Warren Garden Club visits Kane sunflowers

Photo submitted to Times Observer Dave Conklin, owner of Kane Lawn & Garden Center.

President Patricia Christy welcomed members to the August 16 meeting of Warren Garden Club at the Kane Lawn and Garden Center.

Dave Conklin, owner of Kane Lawn & Garden Center, invited Warren Garden Club for a return visit. This year, the focus was a tour of his acres of sunflowers. After a tour of the distillery that produces his “Sun Shine” made out of flower seeds, lunch was available at the distillery.

Hostess chairman was Suzette Berdine and hostess committee was made up of Lou Ann Lauger, Peggy Littlefield, and Audree Ord.

The Hill and Dale Garden Club has invited Warren Garden Club to join for a picnic at the Jamestown Audubon Nature Center at 12:15 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 22. The program will be on the Monarch Butterfly.

Warren Garden Club’s annual picnic is scheduled for September 20 at Crescent Park Pavilion. Reservations are due to Lucy Masterson by September 7.

Warren Garden Club welcomes new members. Contact Sandra Ransom, membership chairman, at 723-5107 for more information.

Warren Garden Club’s next regular meeting will be its Picnic in the Park at noon September 20. Note the time change and location. The program on Warren’s Urban Forest will be presented by Josie Gerardi. Members are encouraged to bring a guest.