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Hicks Nurseries Private Flower Show Benefit for Smile Farms
March 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Enjoy a private evening perusing beautiful gardens with friends while at the same time supporting a wonderful local charity.
Join us on Thursday, March 9th from 7pm-9pm for an exclusive preview of the Hicks Nurseries Flower & Garden Show, “Living Dreams.”
This event is a benefit for Smile Farms, a non-profit organization dedicated to creating jobs for adults with developmental disabilities in greenhouses, urban gardens, and farms in the communities where they live.
The Flower Show will feature a series of expertly designed gardens that will engage your imagination with playful displays that mimic what you might see while dreaming. For additional information about the Flower Show, please visit http://www.HicksNurseries.com.
Register online through Eventbrite for $20 or pay $25 at the door the evening of the event. Proceeds from the admission fee will be donated to Smile Farms.
Who is Smile Farms?
Smile Farms Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to creating jobs for adults with developmental disabilities in greenhouses, urban gardens, and farms in the communities where they live. Smile Farms, was formed in September 2015, by the McCann family of 1-800-flowers.com, in response to the unacceptable 80% unemployment rate among this population.
Today, Smile Farms boasts two farm locations, in Moriches, NY and Turlock, CA training and employing more than 100 people with developmental disabilities between two farm locations.
This year, we will open an additional three – four farms in the tri-state area, more than doubling our footprint and employing at least another 40 people with developmental disabilities. By joining us at Hicks Nurseries 27th Annual Spring Flower & Garden Show, you will directly help foster a world where people with differing abilities are always fully included.
Many hearts and hands are needed to help build a brighter future for all–we hope you to see you on March 9th!
Visit Smile Farms online: http://www.smilefarms.org/
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No. Please either print your ticket or show it to the attendant at the door on your mobile device.
Can I pay at the door?
Yes. You may pay at the door but we strongly suggest you register and pay online. The price of admission at the door will be $25.00. (Register online for $20.00). Registration at the door will only be possible the evening of the event.
Are tickets refundable?
Tickets are non-refundable.
Are you accepting vendors for this event?
No. We are not accepting vendors for this event.