Leesville Grange notes – November

Staff report

The Leesville Grange potluck and awards banquet was held Nov. 14 at Calvary United Church of Christ.

President Donald Graf welcomed everyone. Chaplain Dorothy Eckert gave the invocation before the meal. Guest was Ken Burkman.

President Donald Graf presided over the meeting. The group decided to participate with the Heart to Heart Group of Calvary UCC with the Crestline backpack program for the month of January. Community Service chairman asked members to bring non-perishable food and toys for Crestline Community Christmas at the December meeting. Family Activities Chairman reported Kathie Burkman received fourth place in the shorts contest and fifth place in the comfort toy contest.

Kathie Burkman gave the delegate report. Delegate certificates were presented to Don Graf and Kathie Burkman. Awards and report forms were presented for Family Activities, Community Service, Deaf Activities, Lecturer and Secretary to Priscilla Laughbaum, Kathie Burkman and Don Graf. Izzy Novak, granddaughter of Tom and Priscilla Laughbaum, received second place for a decorated hat in Junior Grange non-member division.

The next Leesville Grange meeting is scheduled to be held 6:30 p.m. Dec. 1 at the Jefferson Twp. Fire Dept. Lunch will be a soup supper smorgasbord.

Staff report