Thirteen Memorials:
Blue Star By-Way Marker, Springs Preserve, 333 N. Valley View Blvd., Las Vegas, Nevada 89107
Blue Star By-Way Marker, Las Vegas Metropolitan Policeman’s Memorial Park, 3250 Metro Academy Way, Las Vegas, NV 89129
Blue Star Memorial Marker, 1950 Silver Springs, Silver Springs Park, Henderson, Nevada 89074
Blue Star By-Way Marker, Nevada Garden Club Center 800 Twin Lakes Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89107
Blue Star By-Way Marker, Garden of the Pioneer Woman, 800 Twin Lakes Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89107
Blue Star By-Way Marker, Pahrump Valley Museum 401 East Basin, Pahrump, NV 89060
Blue Star By-Way Marker, Master Gardener Office, 1651 Calvada Blvd., Pahrump, Nevada 89048
Blue Star By-Way Marker, Pioche City Park, Pioche, Nevada 89043
Blue Star By-Way Marker, Nellis Air Force Base, 4311 Carswell Avenue, North Las Vegas, Nevada 89191
Blue Star By-Way Marker, Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 1900 Veterans Memorial Drive, Boulder City, Nevada 89005
Blue Star Memorial Highway Marker Old Hoover Dam Rest Stop near Hemenway Park, 401 Villa Drive, EXACT Address Unavailable, Boulder City, Nevada 89005
Blue Star By-Way Marker, Jean, Nevada – MISSING
Blue Star By-Way Marker, Powning Veterans’ Memorial Park,150 Virginia Street, Reno, Nevada 89501
Gold Star Memorial Highway Marker, Acacia Park, 50 Casa Del Fuego, , Henderson, Nevada 89012
Past Issues of Silver State Gardener