Friends of Bedrock Gardens is a 501(c)(3) public charity helping transition Bedrock Gardens into a public garden.
Mission and Vision Statements
Our Mission: Bedrock Gardens inspires wonder and creativity through its unique garden design, horticulture, and art. Our mission is to sustain and enhance it as a premier garden of the region.
Our Vision: We envision Bedrock Gardens as a dynamic public garden and cultural center offering events and educational programming that celebrate nature, gardening, and the creative arts, while building a strong sense of community.
President: Francine Kontos
Treasurer: Bob Munger
Associate Treasurer: Melanie Hamilton
Secretary: Deb Nugent
Members: Jill Nooney, Bob Ely, Gary Bashline, Steve Lydenberg, Richard D'Abate, Marc Bono, and Shay Cassily, and Ann Tarlton.
Executive Director: John Forti
Program Manager: Kate Bashline, who previously was on our board and resigned to take this position.
Bedrock Gardens does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, gender, age, marital status, veteran status, physical or mental ability.