October 2019 Auxiliary News
Madam President’s Message: What an interesting few weeks our Auxiliary has had!
We must remember to only speak well of an Eagle member;
otherwise problems arise. Let’s work together toward our Auxiliary goals! District Meeting will be
on October 20th; I'd love to have a large group of ladies
attend! Contact me if you want to carpool.
We will be collecting items for the Homeless Shelters; toiletries, feminine hygiene products, socks and
underwear for all ages and sexes, blankets and pillows, are always in demand. Boxes will be in the Dining Room.
Wimpies are being served on Monday, October 21st. Burgers and fries are hard to beat! The Friday night
Dessert Table for September benefited the Homeless Shelters; thank you for your continued support for this worthy cause.
November's Dessert Table will benefit Muscular Dystrophy.
Bingo is going well; someone local recently won the jackpot, but another one will soon build up. Come on Wednesdays
and join in the fun.
Make a note to come meet and greet the Grand Worthy President and State Worthy President and their wives on October 30th
at 2 PM. They are visiting our local Aeries and deserve our respectful recognition. Finger foods and desserts will be served;
ladies, we could use your culinary talents on this one.
There will be a beef stew dinner in November and a Spaghetti Dinner and Silent Auction in December; items to auction off
would be appreciated! Benefit is for Homeless Shelters. More details later.
It is indeed a pleasure to be your Auxiliary President; the progress we have made thus far has been fabulous and I cannot
wait to see what the next few months have in store for us. Madam President: Krista Menser
Welcome New Members: Chris Considine; Sandra Lasiuta; Deborah Merrill; Renee Montreuil;
Gloria Rocco; Melissa Schmidt; Fran Siems; Theresa Srock
Our Casino Trip is a complete sell out and all are paid for. Thank you to those that are going.I hope and pray we will see some beautiful color on our exciting trip: Thanks again,Chairperson: Lillian Murray
Don’t forget that we are still collecting BOX TOPS for Education!Also, some bread wrappers have Spirit coupons that go to education.
Campbell products no longer offer box tops for EducationSome bread wrappers and baggies have box top for Educations
OCTOBER IS ……
October is national Adapt a Shelter pet month
October is Breast Cancer Awareness month
Did you know …….
October 1, 1908 - Henry Ford's Model T, a "universal car" designed for the masses, went on sale for the first time
October 2, 1968 - California's Redwood National Park was established. Redwoods are the tallest of all trees, growing
up to 400 feet (120 meters) during a lifetime that can span 2,000 years.
October 11, 1939 - Albert Einstein warned President Franklin D. Roosevelt that his theories could lead to Nazi Germany's
development of an atomic bomb. Einstein suggested the U.S. develop its own bomb. This resulted in the top secret
October 31, 1941 - Mount Rushmore National Memorial was completed after 14 years of work. The memorial contains 60-foot-tall sculptures of the heads of Presidents George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln and Theodore Roosevelt - representing America's founding, political philosophy, preservation, and expansion and conservation.
Gun raffle and dinner- November 9
Newsletter Deadline 20th of each month. If you want information in your newsletter, fill out a newsletter form (newsletter forms are located by restrooms) or email me: firstname.lastname@example.org
AUXILIARY MOTTO: “ We strive unselfishly to live for Home, for Country, and for God