Sunday, May 26, 2013

Mary Cottrell Honored in Seattle

Seattle, WA, May 25-26, 2013:  Mary Shepherd Cottrell received the National Garden Club Award of Honor from President Shirley Nicolai during an awards banquet at the National Garden Club Convention RAINSHINE.  Cottrell was nominated by her club Rock Springs Garden Club.  She was the winner in District III, in National Capital Area and in the seven-state Central Atlantic Region.  All eight regional winners receive the national award each year at the national convention.

Central Atlantic Region Director Jeanne T. Nelson bestowed the Central Atlantic Region Award of Honor on Cottrell the following day at a regional luncheon.