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St. Mary's and Artful Garden Tours next weekend

St. Mary's Big River

St. Mary’s Big River’s St. Rose’s Group are sponsoring a garden tour from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 28.

The self-guided tour features five gardens within eight miles of St. Mary’s Church.

You can start at any garden and proceed around the course. A map will be provided when you purchase your ticket. Tickets are $10 each and can be purchased at St Mary’s Church after weekend Masses, or the morning of the tour.

Gardens belonging to Kerry and Joe Reis, Rosanne and Chuck Matzek, Pam and Dave McNamara, Laure and Mark Andrle, and Jude and Dan Rooney are included in the tour.

Each person must have a ticket. Everyone who visits all five gardens will be entered in a drawing for two fall annual pots from Cedar Hill Greenhouse.

St. Mary's is located between Ellsworth and Prescott along Highway 10 at the corner of County Road E at W10137 570th Ave.

Call 715-441-2344 or 715-262-5532 for more information.

Artful Garden Tour

The Hudson Women’s Club is holding the 16th annual Artful Garden Tour from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 28, and from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 29.

This self-guided tour of seven beautiful gardens in the Hudson area starts at the Octagon House Museum, 1004 Third St.

Tour-goers can see city gardens and country gardens, all carefully tended and in full bloom.

All proceeds go toward the beautiful hanging baskets on Second Street in Hudson. Tickets are still $12 and may be purchased at the Octagon House on the days of the tour.  For more information, call 715-386-7787.