Gateway Decorative Artists
Chapter Meeting Minutes
December 2, 2007
members present: Gloria Falk, Marilyn Hartnett, Josée Laferriere,
Lorie Reece, Kay Vuichard, and Donna Wessel.
attendance: members and guests 28.
called the meeting to order at 12:15 p.m. The invocation was given
by Joyce Miller. The meeting recessed for the serving of lunch
and resumed with Gloria presenting the service awards to the volunteers
who donated their time and talents to the chapter during the year.
Reece and Lee Zimmer created the table decorations from books
donated by Pat Wolf. Each attendee received one of the decorations.
Gloria announced that there are still openings in the 2008 seminars
and the February Paint-in. Registrations will be taken today.
A call for any announcements was made, but none were forthcoming.
Ogden, Gold Brush Committee Chairman, took the floor and gave
the committee's report. She thanked the committee members and
listed the candidate's qualities. The Gold Brush award recipient
was Mary Jo Kumer.
Galvan conducted the installation of officers for 2008. Jean Rogenhofer-
Recording Sec., Donna Wessel-Treas., Liz Geers- Newsletter Editor,
Lorie Reece-Program Chair, Jo Lair- Membership Chair, Jim Lair-Vice
Pres., Gloria Falk- President.
Jo Kumer conducted the ornament exchange by reading a poem and
those who brought ornaments passed around the ornaments as directed
in the poem. The meeting was closed at 1:42 p.m.
Members and guests stayed for fun and conversation.