Friday, August 31, 2012

National Capital Area Supports Common Good City Farm

On Wednesday, August 29th, 2012, NCA President Vickie Godwin presented Common Good City Farm in Washington, DC, with a check for $4,300.  Located between 2nd and 4th Streets on V Street in NW, the Common Good City Farm is making a difference for low-income residents of the city.   Many thanks to all the garden clubs in the four districts of the NCA that contributed to Common Good City Farm.

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Presidents Trip to France

What a fabulous time was had by all who were able to partake of the 2012 Presidents Trip to France!  The French River Cruise, highlighting the Burgundy and Provence regions, by Vantage travel was a 15 day trip from July 16 - 30.  They spent 11 nights in an outside cabin on Vantage's private river ship.  The trip began in Chalon-sur-Saone and ended in Nice.  They were able to partake of 13 private tours!  Below left, Vicki and Stew Godwin enjoy a magical dinner in Paris at Le Train Bleu, a 1900 restaurant famous for the weathly Parisian guests waiting for their train to the French Rivera.

Above right, Vickie and Anne Bucher are enjoying a wine tasting tour in Southern France.  A delightful vacation for all who participated.