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Organized in 1913 – Living the Volunteer Spirit since 1916

Historic Building Designation in 2018

General Membership Luncheon Meetings

1st Thursday, September through May, at 12:00 PM

 

Arts & Craft Competition

The 20212022 Clubwide Arts and Crafts Competition will be held at our January 6th, 2022 General Luncheon. We encourage EVERY Member to enter – not just members of the Arts & Culture CSP. We had a number of excellent entries last year, with many firstplace winners at District who went on to State! With 58 Categories to choose from, there is something for everyone.

Details about dropoff dates/times are being worked out and will be disseminated next month. Here are some of the rules regarding the contest:

•The work must have been completed within the past year.
No item may be entered in more than one category.
Each member is responsible for entering her work into the proper category. Youmaydisplaymultiplepiecestogether: i.e.tea pot with cup&saucer, necklace with earrings,

etc. ORyou may display one piece along with a photograph of the entire set.
If the item incorporates an unusual technique or material, please write a brief descript-
tion on a 3” x 5” card and attach the card firmly to the item.

Smaller items (like jewelry) may be mounted on a display board.

Doll Clothes may be displayed on a doll. If both are handmade, attach a 3” by 5” card indicating which category the item is competing in (Doll or Doll Clothes).

Mark your item with a directional arrow, if necessary, showing which direction is up. Size Requirements:

Craft items may not be larger than nor weigh more than one person can carry.

Paintings and Drawings should be no larger than 33” on any side and can be no smaller than 12” on any side, including the frame.

Photos must be 8” by 10” original prints and mounted on foam board, without a mat or frame. Include the following information on the back: Members name, name of the club, district number, division, and category name. Mark your item with a directional arrow showing which way is up.

If you have questions about the contest, please contact either Anna Westbrook or Shelli Hampton. Good luck everyone!

WELCOMING NEW “STARS”, WHO HAVE RECENTLY JOINED OUR CLUB:
Mitzi Prater and Linda Theilmann were approved by the Board at the October Board meeting. Both are joining Community Engagement & Outreach. They will be formally introduced and pinned at the November Luncheon.
AND REMEMBERING “FALLEN STARS”:
In October, we lost two long time members. Annie Louise Clements (90), mother of Mary Rogers, both in the Youth CSP, and former member Margaret Parker (94) , who has not been active for several years but is remembered.