Gateway Children's Garden at Ambrose Park
Mall Drive, Martinsburg, WV MAP
In 2013, Gateway Children's Garden was initiated by the Gateway Garden Club
The garden was officially dedicated on June 18, 2016 and Martinsburg-Berkeley County Parks & Recreation Center took over its operation.
GGC still weeds and trims to keep it pretty.and presents educational programs
Count down to the Opening of the Gateway Children's Garden
"we've come along way baby"
MAKE A DIFFERENCE in YOUR COMMUNITY by:
- Sponsoring an activity at the "Garden Party"
- Volunteering to work at the "Garden Party"
- Bringing your family and friends to enjoy the FUN!
Nov 13 -
The Hobbit House is underway, the Butterfly Garden has walls and tiles, the Dinosaur has a backbone, the ABC Garden has a sponsor, the Rotary is funding a water feature, and the Mountain has been put to rest for the winter.
Jul 12 -
Construction of the Children's Garden in underway-"Herald Mail"
Jul - estimated first phase of completion, GGC applying for grants
Apr - move dirt and create "mountain"
2013 Dec 19 - Gateway Garden Club will be at the McDonald's near Lowe's to distribute information about the Ambrose Children's Garden. McDonald's will contribute a % of sales made between 5 and 7 PM to our garden fund. Invite all to eat at this time to support our project.
Oct - the mountain construction has been postponed until late October
Sep 12 - The mountain construction at the Ambrose Children's Garden should start next week!!! We are looking forward to the start of this exciting project that will be ongoing through next summer.
Jun 11 - Journal article:
"Children's garden planned for city's Ambrose Park"