| March 2016
Hello Auxiliary Members:
Our President Marji is vacationing in sunny Florida and I’m the lucky one to do the
Newsletter this month. Senior Vice Darlene Andrzgiewski did a wonderful job
running the meeting. The meal was provided by Rose & Tom Sancrant. Thank you
for the delicious meatloaf supper!
The Feb 15th Blood Drive was a success with 39 units. Our next scheduled dates are
Aug 22nd and Oct 17th. If you are not able to donate you can still help save a life by
volunteering to help out.
Buddy Poppy Days will be the first part of May. We especially need extra workers as
our current Chairperson, Kay Lynch and her family need our extra support during
these difficult times caring for Jim. Contact Val Brazeau to sign up to help.
Any time you vote in an election please report it to Legislative Chairman, Dawn
Shock. It doesn’t matter what state you’re from. If you’re not a registered voter,
now is a good time to register for the upcoming November election.
If you would like to receive your current “Years” pin please contact Sharon Grodi.
Spring is on the way and your outdoor US flag may need to be replaced. We have
them for sale 3’x5’ ($15) or 4’x6’ ($21). Please contact me.
Committee Chairman remember the year end reports are due before April 15th.
Thursday, April 14th is the annual trip to the Ann Arbor VA Hospital Bingo Party. If
you would like to car pool, please be at the Post by 5:30 pm. April Killian and her
helpers have worked very hard this year. You can make donations anytime of the
The Recognition Dinner is Saturday, April 9th. Doors Open at 5:30 PM. The awards
will be presented after the 6:00 PM Dinner. Tickets are $10. Contact Grace Connolly
or visit the Jewelling. Come on out for the delicious lasagna dinner.
This year’s winners are:
Teacher of the Year: Susan Costello, Mason Middle School
Voice of Democracy : 1st Michael Moss ($200), 2nd Mariah Suydam ($175), 3rd
Luke Lavaway ($75)
Patriot’s Pen Essay: 1st Brooke Knicely ($200), 2nd Zachary Perchard, ($175),
3rd Sierra Ellis ($75) Runner Up Walker Willis ($10)
Patriotic Art: 1st Courtney Kinsey ($200), 2nd Francesca Ansel ($175), 3rd
Katelyn Green ($75) Runner Up Brianna Madlock ($10).
The next meeting will be Wednesday, April 13th. Elections will be held. Please
contact Marji if you’re interested in an office or chairing a committee. There will be a
meeting at 6:00 PM to vote on the Mason $100 Scholarship applicants. Note to
Trustees: Meet at 6:15 for the April Audit.
LuAnne DuVall, Treasurer