General Meetings, Luncheons

2019 May Officers’ Installation Luncheon

On Thursday, May 9th at Orange Tree Golf Club we had an 2019-2021 Officers’ Installation Luncheon.

At the short business meeting, Outgoing President Bonnie Baum informed everyone that our club won 1st place at both Florida Federation of Garden Club and at Deep South for our annual Arbor Day presentation featuring a presentation by the Windermere Union Church Preschool. With board approval, Bonnie presented 18 years member and current long time University/College Scholarship Chairman Jocelyn Deprez with a Windermere GC lifetime membership.

Jocelyn Deprez with Windermere GC’s life membership

Joan Prasky with a scrapbook of the horticulture show the club had recently.

Table arrangements at the luncheon by Joan P. and Paula R.

Members socializing and networking at the luncheon.

After a short business meeting, our new District VII Director Gwen Carter installed our club’s 2019-2021 officers. Thank you to Gwen for the inspiring installation and a thank you to our new and continuing officers for volunteering!

Left to Right: Incoming President Vicki Hearst, Dist. VII Director Gwen Carter, Continuing Treasurer Dale Boardman, Continuing Corresponding Sec. Jackie Rapport, standing in for Continuing Recording Sec. Janet Sgamma is Betty J., Continuing 2nd VP Sherri Ang and Continuing 1st VP Mary Black.

Gwen installing Incoming President Vicki Hearst.

Incoming President Vicki Hearst.

Gwen installing Continuing 1st VP Mary Black.

Gwen installing Continuing 2nd VP Sherri Ang

Gwen installing Continuing Treasurer Dale Boardman

Gwen installing Continuing Corresponding Sec. Jackie Rapport

After the installation, we had a wonderful lunch which included beef soup, quiche, fruit, green salad, and cake which was arranged by Special Events Chairmen Peggy C. and Jackie R. Thank you, ladies.

 

On left Outgoing President Bonnie Baum and Incoming President VIcki Heart at the transfer of the gavel.

Continuing 1st VP Mary Black presenting Outgoing President Bonnie Baum with a bouquet of roses from her fellow officers who served with Bonnie.

Nehrling Garden sold some caladium plants and bulb(s) at the luncheon and donated one of the plant/bulb(s) to the Outgoing President Bonnie B. and one to Incoming President Vicki H. in recognition our club’s support of Nehrling Gardens from early days of their organization until now.

 

General Meetings, Luncheons

2018 Holiday Luncheon/Dec. General Meeting

On Dec. 13th at Orange Tree Golf Club, we had our annual holiday luncheon with a short business meeting. The food and company were wonderful.  Everyone has a wonderful time. Also we had a food drive for the Christian Service Center. Thank you for your donations.

Door prizes included: 7 centerpieces created by Vicki H., 2 boxes of a Lenox Christmas votive candle holders and 1 boxed amaryllis donated by Nehrling Gardens who also sold boxed and potted amaryllis for a discounted price.

Thank you to Special Event Co-chairmen Jackie R. and Peggy C. for organizing this event. Sorry that Peggy C. was not able to attend to enjoy herself after her hard work.

See below two group photos of just a few of the 26 members who attended.

2018 Xmas Luncheon Photo #1Left to right: Dell H., Betty J. and Vicki H.

2018 Xmas Luncheon Photo #3Left to Right: Carolyn B. and Ceme C.

2018 Xmas Luncheon Photo #2Vicki H. with one of the 7 beautiful floral arrangements she created that were part of the door prizes given away at the luncheon.  Thank you and a great job, Vicki.

 

 

Luncheons

Time to sign up for Xmas Luncheon/General Meeting

Please note a change in the main course which is underlined below.

If you have not already signed up to attend this event but wish to attend,  please send your $20/check made out to “Windermere Garden Club”, P.O. Box 502, Windermere, FL 34786-0502 by Dec. 7th. Please include the names and phone numbers of all attendees.

Questions: Call Peggy at 407-876-4239 or Jackie at 407-876-5789.

Thank you.

WINDERMERE GARDEN CLUB HOLIDAY PARTY

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 14, 2017

11:30 A.M.

CEME CURLEY’S HOME

BRENTWOOD CLUB SUBDIVISION

9708 CAMBERLEY CIRCLE

ORLANDO, FL 32836

PINEAPPLE GLAZED PORK TENDERLOIN

SWEET POTATO MASH

BROCCOLI

CAESAR SALAD

LEMONADE AND ICED TEA

ROLLS AND BUTTER

DIRECTIONS: FROM CONROY WINDERMERE ROAD AND APOPKA VINELAND ROAD: GO SOUTH ON APOPKA VINELAND ROAD AND PAST SAND LAKE ROAD INTERSECTION, BAY MEADOWS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL AND BRISTOL PARK SUBDIVISION.

AS YOU APPROACH THE BRICK WALL ON YOUR RIGHT, TURN RIGHT INTO BRENTWOOD SUBDIVISION WHICH IS CAMBERLEY CIRCLE. CONTINUE STRAIGHT ON CAMBERLEY AND FOLLOW CURVE TOWARD THE LEFT. AFTER PASSING LYNDHURST PLACE, CEMES HOUSE IS ON THE RIGHT HAND SIDE. ORANGE TILE ROOF AND CREAM COLORED EXTERIOR. PLENTY OF STREET PARKING AVAILABLE.

NO GATE. CELL PHONE IS 407-616-0610 OR CONTACT ANOTHER CLUB MEMBER TO CARPOOL OR CONFIRM YOUR LOCATION IF NEEDED.

Luncheons

2017 Dec. General Meeting/Holiday Luncheon Reservations

Guests and new members are always welcome!

On Dec. 14th at 11:30 am, our next general meeting will be a catered Christmas/Holiday luncheon with a brief general meeting at the home of Ceme Curley, 9708 Camberley Circle, Orlando, FL 32836. The cost is $20/person.

Advance paid reservations are required by Dec. 7th.  Please send your check made out to “Windermere Garden Club” to Windermere Garden Club, PO Box 502, Windermere, FL 34786-0502. On a separate sheet of paper, please include the names and phone numbers of all attendees.

If you have questions, please call Jackie Rapport at 407-876-5789 or Peggy Collins at 407-876-4239.

 

General Meetings, Luncheons

2017 May Officers’ Installation Luncheon/General Meeting

On Thursday, May 11th, we had a 2017-2019 officers’ installation luncheon/general meeting at the Orange Tree Golf Club. This is the first time our club has installed officers’ for a two year term instead of just a one year term.

Our installing officer was our new District VII Director Sue Roberts. She gave an wonderful installation program which included giving flower corsages to all the incoming/continuing officers with colors representing their offices.

L to R: New 2nd VP Sherri A., 1st VP Mary B., Recording Sec. Janet S., Corresponding Sec. Jackie R., Treasurer Mary Ann “Dale” B., President Bonnie B., District VII Director Sue Roberts

After the installation and business meeting, we had a tasty buffet. At was a wonderfully social event and included 8 caladium plants as door prizes.

In the front L to R: Member Ceme C. and Member Dayle B..
In the back L to R: Recording Sec. Janet S.. District VII Director Sue Roberts, and 1st VP Mary B.