The Garden Club of the Lakes welcomed its new officers for the upcoming year during its year-end, May 14 meeting. Pictured is (right) Pat Caren, president of Starke’s Alligator Creek Garden Club, who officiated the installation ceremony. Also pictured are the Garden Club of the Lakes’ outgoing officers: (l-r) Vice President, Carrie Milligan, President, Sue Hamerstrom, Secretary, Sandi Land and Treasurer, Don Lorenzo. Lorenzo will continue as group’s treasurer. For more on this story, see Thursday’s Lake Region Monitor.