DATES TO REMEMBER
Monday, November 18 – MEMBERSHIP MEETING at the North Ridgeville Library at 7 p.m - Cleveland Metroparks Frostville Museum.
Monday, December 16 – Christmas Dinner Party at the North Ridgeville Library at 6 p.m.
Delicious catered meal and entertainment
MEMBERSHIP MEETING – October 21, 2013
Attendance: Nancy Bowman, Margaret Brooks-Terry, Betty Day, Jan Farruggia, Nancy Gavin, Betty Lou Palmer; Ilona Manista, Karen Sigsworth, Lorrie Ternes, Margaret Truman, Vee Valega and Janet Willoughby.
Program – Jan Farruggia, of BC Mobile Spas & BeautiControl presented a very interesting
demonstration of learning the art of taking care of ourselves daily through relaxation, aromatherapy and proper skin care treatments. We felt very refreshed and learned how to maintain our skin. Jan, also, showed us how to relax In this group spa experience.
Minutes of September 16 – The minutes from the September 16, 2013, were approved as read.
Financial Report – Betty Day reported that our total bank balance as of October 20 was $5,032.82. The financial report was approved as read. There were no additions or corrections.
Membership –Thank you to those who have paid their dues or given a donation. Currently we have received $1835. Membership dues are still $20 per year. If you have not paid your dues, you may still send a check to our PO Box 39283 or bring it to the meeting. If you are not sure if you paid your dues, please contact Nancy Gavin or Betty Day.
Olde Towne Hall Theatre – A thank you note was received from Olde Towne Hall Theatre for our $200 donation to help sponsor the youth musical show of Scrooge.
Artistic Travel Outing – Several members went to see “Lend Me a Tenor” at Olde Towne Hall Theatre on Saturday, October 19. Everyone enjoyed it immensely. Nancy Bowman reported that The Metropolitan Opera: Tosca is showing on Saturday at 12:55 p.m., November 9 at the Regal Crocker Park. It is The Met: Live in HD. You will go behind the scenes with Met opera stars including interviews with cast, crew, and production teams who give a look at what goes into the staging of an opera. The senior price is $22. If you are interested, please call Nancy at 440-748-6623.
Major School Performance – We donate to a different North Ridgeville City School each year for an art performance of their choice. Recently one of the schools was not able to take advantage of our donation, so we will be donating $400 to two schools this year.
November 18 Membership Meeting – A presentation will be held at the North Ridgeville Library at 7 p.m. about the Cleveland Metroparks Frostville Museum.
Christmas Dinner Party – On Monday, December 16 we will have our annual Christmas Dinner Party at the North Ridgeville Library. We will have a delicious catered dinner, along with entertainment by Rich Gallo, pianist. Ilona Manista moved that we pay $200 to our pianist and Janet Willoughby seconded the motion. All approved. We will have a White Elephant Auction with the proceeds going to Community Care. The NR Historical Society will be invited to join us. More information will be coming so mark your calendar to save the date.
Janet Willoughby moved to adjourn the meeting and Vee Valega seconded the motion.
Thank you, Betty Day, for the yummy refreshments which everyone enjoyed while visiting with each other.