Seabrook Island Garden Club 2016-2017 Season

This season’s first meeting is scheduled on Friday, September 9, 2016, at 9:30 AM at the Seabrook Island Lake House.

The 2015-2016 Season culminated with the traditional end of year Luncheon at the Seabrook Island Club. Special thanks to outgoing president Terry Fansler and Vice President Kathy Chamberlain for their leadership and guidance through a very busy and successful season. It was also time to thank the committee; Alberta Barron, Patty DeGregorio, Sue Eckenrode, Pam Matzko, Phyllis Mikula, Jamie Mixson, MiMi Montague, Linda Nelson, Karen Preston, Cheryl Schumann, Nancy Wair, Panky Wasson and all the behind the scene volunteers for their dedication to the programs and ensuring each and every event was something we could be proud of as well as hugely successful. A very special thank you to Marsha Bird for her 3 years of service, her keen eye towards timely topics and bringing to us a host of interesting and enjoyable speakers.


The club is grateful to the members of the Philanthropy committee for identifying two special organizations that continually make a difference in our community; Trident Tech and the Edith Frierson Elementary Gardening Project. Each organization was recognized with a $1000 scholarship fund.

Finally, in preparation for the new season ahead, the club welcomes the new leadership for the 2016-2017 season; Kathy Chamberlain, President, Carol Ullner, Vice President, Karen Sewell, Treasurer, Deb Wiehn, Recording Secretary, Hollie Bolte, Corresponding Secretary and Nancy Wair, membership.


It is time to renew your membership or enroll for the first time for the 2016-2017 year!

Whether you are an experienced gardener or just someone who enjoys the beauty of the flora and fauna of our beautiful Island, we welcome you to the Seabrook Island Garden Club. If you are new to Seabrook Island, it is also a great place to meet your neighbors, support your community and cultivate friendships while learning from our experienced gardeners and amazing speakers on a variety of cutting-edge topics affecting our daily lives and natural environment.

For information on membership please contact: Nancy Wair, Email:

Not sure the Seabrook Island Garden Club is for you, come as a guest and check us out.

At our first meeting on September 9th, you will have the opportunity to meet the new board members, renew your membership, sign up as a new member, and get up to date on the club’s business items.

Our meetings each month include refreshments at 9:30 am, a short business meeting at 10:00 am, and our main event speaker at 10:15 am. Our meetings conclude at 11:00 am and take place on the second Friday of each month at the Lake House.

Submitted by

Alberta Barron

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