2009 Charter Night Dinner

The Gardeners of Somerset Valley held its annual Charter Night Dinner on Wednesday, April 15, 2009 at Scampiís Seafood Restaurant in Somerville, NJ. The dinner started at 6:30 p.m. with cocktails and appetizers followed by a seated dinner at 7:30 p.m.

2009 marked the 25th anniversary of this club. The president-elect, Susan Dodge, gave a brief history of the club, which was founded in 1984. In addition, she thanked past officers for their contributions and introduced new officers.

After the dinner, Ralph Maiwaldt entertained us with his pictures. Ralph is a member of the club, a world traveler, and an avid photographer. With help from Nancy Nood, they put together a slideshow for us to view some of his spectacular plant/ flower pictures taken in the Western region of the U.S.

Below are some pictures taken at the dinner.

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