Quacker, July 4, 2019

We will NOT meet on Thursday, July 4 due to the Fourth of July Holiday. Our next club meeting will be Thursday, July 18. Our program will be on the city's Greenhill Cemetery,

At our last meeting, we had a very effective pair of presenters from Duke Child Development Unit: Lori Lumpkin and Allison Taylor. They shared with us how the Unit delivers high quality, family-focused diagnostic and treatment services for infants, children & young adults with psychiatric, developmental, behavioral & substance abuse illnesses.

Bill Riggs, treasurer of our Civitan Club presented the Duke Child Development Unit a check in the amount of $10,000 to aid the Unit in their research and development. 

Our new club officers for 2019-2020:

President: Sally Moore
President-elect: Patricia Daye
Secretary: Hayes Ratledge
Treasurer:Bill Riggs
Chaplain: Mildred Mallard
Sergeant-at-Arms: Ron Leonard
Immediate Past President: Janet Shepherd
Board of Directors: Pattie Ward Miller, Nancy Ratledge, Willie Pegram

 

Civitan International Training for Presidents & President-Elects: Saturday, July 27, Greensboro, 9:00 am- 3:00 pm. Sally Moore, incoming President and Patricia Day, incoming President-elect, will attend the training representing our club.

Sally Moore will also be attending the Civitan International Convention, July 3 - 6,  Greenville, SC. The club pays for the Incoming President to attend  the Civitan International Convention.

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Our next club meeting will be Thursday, August 15, 2019, 12 Noon, New Garden Friends Meeting.

Laine Roberts, Certified Waste Reduction & Recycling, will be our presenter

At our last meeting Sally Moore, Incoming Club President 2019-2020 president in the absence of President Janet Shepherd who was absent due to illness.

Sally gave us a glowing report of the Civitan International Convention in Greenville, SC and how much she enjoyed the workshops. The featured for us "The Playbook" designed to help us to be prepared to tell others why they should join our Civitan Club. The used the Q & A with several Club members. Sally did a super job as M.C.

Sally also gave each person a copy of the 20 Page Playbook so they could follow along

Sally also reviewed the President & President-elect Training she & Patricia attended. She said the training was outstanding.

Members in attendance: Ash-Leigh Brown; David Brown; Mary Jane Gordon; Ron Leonard; Mildred Mallard; Pattie Ward Miller; Sally Moore; Willie Pegram; Nancy & Hayes Ratledge; Bill Riggs; and Martha Stone


The club members signed birthday cards for Becky Babaoff and Kay Pegram- both celebrating birthdays in August

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Our next club meeting will be Thursday, September 3, 12 Noon, NGFM

Mike Bourchers, City of Greensboro Water Treatment will be our speaker.

Sally Moore, Incoming Club President 2019-2020, presided in the absence of President Janet Shepherd who was absent due to illness.

Our speaker was Laine Roberts, Certified Waste Reduction & Recycling Educator. Laine is an upbeat speaker with a warm personality. She said over half the food waste takes place in the home. Laine  gave us tips to change that in our homes. Title of her message: "Intermediate Guide to Zero Waste Living".

Laine complemented Pattie and others who brought re-usable take out food containers.

Members in attendance: Becky Babaoff; Ash-Leigh Brown; Patricia Day, Donna Fargis; Ron Leonard; Mildred Mallard; Pattie Ward Miller; Sally Moore; Willie Pegram; Nancy & Hayes Ratledge; and Martha Stone

Three recipients of the  Lancaster Scholarship: Abigail Farlow, Granddaughter of Hayes & Nancy Ratledge; Phoenix Brown, Granddaughter of David & Mae Brown; Jack Ratledge, Grandson of Nancy & Hayes Ratledge.

The Installation and Awards luncheon has been  delayed until Thursday, October 3, (first meeting of new Civitan Year) due to the inability of Sally Moore, Incoming President,  to attend on Thursday, September 19

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Our next club meeting will be Thursday, September 19, 12 Noon, NGFM

A.J. Reynolds, Area Director for Area 1 and Chaplain for North Carolina District East will be the guest speaker

Sally Moore, Incoming Club President 2019-2020 presided in the absent of President Janet Johnson who was absent due to illness.

Mike Bourches, Deputy Director, Water Treatment, City of Greensboro was our speaker, Thursday, September 5.

Members in attendance: Ash-Leigh Brown; Patricia Daye; Ron Leonard; Mildred Mallard; Pattie Ward Miller; Sally Moore; Willie Pegram; Hayes Ratledge; Martha Stone; David & Mae Brown; Mary Jane Gordon

The Installation and Awards Luncheon has been delayed until Thursday, October  (1st club meeting of the new Civitan year) due to Sally Moore, incoming President to attend on Thursday, September 19.

At our last meeting Sally Moore, President-elect, presented David Brown a Certificate from Civitan International recognizing David's 45 years of being a Civitan.

September birthdays: Jan Johnston, September 03; Ruby Cross, September 08; Peggy Riggs, September 20

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Our next club meeting will be Thursday, October 3, 12 Noon, New Garden Friend Meeting.

This will be our Annual Installation and Awards Luncheon. Hayes Ratledge, wil be our Installing Officer.

At our last meeting, A.J. Reynolds, Area Director, Area 1 and Chaplain for NC District East was our speaker,


Members in attendance: Ash-Leigh Brown; David & Mae Brown;Patricia Daye; Ron Leonard; Mildred Mallard; Pattie Ward Miller; Hayes Ratledge; Martha Stone, and Jan Johnston.

A.J. Reynolds presented several awards. He presented and recognized Perfect Attendance Awards to David Brown 45 Years; Pattie Ward Miller 42 Years; Bill Riggs, 34 Years.

He also presented NC District East Outstanding Website Award to Webmaster Hayes Ratledge.

A.J. is a member of the NC District East Civitan Board. One of his top priorities will be to recommend that Areas 1 & 2 be combinded into a single Area.

He reported on many changes at Civitan International. One is to sell the very large home office building in Birmingham and lease, or build a smaller office building. This is being done  for the reason our CI Staff is down to 15 members

October birthdays: Pat Maguire, Oct 8; Hayes Ratledge, Oct 9; Willie Pegram, Oct 12; Jan Clifford, Oct. 17;

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Our next club meeting will be Thursday, October 17, 12 Noon, New Garden Friend Meeting.


At our last meeting, Hayes Ratledge, Past Lt. Governor, NC District East Installed, our club officers for 2019-2020: President,Sally Moore; President-elect, Patricia Daye; Secretary, Hayes Ratledge; Treasurer, Bill Riggs; Sergeant-at-Arms, Ron Leonard; Chaplain, Mildred Mallard; Board of Directors: Pattie Ward Miller, Nancy Ratledge, Willie Pegram.

Janet Shepherd received a plaque in honor of being Club President, 2019-2020.



Club members present: David, Mae & Ash-Leigh Brown; Patricia Daye; Ron Leonard; Mildred Mallard; Pattie Ward Miller; Sally Moore; Willie Pegram; Nancy & Hayes Ratledge; Bill Riggs; Martha Stone


Past President, Willie Pegram passed the gavel to the newly installed President Sally Moore.



Everyone applauded and welcomed our new President Sally


After accepting the gavel graciously from Willie, Sally made a very nice speech. Sally also distributed Membership Applications to every club member and emphasized the importance of sharing Civitans to those around use. Sally  committed to living up to the Civitan mantra: Start on Time End on Time


October birthdays: Jan Clifford, Oct. 17; David Brown, Oct . 27

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 Our next club meeting will be Thursday, November 7, 12 Noon, New Garden Friend Meeting.

This will be a Business Meeting hosted by President Sally Moore  with a Proposed Club Budged from Treasurer Bill Riggs and reports from Committee chairs.

Speaker at our last meeting was London Brown, a Professional Gardener. She resists common practices for Best Practices.London is the owner of Barefoot Gardens in Greensboro. She said she wants you, your children & your dog to walk in your garden without getting chemicals on your feet.

London is the granddaughter of David & Mae Brown & sister of club member Ash-Leigh Brown.

Those in attendance:  Club members David, Mae & Ash-Leigh Brown; Patricia Daye; Ron Leonard; Donna Fargis, Pattie Ward Miller; Sally Moore; Willie Pegram; Nancy & Hayes Ratledge; Bill Riggs.

Pattie Ward Miller, Chair of the Hands-on-Project has called a special meeting, Monday, November 11, 11:00 am to put together Thanksgiving Baskets for Herbin-Metz School and Urban Ministry. The group will meet at Libby Hill Seafood, 3920 Cotsm Sally Moore,club president

Ma Upcoming Events

Saturday, November 9, Fall District Meeting, 9:00 am, Garner Civitan Clubhouse
Monday, November 11, Hands-on-Projects meeting, 11:00 am, Libby Hill Seafood.
Monday, November 18, 7:00 pm, Joint 1 & 2 Area Meeting (this will replace our 2nd club meeting in November)
Thursday, December 12,  5:30 pm, Annual Family Christmas Dinner. Lindley Park Baptist. Inner Rhythm Choir will be our Entertainment,

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Our next club meeting will be a Joint Area 1 & 2 Meeting, Monday, November 25, 6:30 PM, First Baptist Church,1000 W. Friendly Avenue. Registration 6:15 PM. Cost $12.50 per person. Duane Capps, Past International President, Civitan International will conduct a workshop on the new, positive changes at CI.

Pattie Ward Miller, Patricia Daye, Bill Riggs, Sally Moore and Nancy & Hayes Ratledge will be attending representing our club.

Our last club meeting was a Business Meeting, conducted by President Sally Moore.

Those in attendance:  Club members David, Mae & Ash-Leigh Brown; Patricia Daye; Ron Leonard; Mildred Mallard; Pattie Ward Miller; Sally Moore; Willie Pegram; Nancy & Hayes Ratledge; Bill Riggs; Martha Stone.

Club Treasurer, Bill Riggs presented his recommended Budget for 2019-2020. After very minor suggestions, budget was approved.

Autobell Car Wash Gift Cards, our or our major fundraising projects is underway,Hayes Ratledge, Project Chair, ordered 60 gift cards. Thanks to Jan Johnston for taking 20 gift cards! Individuals club members committed to taking the other 40 cars.

Chaplain, Mildred Mallard, presented a birthday card, signed by members in attendance to Sally Moore as we all sang Happy Birthday. A signed Happy Birthday card was mailed to Karen Jenkins.

Pattie Ward Miller; Dorothy Burnette and Patricia Daye, attend the NC District East Civitan Fall District Meeting in Garner

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Our next club meeting will be our Annual Family Christmas Dinner, Thursday, December 12, 5:30 PM, Lindley Park Baptist Church, 410 Walker Avenue, corner of S.Holden and Walker Avenue.

The Inner Rhythm choir will be our entertainment. This has been the tradition for us for many years. It helps remind us why we  are Civitans.

Heavy hors d'oeuvres will be the menu rather than steak or chicken.The cost will be less than $10.00 per person so there be no cost for club members and/or their quests. This is a great opportunity to share this wonderful event with others. Please let Willie know how many quests you will be bringing with you.

Our last club meeting was a Joint Area 1 & 2 Meeting. Duane Capps, Past International President, Civitan International, conducted an interactive workshop with the whole group on how to grow our club's membership

Pattie Ward Miller, Patricia Daye, Bill Riggs, Donna Fargo and Nancy & Hayes Ratledge were representing our club.

Featured speakers: Duane Capps, Past President Civitan International; Deryl McGuire, Governor, NCDE; Helgo Fasciano, Governor-Elect, NCDE; Tony Workman, Civitan International Director, Region 3; and, the host of the meeting, A.J.Reynolds, Chaplain, NCDE & Area 2 Director

Our Autobell Car Wash tickets have been distributed to club members. Please turn your money in to Bill Riggs.Our profit:$600.00. Thanks to Jan Johnston for taking 20 gift cards!

December Birthdays: Martha Stone, Dec. 3; Pattie Ward Miller, Dec.18; Tim Clifford, Dec. 20.Our next club meeting will be our Annual Family Christmas Dinner, Thursday, December 12, 5:30 PM, Lindley Park Baptist Church, 410 Walker Avenue, corner of S.Holden and Walker Avenue.

The Inner Rhythm choir will be our entertainment. This has been the tradition for us for many years. It helps remind us why we  are Civitans.

Heavy hors d'oeuvres will be the menu rather than steak or chicken.The cost will be less than $10.00 per person so there be no cost for club members and/or their quests. This is a great opportunity to share this wonderful event with others. Please let Willie know how many quests you will be bringing with you.

Our last club meeting was a Joint Area 1 & 2 Meeting. Duane Capps, Past International President, Civitan International, conducted an interactive workshop with the whole group on how to grow our club's membership

Pattie Ward Miller, Patricia Daye, Bill Riggs, Donna Fargo and Nancy & Hayes Ratledge were representing our club.

Featured speakers: Duane Capps, Past President Civitan International; Deryl McGuire, Governor, NCDE; Helgo Fasciano, Governor-Elect, NCDE; Tony Workman, Civitan International Director, Region 3; and, the host of the meeting, A.J.Reynolds, Chaplain, NCDE & Area 2 Director

Our Autobell Car Wash tickets have been distributed to club members. Please turn your money in to Bill Riggs.Our profit:$600.00. Thanks to Jan Johnston for taking 20 gift cards!

December Birthdays: Martha Stone, Dec. 3; Pattie Ward Miller, Dec.18; Tim Clifford, Dec. 20.

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MERRY CHRISTMAS!!!

Hope you have a wonderful holiday season with family and friends.

Our next club meeting will be Thursday, January 2, 2020, 12 NOON, NGFM

Our last meeting was our 63rd Annual Family Christmas Dinner at Lindley Park Baptist Church

As has been the tradition for many years, the Inner Rhythm Choir was our entertainment. This super group on Special Needs individuals always puts on quite a moving performance.

Heavy hors d'oeuvres was the menu rather than steak or chicken.That worked out very well for us.

Those is attendance: Pattie Ward Miller; Patricia Daye, Dorothy Burnette; Bill & Peggy Riggs;  Nancy & Hayes Ratledge; Donna Fargis; Sally Moore; Ron Leonard; David, Mae and Ash-Leigh Brown; Willie Pegram.

President Sally Moore was M/C for the event. Past President Willie Pegram was chair of the project. Willie presented the Choir a check in the amount of $300.00 - our annual contribution.

We just paid the balance due on our AutoBell Car Wash Gift Card  fundraiser. We sold all 60 gift cards. After all the money is turned in by club members who sold/purchased gift cards, our club will realize a profi

Thursday, Noon, NGFM, Regular club meeting, January 2, 2020
Thursday, January 16, 2020, 12 Noon, NGFM, Helga Fasciano, Governor-Elect, NC District East will be our speaker.
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Next meeting January 16

The next meeting of our Guilford College Community Civitan Club will be Thursday, January 16, 12 Noon, New Garden Friends Meeting 801 New Garden Road.

The guest speaker will be Helga Fasciano, 2019-2020 Governor-elect, North Carolina District East Civitan. Her husband, Joe, plans to be with her& Editor, Hayes Ratledge; Photographer, Ashgh Brown

Joyce Schweitzer, Scrapbooker, was guest speaker at our last meeting.

Joyce brought an amazing display of scrapbooks she personally has put together over the years. She gave so many tips on how to brighten up and make the pages more appealing - by using different color pages for background, interesting names for the each book & variety of templates.

Joyce placed scrapbooks at each table so people browse the books as she answered questions and gave specific, easy to implement answers.

Attendance: David, Mae and Ash-Leigh Brown; Patricia Daye; Ron Leonard; Mildred Mallard; Pattie Ward Miller; Sally Moore; Nancy and Hayes Ratledge; Bill Riggs; and Martha Stone.

January Birthdays: Dorothy Burnette, Jan.1; Doris Grant, Jan. 7; Peggy McGuire, Jan. 17; Bill Riggs, Jan. 30

The next meeting of our Guilford College Community Civitan Club will be Thursday, January 16, 12 Noon, New Garden Friends Meeting 801 New Garden Road.

The guest speaker will be Helga Fasciano, 2019-2020 Governor-elect, North Carolina District East Civitan. Her husband, Joe, plans to be with her& Editor, Hayes Ratledge; Photographer, Ashgh Brown

Joyce Schweitzer, Scrapbooker, was guest speaker at our last meeting.

Joyce brought an amazing display of scrapbooks she personally has put together over the years. She gave so many tips on how to brighten up and make the pages more appealing - by using different color pages for background, interesting names for the each book & variety of templates.

Joyce placed scrapbooks at each table so people browse the books as she answered questions and gave specific, easy to implement answers.

Attendance: David, Mae and Ash-Leigh Brown; Patricia Daye; Ron Leonard; Mildred Mallard; Pattie Ward Miller; Sally Moore; Nancy and Hayes Ratledge; Bill Riggs; and Martha Stone.

January Birthdays: Dorothy Burnette, Jan.1; Doris Grant, Jan. 7; Peggy McGuire, Jan. 17; Bill Riggs, Jan. 30The next meeting of our Guilford College Community Civitan Club will be Thursday, January 16, 12 Noon, New Garden Friends Meeting 801 New Garden Road.

The guest speaker will be Helga Fasciano, 2019-2020 Governor-elect, North Carolina District East Civitan. Her husband, Joe, plans to be with her& Editor, Hayes Ratledge; Photographer, Ashgh Brown

Joyce Schweitzer, Scrapbooker, was guest speaker at our last meeting.

Joyce brought an amazing display of scrapbooks she personally has put together over the years. She gave so many tips on how to brighten up and make the pages more appealing - by using different color pages for background, interesting names for the each book & variety of templates.

Joyce placed scrapbooks at each table so people browse the books as she answered questions and gave specific, easy to implement answers.

Attendance: David, Mae and Ash-Leigh Brown; Patricia Daye; Ron Leonard; Mildred Mallard; Pattie Ward Miller; Sally Moore; Nancy and Hayes Ratledge; Bill Riggs; and Martha Stone.

January Birthdays: Dorothy Burnette, Jan.1; Doris Grant, Jan. 7; Peggy McGuire, Jan. 17; Bill Riggs, Jan. 30The next meeting of our Guilford College Community Civitan Club will be Thursday, January 16, 12 Noon, New Garden Friends Meeting 801 New Garden Road.

The guest speaker will be Helga Fasciano, 2019-2020 Governor-elect, North Carolina District East Civitan. Her husband, Joe, plans to be with her& Editor, Hayes Ratledge; Photographer, Ashgh Brown

Joyce Schweitzer, Scrapbooker, was guest speaker at our last meeting.

Joyce brought an amazing display of scrapbooks she personally has put together over the years. She gave so many tips on how to brighten up and make the pages more appealing - by using different color pages for background, interesting names for the each book & variety of templates.

Joyce placed scrapbooks at each table so people browse the books as she answered questions and gave specific, easy to implement answers.

Attendance: David, Mae and Ash-Leigh Brown; Patricia Daye; Ron Leonard; Mildred Mallard; Pattie Ward Miller; Sally Moore; Nancy and Hayes Ratledge; Bill Riggs; and Martha Stone.

January Birthdays: Dorothy Burnette, Jan.1; Doris Grant, Jan. 7; Peggy McGuire, Jan. 17; Bill Riggs, Jan. 30

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The next meeting of our Guilford College Community Civitan Club will be Thursday,  February 6, 12 Noon

This will be our Annual Clergy Appreciation Luncheon. Our speaker will be Pastor Steve Goode, Northside Baptist Church.

At our last club meeting our speaker was Helga Fasciano, 2019-2020 Governor-elect, NC District East Civitan.

Helga shared with us important updates on the new directions of Civitan International - as well as the important part each club and each individual plays in the success of those efforts. Helga's presentation style mirrored that theory. At the very beginning she had us share, in group of threes,  and then with the whole group why we are Civitans - very impressive!

Those is attendance: Mae and Ash-Leigh Brown; Patricia Daye; Ron Leonard; Mildred Mallard; Pattie Ward Miller; Sally Moore; Nancy and Hayes Ratledge; Bill Riggs; Willie Pegram;  Dorothy Burnette

February Birthdays: Chris Johnston, February 12; Patricia Daye, February 19.

Upcoming Events:

Thursday, February 20, Regular Club Meeting, 12 Noon, NGFM;
Thursday, March 6, 12 Noon, NGFM, Terri Dickson, Blue Moon, Estate Sales;
July 26-29, Civitan International Convention,Milwaukee, Wisc.;
August 21-24, NCDE District Convention, Marriott Raleigh Crabtree;;

Thursday, Sept. 17, 12 Noon, NGFM. Installation & Awards Luncheon, Governor, Helga Fasciano, Installing Officer

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The next meeting of our Guilford College Community Civitan Club will be Thursday,  February 20th, 12 Noon, New Garden Friends Meeting, 801 New Garden Road

The last club meeting was our Annual Clergy Appreciation Luncheon. Pattie Ward Miller arranged for Steve Goode, Senior Pastor at her Northside Baptist Church to be our speaker.

Steve masterfully wove a very interesting story of becoming a pastor along with the challenges and rewards of his answering the call to the ministry. Steve showed us his dedication when he said "God melted my heart"

Those is attendance: David, Mae and Ash-Leigh Brown; Ron Leonard; Pattie Ward Miller; Sally Moore; Nancy and Hayes Ratledge; Bill Riggs; Willie Pegram; 

Pattie decorated the meeting room tables with flowers and goody cups of candies. This was a example of Pattie's thoughtful planning.


Our February Happy Birthday celebration: Patricia Daye: February 19.

Upcoming Eve
nts:

  • Thursday, February 20, Regular Club Meeting, 12 Noon, NGFM;
  • Thursday, March 6, 12 Noon, NGFM, Terri Dickson, Blue Moon, Estate Sales;
  • Thursday, June 4, Annual Club Picnic
  • July 26-29, Civitan International Convention,Milwaukee, Wisc.;
  • August 21-24, NCDE District Convention, Marriott Raleigh Crabtree;;
  • Thursday, Sept. 17, 12 Noon, NGFM. Installation & Awards Luncheon, Incoming  NC District East Governor, Helga Fasciano, Installing Officer

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The next meeting of our Guilford College Community Civitan Club will be Thursday,  March 19, 12 Noon, New Garden Friends Meeting, 801 New Garden Road

Our speaker at our last meeting was Terri Dickson with Blue Moon Estate Sales.

Terri was very knowledgeable and generated a lot of interest  and questions from our club members. Many of either have already or will deciding whether or not to downsizing of our housing arrangements.

Pattie and her Hands-on-Project will meet, Tuesday, 11:00 am, March 24 at Libby Hill Seafood, to put together Easter Baskets for Herbin-Metz School and Pathways House.

Upcoming March Birthdays: Ron Leonard, March 18; Nancy Ratledge, March 22

Upcoming Events:

Thursday, April 2, 12 Noon, NGFM, Greensboro Police Dept. speaker
Saturday, May 2, Spring District Wide Meeting, Lake Waccamaw
Thursday, June 4, Annual Club Picnic
Thursday, June 25, 12 Noon, NGFM, Regular club meeting
Thursday, Sept. 17, 12 Noon, NGFM. Installation & Awards Luncheon, Incoming  NC District East Governor, Helga Fasciano, Installing Officer.The next meeting of our Guilford College Community Civitan Club will be Thursday,  March 19, 12 Noon, New Garden Friends Meeting, 801 New Garden Road

Our speaker at our last meeting was Terri Dickson with Blue Estate Sales.

Terri was very knowledgeable and generated a lot of interest  and questions from our club members. Many of either have already or will deciding whether or not to downsizing of our housing arrangements.

Pattie and her Hands-on-Project will meet, Tuesday, 11:00 am, March 24 at Libby Hill Seafood, to put together Easter Baskets for Herbin-Metz School and Pathways House.

Upcoming March Birthdays: Ron Leonard, March 18; Nancy Ratledge, March 22

Upcoming Events:

Thursday, April 2, 12 Noon, NGFM, Greensboro Police Dept. with Officers and Cox as speakers
Saturday, May 2, Spring District Wide Meeting, Lake Waccamaw
Thursday, June 4, Annual Club Picnic
Thursday, June 25, 12 Noon, NGFM, Regular club meeting
Thursday, Sept. 17, 12 Noon, NGFM. Installation & Awards Luncheon, Incoming  NC District East Governor, Helga Fasciano, Installing Officer
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ZOOM!!!!

Our Installation and Awards Celebration was LIVE on Zoom on Thursday, September 17. This was a historic first for our Installation event since our chartering 64 years ago.

Helga Fasciano, NC District East Governor for 2020-2021, masterfully guided us during the event. Our club members embraced this Zoom process enthusiastically.

Helga inducted our newest three members in to our club: Sadie Carter, Lynda Evans and Donna Fargis.

Perfect Attendance Awards went to Bill Riggs, 35 Years; Pattie Ward Miller, 42 Years and David Brown, 45 Years.

Helga announced Boys & Girls Homes for the "Love of Kids" Fellow was given to Sally More in appreciation of serving as Club President for 2019-2020.

Club officers and board members installed: President,  Sally Moore; President-Elect, Pat Daye; Secretary, Hayes Ratledge; Treasurer, Bill Riggs; Chaplain, Mildred Mallard; Sergeant-at-Arms, Ron Leonard; Board Members, Willie Pegram, Pattie Ward Miller and NancyRatledge

September Birthdays: Jan Johnston, Sept 5; Ruby Cross, Sept 8; Pegg Riggs Sept 20

October Birthdays: Pat Maguire, Oct 8; Hayes Ratledge, Oct 9; Willie Pegram, Oct 12; Jan Clifford, Oct 17; David Brown, Oct 27

The Zoom meeting was very successful. The Board will be making the decision about the next Zoom events






Quacker Thursday, August1, 2019

Our next club meeting will be Thursday, August 1. Sally Moore, our Incoming President, will report on th 2019 International Convention she attended.

At our last meeting Ann Springfield, Volunteer, presented a fascinating program on the Green Hill Cemetery, the oldest public cemetery established in 1877.

Of the approximately 10,000 plots in the cemetery, less than 35 are available for sale.  Members and descendants of some of  the most well-know & significant families in the history of Greensboro are buried in the cemetery: including Richarson, Bryan, Price.

Members in attendance at our last meeting: David & Mae Brown; Dorothy Burnette; Patricia Daye; Mary Jane Gordon; Ron Leonard; Mildred Mallard; Sally Moore; Willie Pegram; Hayes Ratledge; Janet Shepherd.

The club members signed birthday cards for Janet Shepherd and Leila Mae Jernigan - both celebrating birthdays in July

Civitan International Training for Presidents & President-Elects: Saturday, July 27, Greensboro. Sally Moore, incoming President and Patricia Day, incoming President-elect, will attend the training representing our club

August Birthdays:Becky Babaoff, Aug 08;  Kay Pegram, Aug 21 August Anniversaries: Frank &

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Our next club meeting will be Thursday, August 1. Sally Moore, our Incoming President, will report on th 2019 International Convention she attended.

At our last meeting Ann Springfield, Volunteer, presented a fascinating program on the Green Hill Cemetery, the oldest public cemetery established in 1877.

Of the approximately 10,000 plots in the cemetery, less than 35 are available for sale.  Members and descendants of some of  the most well-know & significant families in the history of Greensboro are buried in the cemetery: including Richarson, Bryan, Price.

Members in attendance at our last meeting: David & Mae Brown; Dorothy Burnette; Patricia Daye; Mary Jane Gordon; Ron Leonard; Mildred Mallard; Sally Moore; Willie Pegram; Hayes Ratledge; Janet Shepherd.

The club members signed birthday cards for Janet Shepherd and Leila Mae Jernigan - both celebrating birthdays in July

Civitan International Training for Presidents & President-Elects: Saturday, July 27, Greensboro. Sally Moore, incoming President and Patricia Day, incoming President-elect, will attend the training representing our club

August Birthdays:Becky Babaoff, Aug 08;  Kay Pegram, Aug 21 August Anniversaries: Frank & Doris Grant

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