Have your scissors and ribbons ready and follow along to make the bows of your choice at our April meeting. Members will watch two videos of bows made using just your very own fingers, then watch live demonstrations by Sandy Robertson, Gail Schulz, and JoAnn Cook while they display several other bow-making techniques.
The bow-making team is excited to share their skills with you. It will be a fun program!
To view the list of supplies needed, click the button below.
Sally Moore, Marcia Richard and Glenna Kidd, Chairs of the Nominating Committee, installed the newly elected Crofton Village Garden Club officers for the 2021-2023 term. After the installation, Executive Board members (outgoing and incoming) were invited to speak briefly, followed by the Nominating Committee, the Bernie Robertson Award recipients (Harriet Kiilehua and Shirley Levendoski), and Committee Chairs.
CVGC Officers for 2021-2023
President • Cathy Gallagher
First Vice President • Rosa Johnson
Second Vice President • Diane Smith
Recording Secretary • Margo Antonelli
Corresponding Secretary • Nancy Durose
Treasurer • Maria Guyer
Parliamentarian • Glenna Kidd
The Nominating Committee wishes to express their gratitude to those members who have agreed to continue to serve and to those who have accepted to serve our club in important leadership roles ensuring the continued great success of the Crofton Village Garden Club.
Claire Jones, a horticulturalist, landscape design consultant and former White House floral designer, presented a virtual design demonstration for Crofton Village Garden Club. Claire demonstrated two beautiful designs – a line design, and an arrangement in a candlestick or goblet. Members were invited to purchase their own flowers and follow along, or just watch and enjoy the presentation.
Scroll over the photo and use the play or arrow buttons at the top of the image to view sample designs Claire made earlier and the designs created by Crofton Village Garden Club members during the demonstration.
CVGC members are invited to attend a Fun Holiday Sweater Party via Zoom at 7 PM. Invitations were mailed to members and included a raffle ticket and recipes for a Cranberry & Brie Crescent Wreath appetizer and a Poinsettia Cocktail. Members are encouraged to wear a fun holiday sweater, grab their ticket, an appetizer and cocktail, and join in for an evening of laughter, fun, and prizes.
It is especially important during these times of the coronavirus to find ways to stay in touch, and our November program will not only do that, but will hopefully bring us closer together after we learn a little more about each other.
Members were invited to speak for about two minutes to answer one of the following questions:
Marcia Richard invites members to her house on Sunday, November 8th from 1 to 3 PM for a Seed Sharing and Plant Cuttings event. Members are invited to share seeds or plant cuttings, as well as their knowledge. Please have the seeds/cuttings in labeled bags with instructions. First come, first served. Please wear a mask!