Season’s Greetings to all.
Forty Seven members, and mostly invited guest were on hand for the good times and merriment had by all on Tuesday the 20th.
Several of the responders to the evite fell ill just before the event, and were unable to attend, including our new President. We hope everyone is feeling better.
Being the Christmas party the formalities were kept to a minimum, an acknowledgment was made by the President, thanking the group for the opportunity to be of Service as President for these past three years and as Vice President for several years before that.
Thanks to Leslie Malloy Westcoast Pads, for all she did for this party the center pieces and the Champagne (Didn’t the room look great?!). And everything she has done in the past, I know it has not been as easy, as it should have been.
Also thank you, Jason Thibodeau, Jason picked up all the raffle prizes, that were from the group, and most were won by Mrs. Steve Grainer, sorry Steve she did not sign in. Doris? Looks like we may have had 48…
All attending received a bottle of very nice California Champagne, as well as many fine prizes that were bought in including Doris Brannon Trader Joes Popcorn, and SEES candy thanks for picking up the name tags, Stan Schultz, Candy, Steve Rosnack Canton SEES CandyX2, Steve Grainer MITSUBISHI, 2 $125 GIFT CERTIFICATES!!, Gordon Wege CED $50 Best Buy, Janice Clavet Lerch Bates Vino, Davis Turner Single Malt Scotch, Marilyn Look Look Stairchairs Wine, Abe EECO Wine, Ray Miller Draka Johnny Walker Black, Woody Wright Crown Royal big bottle,
The few, left over lunches we had we taken down to Skid Row and donated to the homeless as in years past, Thanks again Leslie.
Next month’s meeting is on the 17thand we will have a presentation from our members from Murchison & Cumming, LLP , looking forward to seeing everyone in 2012, All the best.