Poole's Mill Park Events

Welch Mill Exhibit Dedicated

On May 5, the Welch Mill Exhibit, which explains much of the history of Poole's Mill, was dedicated in the park.  Linda Hardie and Heidi Stuckman joined Forsyth County Historical  Society directors Martha and Jimmy McConnell

and Forsyth County historian George Pirkle.

Earth Week Celebrated

In celebration of Earth Week (April 16-22), 26 members of the International

Club of Forsyth Central High School, along with their teachers,

helped with Poole's Mill garden cleanup.  

CGC Performs Maintenance in Memorial Garden

Heidi Stuckman (left) and Kay Black did some weeding chores in the

Charles Welch memorial garden during Earth Week. CGC  is now partnered

with Forsyth County Master Gardeners in maintaining this space.

(Linda Hardie and Chuck Baumrucker also assisted with cleanup.)

Students Assist Wildlife in the Park

Along with spreading pine straw mulch and removing tree limb debris,

Central High's International Club erected a wren's birdhouse,

which was built and donated by Forsyth County Naturalists.

(At left, Linda Hardie poses with some of the students).

We're Involved with Affiliates

Members attend City Council Meeting

Cumming Garden Club had Mayor Gravitt proclaim April 15-21, 2018 as Garden Week in Georgia.