Legion Ladies Auxiliary need key roles filled

Submitted by Barb Everett, Publicity
Special to the Times

On Nov. 10, 2021, 7 p.m., a general meeting was brought to order by President Josie Miller.

It was attended by 24 members. Application for membership presented and approved for Jeanette Fiset-Roth.

An election of officers left several key positions vacant.

In order that we can continue to support Branch 29 and the many community projects the Auxiliary plays a part in, the positions below which have not been filled require a body.

The RCL Auxiliary to Branch 29 Fort Frances will not exist if these positions are not filled. Members PLEASE consider stepping forward.

Election of Officers was held:

Past President – Josie Miller

President – not filled

1st Vice – not filled

2nd Vice – not filled

Sick & Visiting – not filled

Sargeant at Arms – Randi Roth

Treasurer – Tina Roth

Membership – Joanne Gosselin & Cindy Noble

Ways & Means – Alfreda Easton & Dorese Harrison

Entertainment – Marlene Rissman

Social – Jan Gosman

Publicity – Vicki Jewell

Funeral Convenor – Clara Stainke

Secretary (appointed) – Irene Laing

No November birthdays to celebrate.

Discussion and decision to move forward with a “deliver to your door” dinner on December 4, 2021. This dinner will be roast beef with all the trimmings. Cost will be $20.00 per plate, paid in advance. Cut off date for orders will be Nov. 30th. Maximum 150 meals will be prepared. To order call Joanne at 274-5932 or Cindy at 271-2021.

Please leave a message with a phone number for a return call.

Watch for newspaper ads and posters coming out soon.

Halloween Trunk/Treat at the library went well with the assistance of Josie, Alfreda and Teresa.

Ladies have lasagna all made and ready for sale at $15.00 per tray. Please call Josie at 276-3293 to order.

Poppy card fundraiser is in progress and cards can be purchased at the Legion, The Senior Center, the Library or through Auxiliary members. Beautiful handmade poppy design cards are sold in packs of 4 for $20.00.

Regular general meetings have resumed with the next meeting being Wed., Dec. 8th This is the Christmas meeting, a short meeting will be held at 6:00 with a get together to follow . Gift exchange ‘bring a gift and get a gift’ value of $15.00. Upstairs in the Legion hall.

Please bring a non perishable item for donation to the food bank.

Covid-19 mandatory requirements that all in attendance have proof of double vaccination status. Sign in using front entrance. If you would like to know more about joining this group of fun and hard working ladies please contact Cindy Noble at 271-2021 or Joanne Gosselin at 274-5932.

Stay safe!!