Classifieds Business Directory Jobs Real Estate Autos Legal Notices ePubs Subscribe Archives
Today is October 31, 2014
home newssports feature opinion fyi society obits multimedia

Front Page » May 13, 2010 » Carbon County News » Fill the Flower Buckets
Published 1,632 days ago

Fill the Flower Buckets


Print PageEmail PageShareGet Reprints

Buckets. Hundreds of 'em.

They're stacked at the Sun Advocate office just waiting to be filled with flowers made by the community. They're there because the Sun Advocate is sponsoring a project to make sure no grave in the county's cemeteries are without at least one flower this Memorial Day.

The project called "No Grave Unadorned" includes not only making the flowers but finding volunteers to help place them on graves in cemeteries across the county the week before Memorial Day, starting with Saturday, May 22.

To keep track of the numbers of flowers made and brought in, each issue of the Sun Advocate has a Flower Vine printed in the far right column of the front page showing how many flowers have come in. It is estimated that 20,000 flowers will be needed to place one on every previously undecorated grave.

Anyone wishing to donate their time to make flowers or to place them on graves the week of May 22-31 can contact Shayla Winder at 637-0732.

Print PageEmail PageShareGet Reprints


Top of Page


 
Article Photos  
Browse / enlarge – (1 total)
Print photo(s) with article
Get photo reprints on CD
NOTE: To print only the article and included photos, use the print photo(s) with article link above.
Carbon County News  
May 13, 2010
Recent Local News
Quick Links
Subscribe via RSS
Related Articles  
Related Stories



Best viewed with Firefox
Get Firefox

© Sun Advocate, 2000-2013. All rights reserved. All material found on this website, unless otherwise specified, is copyright and may not be reproduced without the explicit written permission from the publisher of the Sun Advocate.
Legal Notices & Terms of Use    Privacy Policy    Advertising Info    FAQ    Contact Us
  RSS Feeds    News on Your Site    Staff Information    Submitting Content    About Us