August 20, 2013
The August Women’s Democrat Meeting was held at Best Western.
President Jane Kelley opened the meeting at 6:15 p.m.
Shirley McCown offered prayer and devotion. Jane led the Pledge of Allegiance
Secretary Charli Ackerman read the minutes from the June meeting. We did have a July meeting due to our Ice Cream Social held in July. A correction to the June minutes on the Treasury report balance.
Treasurer Sheryl Von Holten presented the treasury report. Approved.
Charli Ackerman read a thank you note from Connie McLaughlin for the flowers, cards, and prayers in the death of her husband Bill.
Ann Hamilton announced that the Red Cross will be holding a fundraiser and blood drive at the Fig Leaf on Sat August 24th. Donations of baked goods would be appreciated.
Jane Kelly reported that our Democrat State Fair Parade float entry tuned out well, but had a small turnout of people to ride on the float.
Donna Franklin announced that the Democrat Club would be meeting at Best Western on Thursday, Aug. 22. We will eat from the buffet. Mike Watts the Johnson County Democrat Club President will be guest speaker. All are encouraged to attend.
Jane Kelly reminded us to think about officers for our club for next year in April when we will elect and install new officers.
Updates were given of two of our club members who have been sick and to keep them in our prayers.
Donna Franklin motioned to adjourn
Sheryl VonHolten seconded.
Meeting adjourned at 6:40 p.m.
Respectfully,Charli Ackerman, Secretary