The AAUW annual Garden Tour is on May 4, 2019 from 10 am until 3:30 pm. This is the 27th Anniversary of the Garden Tour. Regional artists will be featured in each of the garden, and all gardens will be located in Yuba City and Sutter this year. This is a self-guided tour of home gardens, and can be viewed in any order of preference. The Gardens Tour is sponsored by the Marysville-Yuba City Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW).
Advance tickets for the Garden Tour can be purchased locally at Union Lumber, Country Florist, Yuba City Florist, and Sperbeck’s Nursery, or from any AAUW member. Tickets are $15 until May 3 and $20 on the day of the Garden Tour. Tickets are available now on the AAUW Marysville Yuba City website, $20 on line at mvyc-ca.aauw.net.
Brochure Central – 9:30 am to 12:30 pm – Wilbur Avenue & C Street in Yuba City -- Rain or shine, on May 4 bring your online receipt or your Garden Tour ticket to our Brochure Central location at Wilbur Avenue and C Street in Yuba City to receive your Wristband and Brochure with map (we are located in the parking lot with solar panels next to Gauche Aquatic Park). Additional tickets can be purchased there, $20 per person. NO credit cards. Cash and checks only. If you arrive after Brochure Central has closed, brochures and tickets will be available at the reception in the afternoon.
Reception -- Noon to 4 pm - Munger Family Winery, 2144 Irwin Avenue in the town of Sutter. Garden Tour Wristbands will admit you to all of the gardens and the reception. No-host wine tasting at the winery is available adjacent to the Garden Tour reception area.
The AAUW Garden Tour is the only community fund raising event of the Marysville-Yuba City Branch of AAUW. Proceeds of the Garden Tour are used to support branch activities including the STEM Conference for 8th grade girls at Yuba College; Tech Trek Science Camp for 7th grade girls at UC Davis; and scholarships for girls and women attending Yuba College. WEBSITE: mvyc-ca.aauw.net; FACEBOOK: AAUW.MVYC. If you have questions about how to get your home on next year’s AAUW Garden Tour, contact the Garden Tour Chairwoman, Martha Bunce, 530-743-0306, /c 530-713-0663.