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Plants, Ponds, Paradise 2015

20th Annual Water Garden Tour
Saturday, July 18, 2015
9am to 4 pm

The gardens and water features have been carefully selected and home owners are busy putting the final touches on tidying everything up in anticipation of the annual Plants, Ponds, Paradise tour. We look foreward to seeing many enjoying the gardens. This year tickets will be available to purchase at Garden #1, at 361 NW 58th PL. Des Moines, and Garden #4, at 1050 1st Ave. South, Altoona. Also located at Garden #4 we will have information available on building and careing for your own garden water feature. Tickets are once again $10.00 per person. Everyone over the age of six (6) years is required to have a ticket.

We will also be collecting non-perishable food items for the Des Moines Area Religious Council Food Pantry. We are proud to have partnered with DMARC the past three years and are happy to be able to increase the donations each year thanks to our fellow garden enthusiasts.

At the end of the tour we will be drawing for a gift certificate to Johnnie's Italian Steak House, so remember to complete the survey on the back of your ticket and leave it at the last garden you visit to be entered in the drawing.

1. John & Patricia Olsen
361 NW 58th PL
Des Moines

2. Larry Osborn

3. Randy & Anna Childs

4. Enabling Garden
1050 1st Ave. South

5. Walt & Janna Mozder

6. Mike & Carol Alsted

7. Jack Barnhart
Bob Schanke


Osborn's pond

Child's pond

Enabling Garden pond

Mozder's pond

Alsted's pond

Barnhart's pond