GARDEN  HIGH  SCHOOL (1937 TO 2001)

The 6th Annual Garden Day Celebration

 is 17 June  at ACP Campus   

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This Garden Alumni/Friends Group Serves the Following Purposes:

   To preserve the memory and history of Garden High School (GHS) and Triangular Mountain Institute (TMI).  Also, to obtain TMI documentation, GHS Newsletter (The Gardener) documentation and a complete set of all GHS Annuals.  Subject documentation will be preserved for historical and reference purposes.

   To establish and operate an Internet Website (www.GardenAlumni.org) solely dedicated to support the interests of GHS Alumni /Friends.  Also, to operate and maintain: 
      
*  an email list of Alumni/Friends;
      *  an Internet forum as a bases for Alumni/Friends communications; and,
      *  a "meeting place" for Alumni/Friends to find former classmates, friends, and/or teachers.

   To operate on a non-profit basis. To obtain a place for storage and preservation of the GHS Annuals, TMI documentation, GHS Newsletter documentation and the GHS Annuals.
(Copies of all Annuals (1943-2001) are on file at the Buchanan County Public Library). 

   To cooperate and support Community Service Projects sponsored by the Appalachian College of Pharmacy (ACP).  Also, to promote and/or sponsor educational programs and other activities in the area. 


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     Garden Alumni and Friends meet bi-monthly (Jan, Mar, May, July, Sep & Nov) for lunch on the second Tuesday at Lebanon Bonanza Restaurant, Lebanon, VA  at twelve noon.  All who attended Garden High are welcome to come and eat and socialize.   Coordinator for the bi-monthly meetings is Pearlie Owens Ramsey'52 (email: pearlieramsey@gmail.com and phone:  276.880.2299).


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The Garden Seal (to the left) was designed by Alumni/Principal Janie Owens'64, and it reflects:

  The Learning Lamp as our Goal in Life;
  The Mountains with Tri-Peaks to represent our Origin from Triangular Mountain Institute (TMI);
  The Coal Miner Symbol represents the Life-Blood of our Community during those early Decades of GHS; and,
  The Green Dragon as our Mascot and School Spirit.

The stained glass Garden Alumni Logo is to the right:
 




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