Wellington Garden Club To Meet Nov. 5

The Wellington Garden Club will meet Monday, Nov. 5 in the Lakeview Room at the Wellington Community Center (12150 W. Forest Hill Blvd.). A light breakfast will begin at 9:30 a.m., followed by a business meeting at 10:15 a.m. and a program at 11:15 a.m. on “How to Create a Holiday Centerpiece Using Begonias,” presented by Patrick Dempsey.

Dempsey, who has been president of the Begonia Society of the Palm Beaches, has extensive knowledge of the various varieties, care and propagation of begonias. He is a frequent guest speaker at area garden clubs and will offer tips for organic growing of these shade-loving plants. Watch his technique as a centerpiece develops.

Guests are welcome, but seating is limited. RSVP to mkdrexler@comcast.net or (561) 506-7404. To learn more about the club, visit www.wellingtongardenclub.org.