After the program, President Therese Payne called the meeting to order. Roll call was answered by nine members sharing their favorite summer activity.
The minutes were accepted as read. Cindy Ayers presented the treasurer’s report. Virginia Cook made a motion to accept the treasurer’s report, which was seconded by Lila Reekie. The motion passed.
The club received a thank you from Hope House, Franklin County Cancer Society, and from Susan B. Komen for its support since 2008. Members also received a note from Flo White.
Virginia made a motion to pay Barb Engel $13.20 for reminder cards. JoAnn Duvall seconded the motion, which passed.
The Change for Change Box now includes the Franklin County Literature Festival along with the Franklin County Cancer Society.
Persons attending leadership meetings will pay the whole fee and be reimbursed after attending the meeting.
Virginia sent a report to State President Del Jo Broadrick about the chapter’s Altruistic projects, for the state president’s newsletter.
President Therese Payne shared highlights from the state president’s newsletter. The club will be making a donation to the Kansas City Renaissance Festival this year instead of working at the festival. ADK-ITE Weekend is Nov. 15-17. The deadline for attending the Nov. 16 reception is Oct. 1. Members will revisit this at their September meeting.
The state president asked Sigma ADK to procure a meeting place for the Kansas state meeting May 4, 2014. Prices were checked for two area churches. After much discussion, Virginia made a motion to accept responsibility for procuring a building for the state meeting in May. JoAnn seconded the motion. The motion failed.
Gloria Kruse, corresponding secretary, had sent in the annual chapter highlights summary.
Nancy Baker will be added to the November program with Bev Bird and Patty Nelson.
The Sept. 10 meeting was scheduled for 4:30 p.m. at the City Hall meeting room, hosted by Gloria and Nancy Fischer. Light snacks were to be provided.
The meeting was closed with the singing of “The Lamp of ADK.”
Those attending the August meeting were Cindy Ayers, Virginia Cook, JoAnn Duvall, Barb Engel, Gloria Kruse, Patty Nelson, Therese Payne, Janet Radcliffe and Lila Reekie.
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