Toano Garden Club celebrated 50th Anniversary

The Toano Garden Club celebrated their 50th Anniversary with a tea June 2nd at the Norge Community Hall. Pictured from left, seated Diane Wheeler, Toska Mungo, standing Michelle Eardly, Rachel Wheeler, Ruth Espaillat, Karen Foraker, Betty Smith, Wanda Espaillat, Beverley Smith, Judy Taylor. The club supports projects of the Williamsburg Area Council of Garden Clubs, Tidewater District, VFGC, and the Virginia Federation of Garden Clubs. Community beautification projects include planting a dogwood tree at Toano Fire Department and cleaning James City Chapel cemetery. Members participated in a Memorial Day Service at the cemetery and donated a decorated wreath to honor veterans buried there. The club also provided a dish garden at Hospice House for the month of June. Toano Garden Club welcomes new members. For more information e-mail

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