Program on Winter Bird Feeding for Opechee Garden Club

GILFORD — "Preparing for Winter Feeding" is the October program offered by the Opechee Garden Club with Gilford bird expert, Steve White, owner of the Wild Bird Depot, sharing his knowledge on attracting birds to winter feeders on Monday, October 7, 1 p.m. at the Gilford Community Church on Potter Hill Road.

White has been serving customers for over 17 years. He is a biweekly columnist for a statewide newspaper, hosts a weekly, live, call-in radio show and is a guest speaker at home and nationwide.

Chairs Beth Clow and Claire Stinson and their committee of Jo Connolly, Annette Hutchins, Sharon Tyler, Marguerite LaFrance, Joyce McMath, Judith Reilly, Linda Presby, Lea Tassone, Mary Jane Hoey, Iris Whitehorn and Gail Glines will serve light refreshments.

OGC members will be busy working with Chair Doreen Worthley for the club's holiday Greens and Gifts Boutique at the Belknap Mill on December 6 and 7. Barb Sargent has organized several mini workshops in preparation for the sale, and Sandy Gove will be taking reservations from members for wreaths and other greens beginning at this meeting.

The Opechee Garden Club, which meets at 1 p.m. on the first Monday of the month (unless otherwise noted) at the Gilford Community Church, Potter Hill Rd., Gilford, welcomes new members: write P.O. Box 6025, Laconia, NH 03247, call Judy Robertson at 527-0493, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit