Author Archives: Jean Giesel

Fall Bazaar at Trinity Episcopal Church, Nov. 10-11

Don’t miss the Trinity Episcopal Church Fall Bazaar, Nov. 10, 2 to 6 p.m.,  and 11, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Chili Supper Friday starting at 3. Barbecue Lunch on Saturday, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.  Also included are bake sale, … Continue reading

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Scams, Frauds, and Identity Theft, Nov. 2, 2 p.m.

program at the Melrose Public Library, Wynnwood Ave., behind the Post Office.

Presented by the Melrose Library Association and the Florida Dept. of Agriculture and Consumer Fraud, at the Melrose Public Library, Wynnwood Ave., behind the Post Office.
The Division of Consumer Services is the state’s clearinghouse for consumer complaints, information and protection. We regulate various businesses, and protect consumers and businesses from unfair and unsafe business practices across a wide range of market sectors. If you have been the victim of scams, fraud or identity theft, or want to know more about your rights as a consumer, please attend this presentation.
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2017 Private Camellia Garden Day Jan. 29

The Melrose Library Association will present the popular Private Camellia Garden Visit on January 29 from noon to 4 p.m. Chuck and  Bev Ritter, top national camellia exhibitors for the last show season, are growing almost 1500 camellias.  Larry Rahme will again be selling camellia plants including many hard-to-find varieties.

Besides touring the garden, which should be in full bloom, there will be talks and demonstrations, silent auction, valentine gifts, and cookie sale  202 Mason Rd., Melrose.  Take SR 26 2 miles east of Melrose.  Turn south on Mason Rd. and follow the signs.  ks and demonstrations, silent auction, and cookie sale. This will be an opportunity to see varieties not in commerce and grown only a few places. Entry is $5 per person. Golf carts will be available for those needing assistance. Proceeds will support programs and activities at the library.

The Ritter’s address is 202 Mason Road. From the traffic light go 2 miles east on SR 26.  Turn south on Mason Rd. and follow the signs.

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Private Camellia Garden Day, Dec. 13

      Camellia Garden Day Back by Popular Demand! The response to last year’s Private Camellia Garden Day was so great, that our hosts, Chuck and Bev Ritter, have invited the Melrose Library Association to hold another garden visit on December … Continue reading

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