Seagrove Garden Club hosting charity luncheon

Special to The Sun
This collage shows some of the auction arrangements at last year's event. [CONTRIBUTED PHOTO]

The Seagrove Garden Club will host its annual Gifting and Giving Charity Luncheon for members and guests on Dec. 5 at the Sandestin Bayside Conference Center Ballroom, 159 Sandestin Boulevard North in Miramar Beach. The cost of the full luncheon is $28 including tax and tip, and a cash bar will be offered.

Reservations are required by Dec. 2 through members or email to

Members donate beautifully wrapped mystery gifts designated by a value of under $20 and over $20 to be bid on in a live auction. There will also be a silent auction of wreaths and centerpieces to the highest bidder. The 2017 luncheon raised just under $15,000 to help families nominated by local community groups and individuals. In 2017, a total of 29 family’s holiday were made a little brighter.

Members are encouraged to bring guests for this meeting and any newcomers to the area who may be interested in joining the group of full time and part time residents.

Women from Destin to Panama City and DeFuniak Springs are members of this club, which has been active in the area for more than 50 years. The garden club meets the second Wednesday of each month from September to May at different area restaurants with programs of varying interests featuring local speakers.