Holiday Floral Design Event – Thursday, November 16, 2017 6:30 pm doors open


We cordially invite you to our Holiday Floral Design Event on Thursday, November 16, 2017, at the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association Building, 4301 Wilson Blvd, Arlington (Ballston), VA. Doors open at 6:30 pm, and our program begins at 7:00 pm. This event is open to the public but seating is limited so pre-ticketing is required.  Tickets are $30 check, cash – contact Contact us at  – OR online through Eventbrite

We are delighted to have as our guest designer, Susie Poneman, proprietor of Heavenly Hydrangeas in McLean, Virginia. Susie will demonstrate her signature design style as she creates several designs, that you, too, can create for your holiday homes and throughout the year.  Ms. Poneman studied floral design with London floral designers Paula Pryke and Michael Pooley; and in Paris with designer Catherine Mueller. We are thrilled to have her for our event.  For more information on Heavenly Hydrangeas, here’s a link to their website:




design by Jo Oliver

Design by Jo Oliver, Highway to Hill Design Studio



Date:  Thursday, November 19, 2015

Where:  National Rural Electrical Cooperative Building,

4301 Wilson Blvd., Ballston, Arlington, VA

Time:  6:30 PM doors open to guests. Program begins at 7:00 PM

Club Designer:  Renee Bayes

Guest Designer:  JO OLIVER, floral designer and owner of Highway to Hill Design Studio in Northeast Washington DC.   Ms. Oliver studied at Flower School of New York and has worked with top floral designers on the East coast. She was recently featured in the Washington Post’s Local Living Section. Read here Washington Post Local Living Article on Jo Oliver

Silent Auction, Door Prizes, Tools of the Trade, and more, plus delicious refreshments!

Tickets:  $25.00 includes FREE Parking (underground parking around corner on Taylor Street) admission, delicious food and desserts, drinks, silent auction, tools or the trade, fabulous designs and more!  Doors open at 6:30PM!

FMI: to order tickets

This educational and fun community event that supports our scholarship and community service activities.

Enjoy these photos taken at our previous Holiday Floral Design Events!

Gorgeous designs by Renee Bayes

Gorgeous designs by Renee Bayes


design by club member Kari Rush

design by club member Kari Rush


Renee Bayes creates a table centerpiece design

Renee Bayes creates a table centerpiece design


Sarah Von Pollaro, floral designer, Urban Petals

Sarah Von Pollaro, floral designer, Urban Petals


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