Lake Christopher Homes Association
Lake Christopher Homes Association

Garden Club

The Lake Christopher Garden Club meets the first Monday of every month (unless it falls on a Holiday) from Sept - June and is open to all residents of our neighborhood.

Meeting programs include Expert Speakers with gardening advice and fun social events. Proceeds from special events go back into the community for Community Projects including Tree Plantings in the parks and at the main entrances, plus sponsoring of the Spring and Fall Yard Sales with Newspaper Advertising and signs at the entrances promoting the Neighborhood Sale.

 

If you would like more information about the Garden Club please call Sharon White, Communications Chairperson at 286-9375.

 

Click the image above to visit the Garden Club on Facebook!

The Lake Christopher Garden Club Facebook Page is a private forum for active members of The Club.

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The Garden Club recognizes "Yard of the Month" winners from mid April through mid September, and "Holiday Decoration Contest" winners in October and December.

 

Yard of the Month Judging Guidelines are as follows:

 

1. Compliance with Architectual guidelines of the LCHA
  ex. Trash cans out of sight

 

2. Creativity and balance in landscape and design.
  ex. Use of color or greenscapes,  Use of hardscapes, ie. pavers, rocks, fountains.

 

3. Neat, well groomed appearance.
  ex. Trimmed trees and shrubs,  Weed free flowerbeds and pavements.

 

4. Curb areas free of debris.

 

Judging will commence mid April through mid September to pick Yard of the Month and a runner up (Honorable Mention).

For example, the winners picked in the April judging will display the sign through the month of May.  Names and addresses of the winners will be published in the Lake Christopher Legacy newsletter with the winners' permission.

visitors since May 29, 2019  |  updated May 29, 2019

What's New

Lake Christopher turns 45 in June!

Residents who've been here awhile, submit your stories / memories from the '80's, 90's & 00's for the next edition of The Legacy!

The Legacy Newsletter

The May / June edition is now available

Calendar

  • Mon, June 24, 2019 LCHA Board Meeting
  • Thurs, July 04, 2019 Independence Day Picnic
  • Mon, July 22, 2019 LCHA Board Meeting
  • Tues, Aug 06, 2019 National Night Out
  • Mon, Aug 26, 2019 LCHA Board Meeting
  • Mon, Sept 23, 2019 LCHA Board Meeting
  • Sat, Oct 05, 2019 Fall Community Yard Sale
  • Mon, Oct 21, 2019 LCHA Board Meeting
  • Mon, Nov 25, 2019 LCHA Board Meeting
  • Mon, Dec 16, 2019 LCHA Board Meeting

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