Denise Erenstone

Clean up debris along Highway 86 three times a year.

Arbor Day

Judy Shea

Attend Lake Placid Tree Board's celebration on Arbor Day

Help package/distribute seedlings.

Brewster Peninsula Trails

Mary Schubert

In conjunction with DEC and Barkeater Trails Alliance (BETA)

Garden Club installed 14 interpretive panels

to enhance visits to Lakeshore Trail.

Access to the trails is off of Saranac Avenue

just before the light at Cold Brook Plaza.

Peninsula Way, a private road,

indicates the entrance to these trails.

Children's Time

Anya Bradshaw

Alla Kandic

Plan/supervise fun activities around planting,

nature and our environment.


Carol Fox

Plans parties for members and guests.

Elderwood Workshops with Residents

Members assist Elderwood residents in flower arranging

and seasonal decorations at workshops during the year.

E-Mails, Website and Membership

Renate Schachenmayr

Send e-mails for club communications

and necessary mailings throughout the year.

Maintain Garden Club Website

and membership list.

Green Thumb Awards

Cherise Bixler

Faith Brown

Awards are given to residents who have made

new or outstanding gardens.

Historian and Photographer

Sally Stoerr

Takes pictures at Club meetings and activities.

Provides pictures/CD to publicity chair

for newspaper articles about the Garden Club.


Mary Bigelow

Diane Collins

Jan Maswick

Claire Thayer

Greet members and guests at all events.

Provide, update, and maintain name tags 

in coordination with the Membership Chair.

Display garden club banner at meetings.

Assist with raffle at monthly events.

Kate Smith Garden at the Fountain

Continuation of garden design

as well as periodic garden maintenance.

Memorial Garden at Elderwood at Uihlein

Sally Stoerr

This garden honors deceased Club members 

and providesa beautiful, restful area

for residents and their guests.

Members maintain this garden weekly.

Program Committee

Carol Fox

Plans and makes arrangements

for monthly events, lunches, and speakers.


Dot Beatty

Monthly column about Garden Club events

and gardening tips in local media.

4th of July Parade

Garden Club Executive Committee

Organize for Garden Club 

representation in annual parade.


Mary Merrill

Receives and maintains reservation list

for each event requiring reservations in advance.

Communicates with the event Chair and President.

Maintains a sign-in sheet at each event

and forwards it to the Membership Chair or President

at the conclusion of the event.

Small Gardens Coordinator

Faith Brown

Volunteers help in local, public gardens on an informal basis.

Town Holiday Swags

Cherise Bixler

Club members in conjunction with Lake Placid Beautification

make winter swags to decorate various areas of the Village.

Triangle Garden

Paula Politi

Meets monthly at 4pm at the Triangle Garden

(opposite North Elba Show Grounds)

for garden maintenance.

Bring tools and gloves.

Refreshments follow by sponsoring pubs/restaurants

after an hour of work.

Village Clean-up

Tricia Garrett

Andrea Grout

Clean-up of roads on a Saturday morning in May.

Please wear gloves.

Ways and Means

Garden Club Executive Committee

Provides floral arrangement for monthly meeting.

In charge of all raffles.

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