It was an honor and pleasure that I attended each of the 5 District Meetings in October. My first meeting was Friday, October 2, 2015 the Blue Grass District meeting at Crestwood Christian Church in Lexington hosted by Lexington Council Garden clubs. The district provided a wonderful overnight stay at The Inn on Broadway with dinner at the Campbell House. The program was Fun & Easy Container Gardens You’ll Love all Season Long by Kim Ellington of United Landscape
The next day, Saturday October 3, was Limestone District Meeting hosted by The Painted Hills Garden Club at First Baptist Church of Morehead. I enjoyed an overnight stay at the home of Ann Fiel which included a great dinner. The program was Landscaping for the Last Great Necessity by Dr. J.D. Reeder, Historian.
On Thursday, October 8, the Dogwood District meeting was hosted by The Cardinal Council and held at Bowling Green Country Club. A wonderful evening meal was at The Bistrol Restaurant with 10 people attending. The program was Beekkeeping-Finding the Pathway to Pollinators by Michelle Boling, Bee Keeper.
Thursday, October 15 meeting was Audubon District at Cadiz Christian Church hosted by Gateway Garden Club. My overnight accommodations was at the Lake Barkley State Resort Park with dinner in the dinning room over looking the lake. The program, Designing for Pollinators was presented by Carolyn Roof, Beth Carey and Carol Ullerich from Open Gate Garden Club
The last of the 5 District meetings was Saturday, October 24, at Corbin Center hosted by Corbin Garden Club and Cumberland Falls Garden Club. The program, Garden Club Tidbit, was presented by Sandra Robinson, NGC President. 0vernight accommodations at Comfort Inn Suites and dinner at the fantastic Season’s Restaurant.
Visiting the District meetings was the highlight of my year.
- President’s Update
- Looking ahead to 2018
- History of the GCKY
- President’s Message – SAR 2017 January
- District Meetings
- President’s Message – SAR Key Notes 2016 January
- Keynotes Newsletter 2015 October
- Bring Back the Pollinators
- Special Youth Projects Awards
- Frankfort in August
- President’s Message July 2015
- Happy Gardening from President Edith Nelson
- Judges Symposium Visit