Bayou Vista Garden Club Environmental Awareness Chairman Kim Alcina placed signs along Southeast Boulevard in Bayou Vista to promote community awareness of Earth Day, April 22.
Bayou Vista Garden Club announced its numerous awards earned at the Louisiana Garden Club Federation Convention and the Deep South Region Convention. Displaying the awards at Bayou Vista Garden Club’s April meeting were, from left, Donna Richard, Jean Chauvin, Ann Breaux, President Donna Bucci, Janice Verret and Jo Ann Ryan.
Annita Blanco presented a program on her travels to Southern gardens at the April Bayou Vista Garden Club meeting.
Donna Richard, right, of Bayou Vista Garden Club was presented with a Louisiana Garden Club Federation Lifetime Membership. With Richard is the local club’s President Donna Bucci. The membership was given by Richard’s husband, Doyle.
During Bayou Vista Garden Club’s April meeting, member Annita Blanco provided brochures and shared pictures of the Southern gardens that she has visited.
Members of Bayou Vista Garden Club recently weeded, pruned and installed seasonal plants, such as caladium, celosia, verbena and golden variegated sweet flag, at the Bayou Vista Landmark on Southea
Bayou Vista Garden Club presented Patterson Healthcare Center Residents Activity Director Margaret Paul, left, with a cash donation to sponsor the April birthday party for the residents.
The annual fundraiser supports St. Mary's domestic abuse crisis center, which has been asked to serve Iberia and St. Martin, too.