On July 14, members of the New Haven Garden Club visited the gardens of Norma Wilson and Joyce Oberle in Sullivan MO. Both are Franklin County Master Gardeners and Ms. Oberle is actively involved in the Monarch Butterfly Pollinator Protection Campaign. Following the tour, garden club members and their hosts enjoyed dinner in a local restaurant.
On August 11, members of the New Haven Garden Club visited Teraflora in Hermann, co-owned by Luci Valbuena and Terra Layton. Ms. Valbuena laid out three table settings and greenery arrangements for autumnal, Thanksgiving and Christmas entertaining. Members left with many ideas for creating festive tables for their holiday entertainment.