The Salem News
---- — Learn how to “deck the halls” with award-winning FTD designer Bert Ford of the Ford Flower Company on Tuesday, Dec. 3, at 6 p.m. The Friendly Garden Club of Beverly will host the community event at Cove Community Center, 19 Corning St., Beverly, where Ford will demonstrate how to use unique and fun items to decorate for the holidays. The event includes a holiday boutique, greens baskets, refreshments and raffles. Tickets purchased in advance cost $10 each, or $15 at the door. This program is the Garden Club’s largest fundraiser of the year and supports the club’s scholarship fund, civic funds and the sponsorship of the Children’s Garden at The Trustees of Reservations’ Long Hill property in Beverly. For tickets and details, call 978-578-1822.