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Chapter meeting minutes
September 11, 2005
Meeting was called to order at 1:32pm. The Invocation
was done by Jeanne Abraham.
Vada Galvan was first to accept the minutes as published,
and Gloria Falk was second to accept. Everyone was in favor to accept
the treasure's report. Kim from Turning point unfortunately could
not be at the meeting, maybe in November she will be able to join
Vice-president-Jan Rosenburg; Toni Dosser's husband
took 277 books to USO. They were very appreciative. For retreat:
participation is nice/ 36 registered maybe more. Friday night at
retreat we will be painting vests with Ellen Rhone, on Saturday
night after banquet we will be painting little make-it take-its.
Carolyn Bacon needs 24 painted items for prizes/medium size. Need
donations for general prizes and raffles at retreat. Debbie Christenson
will be collecting memory boxes all year long.
Elizabeth Perry a Sr. Girl Scout is trying to earn
the Gold Award. She is doing a memory box project, has to be completed
by March of 2006. Elizabeth needs supplies, bring to November meeting.
Marilyn Hartnett; Seminars, Peggy Harris's seminar
is in march of 2006 prices are $30 per day for members only, and
$40 for nonmembers. For Gloria's seminar in January to order the
piece to be painted on the price is $15.75. The Christmas Party
this year will be at Vivian's Vineyards in St. Charles. Parking
is good, there is no special area. There will be an ornament paint-in
at the November meeting. Janelle Johnson is coming in June of 2006,
sign-ups will start at the November meeting. Lynn Deptula is coming
Donna went over a little explanation of Gold Brush,
and the guidelines of the award. Committee Chair for this year is
Laura Heathcote. She also went over where to find the form to nominate
someone, what the tree of life pendant means, and she also listed
former recipients of the award.
Kay Vuichard; membership there were 40 members and
5 guests. We are conducting a directory contest, for the cover of
Newsletter editor-Josee; October 21st is deadline
for the newsletter. SDP membership form, in back of newsletter.
If you pay dues for 2 years before Dec. 1 it is only $70. Prices
will increase for 2007 membership.
Nomination report-Judy Dodson; there were 54 request
forms, and 35 phone calls. Slate is for president-Donna Wessel.,
Vice-president-NA, Program Chairman-Marilyn Hartnett, Secretary-Kay
Vuichard , Membership-Lorie Reece, Newsletter editor-Josee Laferriere,
and for Treasurer-Jean Lindsey. Absentee ballots are due by November
11th. If can't mail need to be brought to Judy's home by November
President's Announcements; Field trip of 2, Jean Rogenhofer
and Donna Wessel. to the Art Foundry. SDP-Katrina Contribution;
Ginger Edwards of Alexandria, Louisiana is helping out. There were
116 SDP members effected. Baptist Belevelman fund, we are doing
a chapter donation of $500. Joyce made the motion, Marilyn was first
to accept it, and Gloria was second. Everyone accepted the motion.
There is a published code of ethics on the SDP website. Marianne
McLafferty-brick motion was passed.
There was a drawing for the center pieces. The teacher
table was explained. Meeting was adjourned at 2:45, motioned by
Mary Jo Kumer.
Ginny Ogden, Secretary