Scouts get assistance planting holly tree

St. Joseph’s, Glasgow rule at statewide science fair

Advocate staff report

Gonzales Garden Club Youth Development Chairwoman and Louisiana Master Gardener Marilyn Rice assisted Girl Scouts with Troop 10040 in planting a Savannah Holly on the grounds of Oak Grove Baptist Church.

Curt Rice helped with the planting.

The Gonzales Garden Club sponsored the tree in conjunction with a course Marilyn Rice taught the Scouts at the church this winter.

The girls each obtained the National Garden Club patch, “Nurture the Earth — Plant Natives.”