HVA thanks community effort

The Howick Village Association’s knitted Christmas tree is on public display outside the Howick War Memorial building. Times photo Wayne Martin

The Howick Village Association (HVA) has been working closely with some wonderful people in the community to create an impressive knitted Christmas tree.

The tree is now on display outside the Howick War Memorial community facility (aka the Howick Information Centre) on Picton Street.

HVA would like to acknowledge and thank the following members for their assistance and donation for the creation of the tree:

Arts Out East – for their funding assistance.

Sharon Scott and Marion Skelton for their ideas and support.

Paul Eccersall for the construction of the tree.

Howick Library Knitting Group and their members Lynda O’Callaghan, Pat Russell, Gay Tunnicliffe, May Smith, Jenny Cochius, Julie Mudford, Mary Benjamin, Jeanette Feather, Irene Yianakis, and Margaret Rawnsley.

Bruce McClaren Village: Ann Craddock, Yvonne Wegman, Elsie Pratt, Barbara Allen, Maggie Wilson, and Lindsay Davy.