The Mason Garden Club Christmas party was held on Tuesday, December 18, 2012, at the home of President Sherie Clarkson. Thirteen members had a good time enjoying holidays treats, sharing gardening stories and tips and a seed/plant swap. Members attending (l-r) were Sherie Clarkson, Penny Peterson, Mary K Draper, Jutta Dreyer, Judy Koch, Lynn Hedges, Joan Lindley, Laura Hansen, Sande Shaw, Dixie Atchinson and Maribelle Hoerster. Not pictured were Sara Banta and Wendy Hastings. The next garden club meeting will be January 15, 2013, at the Mason County M. Beven Eckert Library at 2 p.m.