WHO:  Members of East Lake Washington District and Friends (Invite a Friend who may be interested in garden club.)
WHAT: East Lake Washington District of Garden Clubs
General Membership Meeting
WHERE: St. Andrews Lutheran Church, 2650 148th Ave. SE, Bellevue, WA 98007
WHEN: Monday, September 26, 2022 at 9:30 – 10:00 Registration and Coffee and 1st Program starts at 10:00
WHY: To meet together in person with other clubs, have lunch, hear great speakers, be inspired and have FUN with garden club friends.
10:00 Program – Waste Management will enlighten us on their Recycling Operation.
11:00 ELWD Meeting and Award Presentation
11:30 – 12:30 Lunch with dessert, provided by Terra Tillers Garden Club.
12:30 – 1:30 Talented designer, Brynn Tavasci will show us how she uses recycled items to create floral designs.

We will have a fundraising raffle of items donated by clubs. Tickets are $1.00 each or 6 for $5.00.
THE COST: $10.00 per person for Lunch and two programs!
IMPORTANT TO RSVP: So, we have enough food and tables set up.
RSVP BY SEPTEMBER 20th to Joyce Voldal, javoldal@hotmail.com  425-445-6831

Let’s see which club has the most members attending!
PS:  We will also recognize Helen Mandic of West Sammamish GC in honor of her 97th Birthday. (Cards welcomed)

Linda White, East Lake WA District Director

Dates- Mark your Calendars
September 26, 2022 GMM – St. Andrews, Bellevue

October 4-6 2022 NGC Flower Show School 1 Oregon
January 30, 2023 ELWD Board – BBG
February 27 ELWD GMM – St. Andrews, Bellevue
April 24 ELWD Board -BBG
May 22 ELWD GMM – St Andrews, BellevueWSFGC Convention 2023
June 5-7, 2023 Olympia, WAPacific Region Convention
April 17 -20, 2023, Lynnwood, WANGC Convention
May 2-5, 2023, White Sulphur Springs, WV

Get the latest information on the Convention Planning and more from our State President, AnnSullivan. Beautiful photos too.

This is the Pacific Region Newsletter. It includes lots of good information. This link will take you to the Pacific Region web site where you can get the Waconia. Congratulation to our own Lana Finegold as the new Pacific Region Director for 2021-2023.

Other Sites of Interest

Check out the Gallery Tab to see the latest floral designs.

Ask a Master Gardener on going

Bellevue Botanical Garden Webinars – on going

Sammamish Botanical Garden Visit this Heritage Garden in our neighborhood.