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June 21, 2013

IFGC State Convention, Flower Show being held again in Pella

Pella —

The Iowa Federated Garden Clubs will again hold their June 21 Convention and Flower Show at Pella's Vermeer Global Pavilion.
The State Flower Show will be open, free to the public, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Friday June 21, 2013.
Visitors will enjoy Horticulture Displays, Artistic Floral Designs and browsing among Garden Vendors for plants and garden art.
The Vermeer Global Pavilion is located at 1210 Vermeer Road East.
Members of Pella Garden Club are organizing and supervising the flower show held during the convention.
Members of the Knoxville Garden Club are assisting with reservations, hostessing and securing Garden Vendors.
Serving as co-chairpersons  for the Flower Show are: Sandy Heerema and Marlyn Rietveld Ebbers.  Florence Vander Meiden is co chairperson of the Horticulture Division with Lois Vermeer coordinating  the flower show staging.
Guest of Honor for the Convention Meeting on June 21 will be National Garden Club President Shirley S. Nicolai from Ft. Washington, Maryland. She will preside over the installation of the new Iowa Garden Club President Sandy Wales from Muscatine, and the new 5th District Director Rosemary Smith from Knoxville. 

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