Avon-on-the-Lake Garden Club, competing at the 2014 Garden Club of Ohio (GCO) annual convention, received Certificates and Monetary Awards for their work in the 2013 year.
The Club received seven first place designations in Civic Improvement;
-Tree Award for Large Club;
-Historic Programs, Tours or Trails (Large Club) ,
-2013 Publicity Press Book ( Large Club);
-Blue Star Memorial (Large Club);
-Outstanding Garden Club (Large Club);
-Club member Barbara Nahm received 1st prize for her photo “My Water Garden”.
All of these awards from the Garden Club of Ohio will be now be judged by the National Garden Club, Inc.
The club also received second prize for their Club Yearbook (Large Club). The members felt inspired after becoming Garden Club of Ohio in 2012 and have maintained their commitment to excellence.
Avon-on-the-Lake Garden Club is always welcoming anyone interested in flower and vegetable gardening and flower arranging. Plan to attend a meeting and help on the projects they do in Avon Lake.
The club meets the first Wednesday of each month except July and August at the Avon Lake Public Library. For information call 440-933-0893.