ATKINSON — The Atkinson Garden Club extends a warm invitation to all gardeners, their families and friends, to look “Beyond the Cornucopia” when considering their fall and winter floral designs, and join acclaimed guest presenter, Maureen Christmas, at their Open Meeting on Wed., October 2. Ms. Christmas will offer creative tips and suggestions for upcoming holiday arrangements, and a bit of history surrounding common design customs. Her exquisite creations will be raffled following her presentation.
Maureen Christmas is a National Garden Club Life Judge, and has earned numerous top awards at the New England and Newport Flower Shows. She has had her floral interpretations featured in By Design Magazine and the National garden Club’s Vision of Beauty Calendar. She is also a member of Creative Floral Arrangers of the Americas and her web site, Floral Notes showcases her broad range and abilities as a creative designer.
The Atkinson Congregational Church, 101 Main Street, Atkinson, will provide the venue for Ms. Christmas’ presentation. Tickets are $10.00 and may be purchased at the door. The Atkinson Garden Club’s culinary talents will be on display as a lite lunch will be offered at 1:00 p.m. with program commencing at 2:00 p.m. For more information, please contact AGC President, Kay Galloway 603-362-6424.