ARTS & CULTURE
Meeting on 2nd Thursday, November 10th at 9:30 a.m. – at the Clubhouse Contact: Normandy Cooper
Arts and Culture CSP met on Thursday, October 13, 2022 at 9:30 a.m. at the clubhouse. Shirley Buddi and Jane Linn provided a delightful selection of food. / Gloria Lovers was in contact with Anchorage Children’s Home. There is a request for anyone who would be willing to teach clients to sew. She will get more infor- mation before we decide.
Our group voted to donate $100.00 to Rooms for a Purpose. / Previously Shelli Hampton has had contact with Kathleen Mcnulty Mann from Cherry Street School’s Arts Program. She gave us some ideas for sup- plies and projects we might be able to assist with. We voted to donate $100.00 for supplies after receiving a wish list from the teacher. Shelli Hampton and Anna Westbrook served wine at the Panama City Music Association event on October 9th. Anna Westbrook brought a wonderful collection of beads and quite a few wires to make Memory Bracelets. Members spent time putting together bracelets and some earrings. Arts CSP will be selling these bracelets, other handmade items, jewelry and other art and craft projects at the November and December General Luncheon. Don’t forget the Arts & Crafts Contest in January 2023.
CIVIC ENGAGEMENT & OUTREACH, (CEO)
Meeting 2nd Wednesday, November 9th at 11:30a.m. at the Clubhouse—Brown Bag Lunch
Contact: Brenda Ruthven
CEO has been busy fundraising for local non–profits. In October, they have donated 4 coats to “Coats for Kids,” to Wreaths Across America, to the USO visitors center at the Panama City Airport (ECP). To help pay for these donations, the CSP hosted a Bunco Party at the Clubhouse on October 18th. Approxi- mately 80 guests participated in an evening of delicious food and und. Proceeds from the event was $1,400.00. We plan to have another event in the Spring. This CSP will be having an opportunity drawing at the November luncheon for a new purse that belonged to Jane Groom. CEO CSP ’s next meeting will be Wednesday, November 9th @ the Clubhouse. All are invited, remember to bring your own lunch.
EDUCATION & LIBRARIES (E&L)
Meeting 4th Tuesday, October 25th at 11:30a.m. at Olive Garden Contact: Lois Lawrence or Genie Cianciolo
The members of E&L CSP met for a luncheon meeting at the Olive Garden on September 27th . They discussedtheiragendafortheupcomingyearandvotedonsomeprojectsthatwewillworkon. TheCSP voted to adopt Natalie Boazman’s autistic class at MK Lewis school for this school year. We have made Halloween bags for the students and will meet with Natalie to determine other ways we can help. / Sever- al of our members supported the library by attending their Murder Mystery on Saturday, October 22nd . Lois will try to find out how else we can help at the library. Our next meeting is Tuesday, October 25th.
Meeting on Tuesday, December 13th at 11:30am @St Andrew Bay Y.C. Contact: Lois Dick
Environment CSP met September 27th, to discuss the direction that members would like to take to proceed without a coordinator. Almeda Huffaker gave the devotion, Hope Is Afoot. Mem- bers finalized plans for hosting the October General Luncheon, with decorations in the colors of Camp Boggy Creek. One of the topics under discussion was having a different hostess at each CSP meeting, in order to allow all the CSP members to have a chance to choose a program and re- freshments. We will be meeting next Tuesday, October 25th, here at the Clubhouse at 10:00 am. The hostess will be Janet Darwin, and the program will be Dennis Fetrow, to show us his work in avian photography. We will not have a November CSP meeting, due to Thanksgiving. We will meet on December 13th for a Christmas Luncheon at the St. Andrew Bay Yacht Club.
Meeting on Wednesday, December 14th at 11:30am @ St Andrew Bay Y.C. Contact: Paula Bunch
The H&W CSP met October 12th at Fridays. In October, this CSP sponsored a 50/50 at the October Gen- eral Meeting. They also collected items from club members for the Domestic Violence Shelter at the Salva- tion Army. The collected items were given to Kimberly Garbett, the Director of the program. This CSP is hosting the upcoming lunceion. The décor for the luncheon is American Heritage, Sexual Assault Aware- ness and Fall. Homemade baked goods will be available from our CSP for purchase at the December Gen- eral Meeting & Luncheon, so bring your money and save yourselves some time in the kitchen during the holidays. First come, first sold. Our CSP will meet again on December 14th at the St. Andrew Bay Yacht Club for our Christmas Party.
Next Meeting on January 12th at 6:00 pm @Clubhouse Contact: Jane Rigby or Kathy Mills
The Youth CPS met on Thursday, October 20th, at the Clubhouse. The Devotion was given by Gayle Paynter. Ann Tyree gave the board report and Merle Johnson reported on “doors for Camp Boggy Creek. / Discussion was held concerning our fund raiser for the year, the Christmas Auction. Infor- mation will be given to all Coordinators when the time and date and menu are decided on. Place will be Victoria’s last bite. / We discussed plans for the December Luncheon, which we will be hosting. Next Year we will be focusing on projects that involve children in our community. / Projects such as ASAP. The After School Assistance Program, whose mission is to partner with the community, pro- vides a continuum of services and resources of funding for educational and quality of life opportuni- ties for our children.