The Garden Club of Orange welcomed seven new members at its annual luncheon meeting held at Grassy Hill Country Club. Membership chair Joanne Friedrichs introduced Sally Denny, Patty Riordan, Laurian Kehoe, Rama Sawhney Joanne Duran, Eileen Eisenman and Radhika Malhotra who were officially installed as new club members.
Nancy Matthies was named an Honorary Member of The Garden Club of Orange. The award acknowledges Nancy’s 62 years of exemplary service as a club member. She is a Federated Garden Clubs of Connecticut Life Member and a National Garden Clubs Accredited Flower Show Judge. Nancy served as club president from 1969 -1972 and chaired numerous committees.
For their outstanding work as the editors of the club’s award winning newsletter, “News n’ Notes” for 9 years, Terry Azoti and Brenda Zandri received Certificates of Appreciation.
The Garden Club of Orange is a member of the FGCCT, NEG and NEC. For membership information, contact Joanne Friedrichs 203-795-4266.
Membership chair Joanne Friedrichs (2nd from left) and President Linda Bradford (far right) welcome new members. Photo by Lana Ho