Avon-on-the-Lake Garden Club became Garden Club of the Year which was based on overall performance. The honor was present at the Garden Club of Ohio Convention on June 7th by GCO President Lynn Fronk. Avon-on-the-Lake Garden Club won awards for a Standard Flower Show, Outstanding Extra Large Club, Best Educational Exhibit, Garden Therapy, Yearbook Award, Butterfly garden, and many other things the garden club members did.
Also the club received some National Garden Club awards: BeeGAP program, Peter Miller House Museum’s Fence Garden, Bluff Conservation, Flower Show and 2015-2017 President Project “Service in Action” Award BeeGAP.
Avon-on-the-Lake Garden Club received five second place awards for: Club Newsletter, Publicity Press Book, Schedule Standard Flower Show, Old Firestation planter and Beach Part Point Garden. Third place award are: Garden Club Youth Award. The garden club has some good photographers which received some awards. Third place award went to Bev Stives and honorable mention went to Sue Jagoda and Susan Donovan.