The Holden Beach Beautification Club wrapped up the year and installed next year’s officers at the May Social at the Lockwood Folly Clubhouse. After a delicious lunch, current Board Members and Committee Chairs were recognized. Each year the President presents the Trowel Award to someone who has been invaluable to the club. This year’s recipient was Plant Sale Chair Pat Schwaiger. The membership also votes on Club Member of the Year. The members overwhelming selected Pat Schwaiger for all her hard work this year.
The new officers for 2017-2018 were installed. Gina Martin will again serve as President, Beverly Compton will serve as 1st Vice President, Diana Hadesty will return as 2nd Vice President, Fran Pompeii will serve as 3rd Vice President, Linda Rast will return as Secretary and Donna Aycock will repeat as Treasurer.
Gina announced her Committee Chairs for the upcoming year. Mel Amos will chair the Art Committee, Carol Keane will chair the Awards Committee, Marlene Barz will handle Devotions and Sunshine, Becky Willis will again chair the Landscaping Committee, Pat Schwaiger will repeat as Plant Sale Chairman, Donna Blume will head up Seasonal Decorations, and Peggy Schiavone will chair the Yard of the Month Committee.
The new Board will meet over the summer to plan the upcoming year. See everyone in September!