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This week in the garden – vol. 83

Holiday Member Party 2022

Holiday Party Kudos

Thank you to all those who attended the holiday party as it was a fun night. Special thanks to all the Garden Club elves who made it happen and especially the quick clean up.
Special THANKS to “Brainy Bakers” for the delicious desserts donated by new members Alexandra Covington and Marian Goff.

We have very generous members with big Hearts!  We collected gift cards totaling $820! Thank you to all for your support of the clients at Neighborhood Cooperative Ministries.


Nominating Committee Update

Santa brought a gift from our Nominating Committee (Susan Bell, Saundy Kittle, Kathy Sumner, Debbie Boyd) who gave us the slate of officers for NGC 2023-2025:

President - Kathy Sumner
1st VP - Membership Debbie Boyd
2nd VP Programs - Gena Spears
Treasurer - Sue Wyatt
Recording Secretary - Dolores Stewart
Corresponding Secretary - Jeanette Shewbert

Thank you to the committee and the slated officers for your dedication to the club.  The club will vote to elect officers at the February 2023 meeting.  The new president appoints the committee chairs. So please reach out to Kathy Sumner with ways you would like to help.


Florence Lytle’s husband, Archie, passed away recently. Florence is a long-time member and former officer.  Please keep Florence and family in your thoughts and prayers during this holiday season.

In the Garden

The completion of the garden path project has been approved by the board. Work will begin after Christmas. Thank you to Gail Thompson and Leanne Penman for leading this project to make our garden fresh and safe and easier to maintain.

Did you plant a tree in 2022?

Please email Kathy Sumner and let her know what trees were planted and when they were planted.

Seed Exchange

Plant Swap-Duluth Public Library

Saturday, January 28th 11A-1P