At the most recent meeting of the Civic Garden Club, members Martha Clark and Louise Raby presented a program on growing perennials in your garden.
Using a slide show of their own yards, they discussed and shared what they had learned over the years. Members also shared perennials in their yards. In closing, the speakers offered a variety of packets of seeds to the members.
Prior to the program, CGC President Marilyn Martin opened the meeting thanking hostesses Judy Wilkins, Joy Jordan and Patty Sanders. The invocation was given by Kim Gore.
Following the program, Wanda Bittick gave the monthly baking tip by sharing her recipe for “Pink Perfection,” a delicious salad served on the refreshment table. Lavada Thomas was the winner of the annual Litter Hat Contest.
Horticulture specimen awards were made to Joy Borders, (3) first; Patty Sanders, (5) first; and Judy Wilkins, (3) first. Raffle winner was Louise Raby. Announcements and other reports concluded the meeting.
Attending were Wanda Bittick, Joy Borders, Martha Clark, Alma Nell Farmer, Janel Garnett, Erin Gore, Kim Gore, Pam Horton, Joy Jordan, Marilyn Martin, Diana Ponder, Louise Raby, Patty Sanders, Lavada Thomas, Rita Thompson, and Judy Wilkins.