Evans Garden Club gets ready for the growing season

The 2014-2015 officers of the Evans Garden Club were installed at a dinner at the Waterstone Grill in Hamburg.

Barbara Clark introduced President Linda McFarland, 1st Vice-President Linda Welka, 2nd Vice President Nancy Ward, Secretary Diane Woodman and Treasurer Judy Gentili. Linda then introduced her committees for the coming year: Community Involvement, Sally Needham; Conservation, Kathy Connolly and Deb Naybor; Exhibits, Barbara Clark; Garden Therapy, Mary Biellak; Historian, Donna Nagel; Horticulture, Kathy Ehmke; Membership, Tressa Crehan; Parliamentarian, Judy Woodman; Properties, Kathy Ehmke and Sunshine, Mary Truby. The first event of the new year will be the plant auction and sale at the Evans Center Fire Hall in Angola on May 10 from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The proceeds benefit local parks, gardens and common areas.

During the year the group will have workshops, garden walks, speakers, crafts and tours of local areas of interest to gardeners. For more information about the club please call 549-6385.