Calloway’s Nursery Provides Christmas Cards for the U.S. Troops

Fort Worth, TX, November 22, 2009 --( Calloway’s Nursery will provide all the supplies for customers to make Christmas cards during the annual Christmas Open House event on Nov. 21 and Nov. 28 to distribute to the U.S. troops serving overseas.

All day on Nov. 21 and Nov. 28 customers who shop at any Calloway’s Nursery location will have the opportunity to make a Christmas card for the soldiers serving overseas. Tri-Win Mailing Services has generously donated the card stock, and Calloway’s is providing markers, stamps, stencils and more so that customers can send messages of thanks to the troops.

The Christmas Open House will also feature events including free pictures with Santa Claus, light refreshments and craft activities for children from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event takes places at all 17 Dallas/Fort Worth locations. Interested parties should visit the events section on to learn more.

“It’s Christmastime, and we are gearing up for lots of family, fun and festivities. We hope families come out to select a freshly-cut tree and give thanks to the troops – on us!” Kimberly Bird, Vice President of Retail Marketing said.

Calloway’s and Cornelius Nursery is a 19-store garden center chain serving the Dallas, Fort Worth and Houston markets. The company strives to make gardening fun, easy and successful for customers by offering expert advice from Texas Certified Nursery Professionals; store environments that are educational and easy to shop; weekly gardening clinics that serve both novice and expert gardeners; displays and instructions to aid gardeners with design and color development in their yards; and a product selection of the best plant varieties available. For more information, visit

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Melyssa Prince