The Jessie Allen Wise Garden Club meet Thursday, Oct 5, 2017 at the Excelsior House Hotel. The Garden Club was called to order at 3:30pm by President Becky DeWare, who welcomed 22 active members 8 associate members, 1 out-of-town associate member and Honorary Member, Pat Daniel.
The meeting began with Kay McKinnon leading the group in the Garden Club prayer. Guest were introduced: Christi Woodson, Sandra Ursery and Stacy Mills. Birthday Honorees were celebrated with the singing of Happy Birthday.
Vice President Carol Harrell introduced the guest speaker, Mark McKay, Vice President of KTAL, channel 6 in Shreveport, and also husband of our member, Elizabeth McKay. Mr. McKay spoke on marketing opportunities, for the Excelsior House and other properties of the Garden Club, and the importance of technology in today’s world to reach audiences.
Head Hostess for the month, was Bettie Ivie and her hostesses were: Mary Bird, Julianne Fischer, Elaine Altman, Candy Dickson, Phillis Eastham, and Anna Bode.
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