Garden Department plans luncheon
WEIRTON – The Garden Department of the Weirton Woman’s Club, a General Federation of Women’s Club member organization, will hold its 12th-annual Calendar Luncheon at noon April 13 at Undo’s in the Holiday Inn – Weirton.
Members will decorate tables to reflect the 12 months of the year and four seasons. Victoria Gerst, an 18-year-old Brooke High School senior, will provide musical entertainment. Gerst is a member of the school’s Madrigal Choir and traveled to Italy to sing at the Vatican. She is starring as Alice in the school’s production of “You Can’t Take It With You” and will appear as Eve in “Children of Eden.” She is a member of the National Honors Society and Tri-M Music Honors Society and will attend West Virginia University in the fall. This is the department’s sole fundraiser, and proceeds provide scholarships to local students pursuing agricultural- or landscaping-related fields and funds community beautification projects. Sharon Neeley is the department chair. Tickets are $20 and may be purchased from Neeley by calling (304) 797-1945 or Secretary Diana Durst at (304) 723-4469. No tickets will be sold at the door.