At the Garden Club of Ohio Convention on Wednesday, April 17, 2013, Avon-on-the-Lake Garden Club won many awards and became Garden Club of the Year 2012. Awards received were for the work the club members did in 2012.
1st place awards were: Garden Therapy, the monthly program for the residents of the Good Samaritan Nursing Home; Wildflower and Fence Gardens, at Peter Miller House Museum; the Miller Road Park Gazebo gardens; flower garden at the Old Firehouse; Seed of Hope Project; Avon-on-the-Lake Club Newsletter; Best Schedule and Best Patriotic Standard Flower Show “Shades of Old Glory”, July 7-8, 2012. Second place awards for Most Outstanding Yearbook and Publicity Press Book. The last award announced at the convention was “Avon-on-the-Lake Garden is Garden Club of the Year 2012″‘.
The members of the Avon-on-the-Lake Garden Club want to say THANK YOU TO EVERYONE IN AVON LAKE for all the help you have given us over 83 years. We are proud to be from Avon Lake. Thank you news media for following our activities throughout the year.
May Luncheon and Installation of Officers is Wednesday, May 1st at 11:30 a.m. at Westwood Country Club, 22625 Detroit Road, Rocky River, OH. Barbara Okleson, Executive Secretary for Garden Club of Ohio, Flower Show Judge, and member of Cleveland Flower Arrangers Guild will present ” Creative Designing” a program of Designs.