It is so cold out there, so keep yourselves bundled up, bring your chair closer to the fireplace and read a book!
Being Irish, March is our busy month thanks to the celebration of St Patricks Day – enjoy the festivities and Happy St Patrick’s Day to everyone.
Enjoy the newsletter!
New Officers 2011
President Agnes Gowdy Vice President Mary Ochab Secretary Clare Keenan Treasurer Stacey Blair Financial Secretary Kathy Taranto Historian Maggie Knepp Catholic Action Sue Walsh Missions & Charities Chris Gorsline Mistress at Arms Doris McCarville Sentinel Mary Ann Quisenberry Chairpersons Birthdays Cathy Jablonski Freedom for All Ireland Mary Ellen Blondin 50/50 Mary Ellen Blondin Scrapbook Philomena Lessnau Hostesses Doris McCarville
A new membership list will soon be available to everyone!
No Meeting February
Because we usually have bad weather (and this has happened again), the members voted that we would not have a meeting in February. This is within the constitution and by-laws of the organization.
REMINDER - Membership Dues
Membership dues are now due: $25 active member, $30 inactive member and over 65 $20. Make checks payable to “LAOH Ethel Kennedy Division” and send to Kathy Taranto, 16940 Harbor Hill Drive, Clinton Twp., MI 480
Would you like your LAOH gear personalized?
Colleen Teahan has a contact that would be willing to embroider your name on your sweatshirt, cost is approximately $6 – please contact Colleen
March Meeting & Hostesses
Our next meeting will be March 7th and our hostesses for the evening will be Stacey Blair and Agnes Gowdy. I will not be able to make it as I have college class on Monday evening. Please make it if you can.
St. Patrick’s and St Joseph’s Party
St Patricks’s and St Joseph’s Party is on Saturday, March 12th. Doors open 6-11. Dinner served at 8:30pm. $25 per person, buy 9 tickets get one free. Tickets from the American Polish Club 586-264-7990, and O’Brien’s Irish Cottage 586-566-9686
White Elephant & 50/50
Doris McCarville won the 50/50 in January and Mary Ochab won the white elephant
How can you save the Division money?
Please let me know at firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to receive your newsletter via email, it would save us printing, paper and mailing costs. GO GREEN !!!!!!
The State Convention will be held May 2011 More details to follow! Everyone is welcome to attend!
Good and Welfare
Please keep in your prayers….
> Chris Gorsline’s Friend
> Cindy Lloyd’s brother
> Veronica (friend of Philomena Lessnau)
> Cathy Fall’s grandson
> The Anderson Family (friends of Clare’s – Dave Anderson passed away and left his wife Mary and 3 children
> And for all our members and their special intentions.
Please mark on your Calendar:
**Cúpla Focal as Gaeilge**
Lá Le Fáile Pádraig (law leh fayle pawdrig)
St Patrick’s DayThe