Written by Lesli Bangert Wednesday, 20 November 2013 14:03
The November meeting of Cheerful Learners was held on Monday at the home of Ruth Nelson, who acted as her own co-hostess.
Club President Barbara Sloan opened the meeting with the pledge to the flag and the club collect. Roll was called, and the minutes of the previous meeting were read and approved.
A thank-you was read from the Tregoning family. Thank-yous were also read from the Weld County Fair Board, winners of the various departments including Rachel Rieves, Vickie Montanez, and Anne Marshall.
A membership renewal form was received from the Johnstown Historical Society. Treasurer Helen Chestnut gave her report and told members it was dues time. A motion was made, seconded, and carried to give the Historical Society $100. A report was given on Tinka Piper, and members were encouraged to send cards.
The next meeting is scheduled for 6 p.m. on Dec. 16 at Johnson’s Corner. This will be the Christmas party, with husbands invited. Hostesses will be Barbara Sloan and Ruby Spaur. Members are reminded to bring their Secret Sisters gift.
At the close of Monday’s meeting, members listened to a CD sent to them from Cody, grandson of Barbara Tregoning, who passed away Sept. 18.
Written by Steffanie Sperry Wednesday, 30 October 2013 12:53
The Johnstown Breeze
The October meeting of Cheerful Learners was held on Monday at the home of Johnnie Ullmann, with Ruby Spaur as her co-hostess.
Barbara Sloan called the meeting to order with the pledge to the flag and the club collect. Ten members responded to roll call.
There was no treasurer’s report due to the absence of Club Treasurer Helen Chestnut.
Virginia Morris presented a memorial service for Lyn Russell and Barbara Tregoning with all members taking part. Cheerful Learners have lost two members this year. A motion was made to donate $150 as a memorial to Barbara. This motion carried.