District herb club turns 30
The Putaruru Tokoroa & District Herb Society is celebrating its 30th birthday this weekend.
The society, formed in 1983, aims to educate the public on all aspects of herbs from cooking and cosmetics to soaps and medicine.
President Mohan Lal said celebrations will be held on Sunday from noon onwards.
‘‘All past and present members will join to celebrate the birthday. A number of founding members will be travelling from other parts of New Zealand.’’
Letters have been sent out to past members. However, if any past member has not received invitation contact Jud Edgar ( 886 7050); Anne Groos ( 886 7456) or Mohan Lal (886 5557).