Winnie Leenaarts from Savoir Faire Floral will lead a hands-on design workshop at the Garden Forum of Greater Akron's Thursday, June 8 meeting, to be held at Stan Hywet Carriage House, 714 North Portage Path, Akron. The business meeting begins at 10 a.m., followed by light refreshments. The program begins at 10:45 a.m. The public is invited and encouraged to attend.
Leenaarts has created award winning designs all over the world, and will reveal some of her tricks of the trade. Participants will each create a contemporary floral design. Advanced registration is required, with payment due by June 5. Contact Marie Modugno to register at 330-922-1906.
The Garden Forum of Greater Akron is an association of 10 area garden clubs: Akron Garden Club, Leaf & Blossom Garden Club, Little Flower at St. Sebastian Church, Merriman Hills Garden Club, Northhampton Hill & Vale Garden Club, Northeast Ohio Daffodil Society, Presidential Park Gardeners, Richfield Garden Club, Silver Lake, and Twinsburg Garden Club. There are also 18 individual members.
For more information, contact Diane Underman at 330-864-4893, or Virginia Schmidt at 216-310-7413.