Holiday Arrangements is Wednesday, Dec. 10, 10:30 a.m., at the Huntington Branch Library.

Cathy Ritch demonstrates floral arrangement construction from inexpensive supermarket flower bunches; arrangements will be distributed by drawing at the end of the program. An experienced gardener and accredited flower arranger, in 2014, Ritch won the Award of Design Excellence, the top design award at the Connecticut Flower and Garden show in Hartford.

She has exhibited several times at the NBMAA “Floral Expressions” show in New Britain. This is a free workshop presented by the Friends of the Shelton Libraries.