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  • August 8, 2023

Ness Explorers Kids Club for Ages Eight to Ten On at Ness Botanic Gardens in August

Published: 10th July 2023 12:13

We will explore the gardens and see all the amazing things the outdoor world has to offer, play some games, get creative with crafts and have lots of fun. 

New for the summer holidays, Ness Botanic Gardens’ education team will be running the Ness explorers kids club!

This one day club, happening on three Tuesdays in August, is designed for children aged between eight and ten,

On Tuesday 8 August, Tuesday 15 August, or

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  • August 5, 2023

WAUSAU, Wis. (WJFW) – The Monk Botanical Gardens have provided an outdoor place for people to enjoy peace and quiet in Wausau for two decades now. Featuring attractions like several themed gardens, treehouses, cabins, and miles of accessible trails there is plenty to enjoy. Back in 2003, Robert W. Monk bought a small crop of land with a vision of providing Wausau with an educational community Botanical garden. 20 years later and his dream has become a reality. 

“We really have built these gardens to attract children and families because we want to teach people how just beautifying a space

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  • July 31, 2023

The Aboretum & Botanical Garden at Pritchard Community Center is being rebuilt after recent storm damage left its mark.

The garden and walking trail adjacent to the Elizabethtown activity center long has been a place where the community can enjoy a wide variety of interesting plants. These include trees and shrubs along the banks of Valley Creek and flower beds throughout the gardens providing colorful vistas from late winter until frost.

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  • July 17, 2023

Do you have some home projects in mind? If you’re considering paying someone else to take them on, it’s important to be cautious about scams by untrustworthy contractors. Home improvement scams that leave homeowners with incomplete or shoddy work occur more often than people realize. Knowing how to protect yourself from contractor scams can save you from the heartache and frustration of losing money to unscrupulous service providers. In this article, Today’s Homeowner looks at advice to avoid becoming a victim of a home improvement scam.

How Common Are Home Improvement Scams?

Unfortunately, home improvement scams continue to happen year

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