Mere Garden Club holds first meeting of club year

September 24, 2013

The Just-A-Mere Garden Club met for its September meeting with President Sybil West presiding. Cindy Warren hosted the first meeting of the club year at the fellowship hall of Mt. Elam Baptist Church, and 20 members were in attendance.

Rena McLamb presented the devotion incorporating scripture and garden sayings in her remarks.

President West expressed appreciation for the work done by the Lowe’s Heroes from Clinton on the outdoor classroom in the courtyard at Midway Elementary School. Mrs. West reported an enjoyable breakfast for the school staff during the opening of school.

New yearbooks were received and previewed by first vice president Betty Honeycutt. Pertinent dates and plans were reported from several committees.

Rita Wilson won the hostess gift and received a garden flag.

A brownie and ice cream dessert, toasted pecans, and assorted soft drinks were served at the conclusion of the meeting.