The city just announced a North Ward garden tour, to be hosted by the Forest Hill Community Association, on NextDoor, the private social network the city has adopted in part for updates like this. Their notice in full:
A garden tour of the Forest Hill Historic District will be held on Sunday, June 8, 2014 from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM. This is a self-guided tour. Attendees will be given a map of the participating homes when they purchase their tickets on the day of the event.
Tickets ($20 each) will be sold at the Ballantine Gates from 10AM to noon. There will be fresh produce available for purchase at this location that is being provided by the Greater Newark Conservancy/Newark Youth Leadership Project. The Ballantine Gates are located at the intersection of Lake Street and Ballantine Parkway.
All of the gardens will be made available for viewing at 11:00 AM. This is a rain or shine event.
Please contact Forest Hill Community Association with questions: www.fhcanewark.org
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