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      Jensen Beach Garden Expo –                                                                             Money raised by the Garden Expo has gone to support
                                                                                                           summer camp scholarship opportunities for children in
      Feb. 25, 2023 – Save The Date!                                                                       need at the Environmental Studies Center, Martin County
                                                                                                           Parks and Recreation kids in camp, and the US Sailing
        Learn mor e                                                                                        Center of Martin County. In 2023 the charitable emphasis
      about growing fruit                                                                                  will be on supporting House of Hope’s Community and
      trees in your yard,                                                                                  Education Gardens.
      how  to  re-pot  an                                                                                  About Jensen Beach Garden Club
      orchid and much                                                                                        Jensen Beach Garden Club, Inc. is a 501(c)(3)
      more.  Shop  for                                                                                     nonprofit established in January 1950. For more
      exotic  or  specialty                                                                                than seven decades it has helped to maintain the
      new plants, garden                                                                                   beauty and ecological balance of the Martin County
      supplies, tools and art or accessories for the garden or     The Garden Expo, presented by the Jensen Beach Garden   area. In April 2022 the club received a Keep Martin
      patio. Attend the Second Annual Jensen Beach Garden   Club, is a specialty show that features a limited number of   Beautiful Environmental Stewardship Award for its work
      Expo to be held on Saturday, Feb. 25, 2023 from 9 a.m.   quality vendors with plants and trees, gardening supplies,   maintaining  public  gardens  at  Hoke  Library,  Indian
      through 3 p.m. at Indian Riverside Park, 1701 N.E.   garden art and accessories. Hourly educational presentations   Riverside Park, the Log Cabin at Langford Park and the
      Indian River Drive, Jensen Beach, on the grassy area   and demonstrations are an important part of this educational   planters in downtown Jensen Beach.
      north of the Treasure Coast Children’s Museum.     plant and garden fair. Admission is free to the public.     Other projects include Gumbo Limbo tree planting at
                                                                                                           Gertrude Walden Child Care Center on Arbor Day 2022
                                                                                                           and other tree plantings at Indian Riverside Park and
                                                                                                           Hoke Library; donation for Plant Week at Hoke Library;
                                                                                                           garden planted at Jensen Beach Elementary School;
                                                                                                           purchase and dedication of the Blue Star Marker at the
                                                                                                           Rio Arch to honor men and women who have served in
                                                                                                           the military.

              NOVEMBER 11–13, 2022                                          STUART, FLORIDA
                                                                            VETERANS DAY WEEKEND

                                                                                                            SafeSpace’s Walk A Mile In
                                                                                                            Her Shoes Event

                                                                                                            11 Years Of Walking To End Domestic
                                                                                                            Violence On The Treasure Coast

                                                                                                              Walk a Mile in Her Shoes is back! Help us make
                                                                                                            the 11th anniversary of our Walk a Mile in Her Shoes
                                                                                                            event our best year yet! The goal driving the Walk a
                                                                                                            Mile in Her Shoes event, is to bring awareness and
                                                                                                            raise lifesaving funds for victims of domestic violence
                                                                                                            on the Treasure Coast.
                                                                                                              If you have not attended this event before, mark
                                                                                                            your calendars now for one of our walks that will take
                                                                                                            place in Martin, St. Lucie, and Indian River counties
                                                                                                            during the fall. Valiant men will be walking wearing
                                                                                                            red  women’s  high-heeled  shoes  to  symbolize  how
                                                                                                            difficult it is to “walk in the shoes” of victims of
                                                                                                            domestic violence. Women, families, and friends are
                                                                                                            also called to action to demonstrate their support for
                                                                                                            families fraught by domestic abuse. Your support helps
                                                                                                            SafeSpace continue saving and changing the lives of
                                                                                                            domestic violence victims and survivors.
                                                                                                            Indian River County Walk a Mile in Her Shoes –
                                                                                                            Sept. 30, Downtown Friday Main Street, 2036 14th
                                                                                                            Ave., Vero Beach, FL
                                                                                                            St. Lucie County Walk a Mile in Her Shoes – Oct.
                                                                                                            22, Fort Pierce Marina Square, 101 Melody Lane, Fort
                                                                                                            Pierce, FL 34950
                                                                                                            Martin County Walk a Mile in Her Shoes – Nov. 12,
                                                                                                            Stuart Air Show, 1895 Flying Fortress Lane, Stuart,
                                                                                                            FL 34996
                                                                                                              For more information about these events, visit us on
                                                                                                            our SafeSpace Facebook page or

                                                                                                                         Sunday, Nov. 6

                            Are you interested in being a part of the most anticipated event of the season?
              Exciting marketing and exhibitor opportunities are still available. Email or call 772-781-4882
                        get your tickets now at
                                  See a full list of sponsors at
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