Lexington Garden Club News
The Lexington Garden Clubbers met at the Woodson Community Building on August 11, 2011. The program was given by Tonya Poncik, Lee County Extension Agent, whose presentation was on cooking and preserving with herbs and garden produce. Following her program, members elected new officers. Elected were Kathi Olechowski, President; Paulette Schulze, Vice President; Karen Boriack, Secretary; and Pat Ahrendt, Treasurer.
Committee Heads were also selected. They are: Millie Wester, Homecoming Plant Sale and Reporter/Photographer; Sally Colonna, Benevolence; Pam Iselt, Scholarships; Cherry Stover, Chocolate Lovers Festival; Lee Marks, Best Yard Contest; Mary Beth Gibson, Telephone Committee; Lynn Speier and Pat Ahrendt, Trip Committee; Pat Rao, Garden Hints; Pat Ahrendt, Thanksgiving Baskets and Cheryl Cotton, Year Book.
The next meeting of the Lexington Garden Club will be September 8, 2011 at Cindy Gibson’s home. Lee Marks encouraged everyone to park past the end of the big building when attending that meeting, as well as to wear comfortable shoes.