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Re: Local Clubs

Patty Forster wrote:
> Suzette wrote:
> >
> >      I couldn't tell you the difference
> >     between I. virginica and a tet(?).  I almost regret taking a 3 year
> >     membership.  The lack of meetings is also a problem.  We have four
> >     luncheons a year which are suppose to pass as meetings.  They tell you
> >     the normal group business and everyone eats.  I know people are
> >     lacking in time but I would prefer a meeting at someone's yard to
> >     discuss irises instead of a hotel. Oh, and I have tried volunteering
> >     to help at shows and sales but I guess noone needs help.  It's always
> >     the same people running the show.  If it wasn't for this list I
> >     wouldn't know what to do.  Thanks to the internet I've been able to
> >     gleen information from different sources.
> There is a chapter here in the eastern part of NC, but it only meets 3 times
> a year and those meetings are usually 2 hours away.  I didn't join for those
> reasons.  People tell me how lucky I am to have L. Zurbrigg so close to me
> and I have been to his home once, but as a beginner, I sure couldn't take
> advantage of his knowledge.  Sure, it is wonderful to be a part of the list,
> but I think having an active local club is very beneficial socially.  Our
> local daylily club meets once a month with wonderful speakers and fun social
> events.  I guess I should count my blessings on having that.  No complaints,
> mind you.
> Bill S. - Your regional sounds wonderful.  I would like to try and make it.
> I'll write you for a registration form.
> Patty F.
> Raleigh, NC
> >
> >Hi Patty,  If Bill doesn't send you a form, I should be mailing 
"NEWSCAST", Region 4's publication in a couple of weeks.  Full info will 
be enclosed.  FYI, Next Spring, the ENC Chapter fill be hosting the 
Spring Meeting.  We will be touring Lloyd Zurbrigg's garden then.
Dennis Stoneburner

  • References:
    • Local Clubs
      • From: Patty Forster <Patty.Forster@worldnet.att.net>

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