Garden club in Shelton to screen Disney film

The next meeting of the Olde Ripton Garden Club of Shelton will be Monday, Aug. 4, at 10 a.m. at the Plumb Memorial Library, 65 Wooster Street.

The public is invited to attend for a $5 donation.

Club members will screen the film Wings of Life, a Disney nature film directed by Louie Schwartzberg and narrated by Meryl Streep. This is a look at butterflies, hummingbirds, bees, bats and flowers.

About the club

The Olde Ripton Garden Club seeks to provide knowledge in the horticulture of plants, artistic design, landscaping, conservation and garden planning. Their purpose is to promote protection of the environment and to assist in beautifying streets, highways and grounds around public buildings.

Those interested in gardening are encouraged to join and volunteers who want to assist in refurbishing and updating gardens at community locations throughout Shelton are welcome.

Meetings are open to the public and refreshments are provided.

For more information call Renee at 203-775-6645 or visit