At the January 2021 WGC general meeting members learnt how to create a variety of planters, centerpieces and hydroponics for vegetables using styrofoam coolers. Club president Vicki Hearst went over the techniques, tools and materials needed to make these containers.
WGC member Ceme Curley demonstrated how to make holiday wreaths, floral arrangements and table centerpieces using both fresh and dried material. These floral creations were raffled after the demonstration. Ceme shared information about various online resources and books that could help anyone.
WGC conducted it’s first stand alone plant sale on Nov 7th. Members contributed plants, raffle baskets, garden aprons and previously loved items. The event was a huge success.
November general meeting was cancelled due to inclement weather.
October 2020 WGC general meeting was held at Windermere Town Hall’s back porch adhering to the CDC guidelines.
Plants donated by Peggy Collins were raffled at the meeting.
Maureen Tuber conducted a botanical arts program which was very educational. Botanical arts division is part of the NGC flower show. Maureen’s program helped the members understand the rules and expectations in a NGC flower show to a certain extent.
WGC plant sale will be held on November 7 2020 at Windermere Recreation area on Park Ave.
September 2020 general meeting was hosted by President Vicki Hearst at her home garden.
A plant exchange raffle, reconfigured from past years by Vicki turned out great. Vicki served as auction host for the plant auction and members bid up on plants they wanted. Money raised from the plant auction went to WGC.