CY Garden Walk, Founder, Co-Chair
Hi, I’m a retired teacher, perpetual student, and life-long lover of all things gardening. This blog celebrates the power of plants to beautify our spaces and connect gardeners. It showcases our Garden Club’s projects and highlights the annual Cooper-Young Garden Walk, the largest garden walk in Memphis, TN. (zone 7b).
CY Garden Walk, Co-Chair
Past Treasurer and Board Member of the Maplewood NJ Garden Club, estab.1923, with 170+membership. Annual budget $80,000+, sponsoring horticultural scholarships to Rutgers University, garden beautification projects around the town, and significant donations to the local public library.
Currently writes a monthly garden advisory column in the Lamplighter on behalf of the Club and serves as the co-chair of the Club’s annual Garden Walk event held in May each year.
Educated in Economics at the University of Minnesota, University of Michigan, and Edinburgh University, Scotland.
Sharron Holloway Johnson
CY Garden Club, Pres.
Hi, I’m a 40 year resident of Cooper-Young , the current President of the CYGC, and the owner of Stone Soup Cafe. I write our monthly blog column, “Yard of the Month”.