DAMASCUS - The Damascus Garden Club, a member of the Garden Club of Ohio Inc., met on Dec. 13 at the Damascus Friends Church with 17 members present. The session began in the church's meeting room where Marilyn Brumbaugh and guest, Carol Grove, conducted a PowerPoint presentation as part of the December program. Guest Lindsey Knoedler operated the computer/projector. The program critiqued the members' floral exhibits that were on display as part of the Dec. 8 Light Up Damascus celebration. Treasurer Hilda Spack said that dues for 2013 are currently being collected. The Community Care committee thanked Val Knoedler for the bud vases she provided for the recent community blood drive. Ginny Huffman, Ways and Means chair, distributed the club's 2013 Damascus gardens calendars to members. Calendars are $15 and available by contacting a member.