Outreach

  • Spring 2013: GHHF donated plants for Newbury Library book sale fundraiser.
  • Spring 2008: Established organic community vegetable garden in Hampton Falls.

  • April 2008: Field study for UNH horticulture class, "Specialized Pruning Techniques".

  • Spring 2008: GHHF has contributed many mature ornamental trees and shrubs for the development of Sawyer Park in Kensington, NH.

  • May 2007: Field trip for Playmates Learning Center Kindergarten Class from Sandown, "Excellent Adventure to GHHF".

  • April 2007: Field study for John Hart's UNH horticulture class, "Proper Pruning Techniques".

  • November 2006: Field trip for the Tidewater School's fifth graders, "An Introduction to Botany".

  • October 2006: Field study for John Hart's UNH horticulture class, "Garden Design and Tree and Shrub Identification".

  • September 2006: Field trip for Plaistow's Boy Scout Troop, including transplanting techniques and a bonsai project.

  • September 2006: Field study for John Hart's UNH horticulture class, hands on transplanting experience in our new conifer bed.

  • April 2006: Arbor Day with Mrs. Deeley's class at Greenland Central School. Donated and planted a beautiful Cercidiphylum japonicum with the students

  • September 2005: Supplied Japanese umbrella pine cones to Karen Pihl of Las Positas College, Livermore, Ca, for a botany class experiment involving cladistic analysis.

  • June 2005: Donated a Magnolia stellata to the South Hampton Barnard School and conducted a tree planting demonstration with the students and faculty.

  • June 2005: Donated a Cornus kousa 'Satomi' to Newington Public School and conducted a tree planting demonstration with the students and faculty.

  • June 2005: Helped plant a Stewartia koreana (Donated by GHHF Member Harry Bragg) and donated and planted a Magnolia liliflora 'Anne' at the Kensington Elementary School.

  • May 2005: Donated and planted a Betula albo-sinensis to the Maude H. Trefethen School in New Castle, NH.

  • May 2005: Donated and planted a Magnolia soulingiana 'Rustica Rubra' and a Cornus kousa 'Satomi' to the Exeter Cooperative Middle School.

  • May 2005: Great Hill donated a Musclewood (Carpinus caroliniana), a Striped Maple (Acer pensylvanicum), a Kentucky Coffeetree (Gymnocladus dioicus), a Sourwood (Oxydendrum arboreum), a Franklina alatamaha, and a Yellowwood (Cladrastis kentukea) to the Rockingham County Botanical Garden's Native Tree Arboretum.

  • April 2005: Great Hill hosted a field trip with students of the UNH Landscape Design course to help foster their familiarity of various trees and shrubs that can be used in the landscape setting.

  • April 2005: Partipated in Greenland Central School's Earth Day. Great Hill donated an Acer palmatum 'Suminagashi' and helped students plant it .

  • April 2005: Celebrated Earth Day with Kensington Elementary School by donating a Magnolia loebneri 'Leonard Messell' and conducted a tree planting demonstration with the students and faculty.

  • April 2005: Donated a Magnolia 'Yellow Lantern' to the Lamprey River Elementary School in Raymond, NH and conducted a tree planting demonstration with the students and faculty.

  • October 2004: Great Hill donated and planted a weeping cherry (Prunus subhirtella 'Pendula') and a kousa dogwood (Cornus kousa 'Satomi') to the Hampton Falls Free Library.

  • August 2004: Donated a Magnolia 'Yellow Lantern', a Magnolia 'Elizabeth', and a Halesia monticola to the Rockingham County Botanical Garden.

  • March 2004: Great Hill hosted a field trip with students of the UNH Landscape Design course to help foster their familiarity of various trees and shrubs that can be used in the landscape setting.



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