Friends of the Gardens host Sticky Wickets fundraiser
By Shannel Douglas
Sat, 18 May 2013 22:25:57 GMT — Friends of the Gardens hosted their fourth annual StickyWickets Fundraiser Event Saturday at the Amarillo Botanical Gardens. Guests paid $40 admission fee to be a part of a croquet tournament. Different teams got together for a little friendly competition while enjoying food, music and drinks. â??We come in our white and play croquet all day and have a really great time,â?? said co-chair Ashley Kelley. The event helps to raise money for different programs that brings children into the Botanical Gardens and host teaching classes. Friends of the Gardens is an organization that helps to raise money for the botanical gardens and raises awareness of everything that they offer. For more information on the Amarillo Botanical Gardens, visit amarillobotanicalgardens.org
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