The May meeting of the Starlite FCE was held at the Yeager Building on the Bourbon County Fair Grounds. Vice President Joyce Allen called the meeting to order and led the club in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance and the Club Collect. Nine members were in attendance and reported one hundred and twelve hours of volunteering and that they had recycled ninety pounds of paper.
Doris Ericson presented the Treasurer’s report, Deb Lust moved that we accept the report, Terri Williams seconded the motion, motion carried. Karen Peery reported that the Council had met prior to the Regional Recognition Day. It was announced at the Recognition Day that Doris Ericson was selected as the Regional Heart of FCE and was now in the running for the State Heart of FCE. Joyce Allen announced the May birthdays which were LeAnna Taylor and herself.
New Business consisted of Deb Lust making the motion that the club enter the hay bale decorating contest and the Scarecrow contest at the fair, Deb Wood seconded the motion, motion carried. Joyce Allen announced that the library was looking for volunteers to provide snacks and to read stories. It was moved and seconded that we help the library. Joyce gave us the phone number to call to volunteer. Deb Woods was going to get an updated list for Glenda.
Deb Lust announced that she would let us know when the Poppy sales would be and that May 31st the American Legion would be helping with the Memorial Day Service at the National Cemetery. The VFW will be open after the Ceremony for people to gather. Deb also invited us to help in setting up the flags on the Avenue of Flags
It was moved and seconded that the club make a donation to the Allen Warren memorial. Joyce Allen asked that the members bring snacks for the VFW and rest homes in June.
Doris Ericson moved the meeting be adjourned, Del Parks seconded the motion, meeting adjourned.
Claudia Wheeler presented the program on Helpful hints to the members while they enjoyed refreshments of chocolate chip cookie bar, jello fruit dessert, juice and water