Patterson Garden Club planted a tree in honor of former Patterson mayor James L. “Jimmy” Bernauer as part of its Arbor Day celebration held Feb. 21. On hand for the event were, from left, Frank Guarisco, Councilman Larry Mendoza, Rosa Butler, Mayor Rodney Grogan, Linda Thomas, Evelyn Estay, Gretchen Lambert, Daisy Leblanc, Angela Shilling-Boyles, Leona Smith, Karla Adams, Johnny Cutrera, Jacob Cutrera, Bernauer and his wife, Lena, and daughter Terri Burnside, and L.B. Cutrera.
Patterson Garden Club held an Arbor Day ceremony Feb. 21 at Hattie Watts Elementary in Patterson. Students gave tree-related presentations.
Gretchen Lambert, an avid gardener and Patterson Garden Club’s horticulture committee chairman, presented a program at the February Patterson Garden Club meeting held Feb. 11. Her topic “Natural Remedies for the Garden” were the “Great Green Book of Garden Secrets” by Jerry Baker.
Patterson Garden Club’s meeting and social was held Feb. 11 at the home of Iris Roy. Theme for the meeting was “The Beauty of Natural Gardening.”