The minutes were read by Secretary Dolores Larsen and approved. Ten members were in attendance.
Recipients for “Yards of the Month” for the June, north side and south side, were published in The Ottawa Herald. Gift certificates were given to them from Sand Creek Nursery and Orscheln’s Farm and Home businesses. Lila Niehoff and Ronda Huffman will be selecting “Yards of the Month” for July.
O’Banion gave a presentation on separating and transplanting irises. She also gave each member an iris from her beautiful flower garden to put in their flower beds.
The next meeting is set for 11:30 a.m. July 17 at Smoked Creations BBQ in Ottawa. The hostess is Darlene Frieden and Norma Sellers will be co-hostess.
The meeting was adjourned, refreshments were served. O’Banion gave a tour of her many flower beds with breath taking blooms and many different flowers.
— Submitted by
Dolores Larsen, secretary