Excitement and fun filled the air at The Learning Garden’s first Blessings in Full Bloom Gala.
Over 100 people, including individuals and business sponsors, packed Gruenau Hall outside of Yorktown. The night began with a social hour before dinner, an auction and raffle, and a dance to conclude the evening. The gala was to support the childcare center located at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, which has around 56 children in the program. Many prizes were auctioned off and won throughout the evening, as The Learning Garden raised a lot of money, thanks to support from the community.
Major goals of the fundraiser included: improving learning methods, adding educational games and books to help the teachers and children, and licensing.
Read more in this week's edition of Yorktown News-View.