2008-10-16 / Upcoming Events

Garden club hosts floral designer at meeting

The Quononoquott Garden Club will hold its next meeting at St. Matthew's Parish Hall on Monday, Oct. 20, at 11 a.m. Club President Jill Meyer will preside over the business meeting, which ends at noon.

Various committee chairmen, including the daffodil committee, will give reports on their areas. The daffodil committee is coordinating planting of bulbs on Conanicut Island this October.

The June 2009 garden tour "Island Treasures," featuring 12 Jamestown gardens, will also be discussed.

The program, which begins at 1 p.m., features Toni Chandler who designs sculptural arrangements using herbs and flowers, which she will demonstrate to the club. Her designs will be auctioned off at the end of the presentation.

This month's hospitality as well as civic beautification committees are headed by Jean Silvia.

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