Vermillion Garden Club announces "yard of the month" winners for June and July. Danny and Sandy Brown, Al and Ellen Margheim, Brenda and Rich Walker, Roberta Iverson, Katie Geise, Margaret Bierle and Jack Powell and Lisa Ketcham.
Four Garden club members traveled to Beresford, where they toured Diane's beautiful backyard gardens followed by lunch at Emily's.
At our July meeting at Vermillion Public Library, Barb and Wendell Gauger gave a very interesting program on identifying herbs by sight and smell and their different uses. Also, state president, Margaret Straley, of Sioux Falls was a special guest.
August 19 will be the Garden clubs' annual picnic in the park. Final plans for the District 6 meeting to be held Aug. 25 at the Vermillion Senior Center, will be made. Also, plans for the Regional Garden Clubs Convention to be Sept. 21-23 in Sioux Falls at the Holiday Inn – City Centre will be finished.