Daisy Garden Club attends statewide convention

Aug. 27, 2013 @ 09:21 AM


Daisy Garden Club members recently attended the 78th annual convention of the North Carolina Federation of Garden Clubs.

The convention was held at the Sheraton Imperial Hotel in Durham. Its theme was “Expanding The Foundation for a Bountiful Harvest.”

Velma Steed of the Daisy Garden Club was crowned 2013 Adult Queen during the banquet. Vivian Bullock narrated the Queen’s Contest. Briana Martin carried the Daisette Youth flag and Velma Steed carried the Daisy Club flag during the flag processional. Barbara Carroll, president of the Daisy Garden Club, conducted devotional and memorial services on Sunday morning. Rev. Mary W. Anderson of Henderson preached.

The club also received a first place blue ribbon for its scrapbook and tri-color ribbon for Best in Show.

Daisy gardeners in attendance were: Barbara Carroll, Vivian Bullock, Edith R.J. Carroll, Velma Steed, Dominique Anderson, Briana Martin and Nyesha Miller.