Dresden 4-H Club
Reagan Sneed called the Dresden 4-H Club meeting to order at 5:15 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 18 at the La Monte United Methodist Church.
During 4-H Week, the club sponsored a window display at Crown Power in La Monte. The club appreciates Crown Power for allowing them to display at their business. Sharon Bruner and Kay Sparks gave an overview of the Pettis County 4-H Leaders meeting. The club reviewed its goals for 2020-21 and discussed adding a presentation on internet safety.
Sparks, Dresden 4-H Club co-leader, presented the Dresden 4-H Club constitution and bylaws. Some additions were discussed, and these additions will be voted on at the November meeting.
Sparks also gave a demonstration on how to properly give a demonstration. She provided visuals of previous club member demonstrations and hand-outs for future reference.
The next meeting will be at 5 p.m. Nov. 15 at the La Monte Methodist Church.
Club minutes were submitted by Austin Wood, Dresden 4-H Club reporter.
Bothwell Regional Health Center Auxiliary Board
Bothwell Regional Health Center Auxiliary Board met on Oct. 14 with 13 members present. The meeting was called to order by President Karen Kay Taylor. The minutes were read and approved and the treasurer’s report was also approved from September.
The total volunteer hours for September were 850 hours. Shirley Kindle received a pin for volunteering 600 hours.
Since the hospital has changed the hours for visitors from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., the Auxiliary Gift Shop’s hours have also been changed to 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 1 p.m to 5 p.m. Sunday.
The Amazing Volunteer for the month of October is Anna Craig. Craig joined the Auxiliary in 2001. She has volunteered for more than 6,500 hours. Thank you, Anna, for a job well done.
Christmas merchandise will be available for sale in the Gift Shop starting Nov. 2.
The Auxiliary is glad to have Bothwell Regional Health Center open and serving the community. It is also glad the Auxiliary Gift Shop is open as well. If interested in becoming an Auxiliary Volunteer call Sara at 660-827-0343.
Please stay well, practice social distancing, wash your hands, wear a mask and stay home if sick.
The next Auxiliary Board Meeting is Nov. 11.