Garden Club federation’s annual show set in Everett

  • Wednesday, October 31, 2012 7:28pm
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The Washington State Federation of Garden Clubs annual show takes place Wednesday and Nov. 8 at Holiday Inn, 3105 Pine St., Everett.

The show is open to the public from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 8.

The federation was organized in 1933.

The show includes 113 classes in horticulture competition, 21 classes in floral design and four divisions of artistic crafts. There will also be educational exhibits and 21 classes for youths.

Advance tickets are $8 and on sale at Stadium Flowers, 3632 Broadway, Everett; and Stadium Flowers, 20728 Highway 99, Lynnwood. Tickets may be purchased at the door for $10.

The show’s co-chairwomen are Rhonda Permenter of Freeland, a member of the South Whidbey Garden Club; Betty Arnold of Everett, a member of the Green Thumb Garden Club; and Bea Randall of Arlington, a member of both the Arlington and Everett garden clubs. The Everett Garden Club will celerate its 75th anniversary in 2013.

For more information check wagardenclubs.com/.

Herald staff

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