Monroe Garden Club

Sharon Eichler, a two-time president of the Monroe Garden Club, strives to keep the club active through teaching others the ins and outs of gardening. Frances Hunley (right) has been a member of the club for 69 years.

MONROE — The Monroe Garden Club, one of city’s longest-standing organizations, continues to grow tall. Members share a love of gardening. Since 1950, the club has been an affiliate of The Garden Club of North Carolina.

The Monroe Garden Club strives to be a teaching organization within the community. The club is also a member of The South Atlantic Region of National Garden Clubs.