The Busy Bees Garden Club members hosted Ralph Calhoun, executive director of Biedenharn Museum and Gardens in Monroe, as their guest speaker for the August meeting. The topic of his presentation was “Plants of the Bible,” which included a beautiful slideshow and informative arration. Hostess of the meeting was Stephanie McDowell and it was held in the home of Pert and Kelly McDowell. After the meeting, a tour was given of the historic 1936 American Colonial style home, built by William Felix Calhoun and Zadie Boatner Calhoun. Members and guests present are pictured on the stairs in the foyer of McDowell home (left to right, front toback): Judy Cooper, Polly Cockerham, Christin Kendrick, Carolyn Fannin, Stephanie McDowell, Tracy McCartney, Maxine Hodges, Marilyn Neely, Marcia Leleux, Ralph Calhoun, Sandy Springer, JoAnn Derbonne, Marty Joy, Karen Creel, Grace Barron, Kim Randall, Margie Morphis and Susie Allen. Not pictured is Maxine Cooper.