The Monroe Garden Club Installation of Officers Luncheon was held on Saturday, August 23rd at the Shaker Run Golf Club. The Ohio Association of Garden Clubs Everlasting Installation theme was used. New officers are President Peggy Hesson, Vice President Anna Hale, Secretary Marilyn Niebur and Treasurer Elaine Blount.
Anna Hale was named as Exhibitor of the Year. Ellen Kinsey, Awards Chairwoman reported Certificates of Appreciation were presented for outstanding “Curb Appeal” to the following:
Christina Hall 23 Ohio Ave.
Teresa McGuire 42 Ohio Ave.
Joe Griffin 61 Ohio Ave.
Elaine & Mike Keith 101 Britton Lane
There are many more lovely gardens in Monroe this year and the Garden Club would like to recognize them also. Nominate yourself or your neighbor if you have or know someone who has one of these lovely yards. The Garden Club would like to recognize them for their contribution to the beautification of Monroe.
The September 16th program on flower arranging with the theme “Salute to Women Artist” will be presented by Pat Little and Gail Blevins. Membership dues are now payable-$15.00 for regular membership and $20.00 for associate membership.