Elzevir Reading Circle
At 12:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 14, GFWC/Iowa Elzevir Reading Circle met at the home of Barbara Thomsen. Prior to the meeting, the members enjoyed a salad luncheon.
President Linda Topliff called the meeting to order. Members answered roll call by telling of a favorite Christmas memory or a current book they were reading. The secretary’s and treasurer’s reports were given and approved.
Invitations had been received to attend GFWC member-at-large Miriam Bergan’s 100-birthday party from 2 to 4 p.m. Jan. 12 in Spencer. Bancroft History Assembly will host a 124th anniversary party of GFWC/Iowa at 1:30 p.m. Feb. 4 at St. Johns Parish Hall.
Reading chairman Angela Pullen reported all members had turned in their reading reports and she had sent the report into GFWC. Members were reminded to turn in their volunteer hours at the next meeting.
Members volunteered in the kitchen at the Edaburn House during open houses at the Historical Village during December. Decorations may be picked up after closing at 4 p.m. Dec. 16.
A book exchange was held following the business meeting. The next meeting will be 12:30 p.m. Jan. 11 at Terry Ammon’s home.