People & Places, Sunday, Dec. 14
Salisbury Woman’s Club luncheon meeting
The Salisbury Woman’s Club met at their clubhouse on Wednesday, Dec. 3, for their luncheon meeting. Hostess Betty Mohs decorated the tables in true holiday style, and all members brought their favorite dish to share, beginning with a ham and ending with a red velvet cheesecake. Members and guests enjoyed a musical program given by Susan Trivette, flutist, pianist, and education director for the Salisbury Symphony. Carolyn Myers won the poinsettia door prize.
Kneeling Gardeners have been busy
At the Nov. 24 meeting, Earl Gray introduced Tina Steen from Midway Florist who spoke on recycling and decorating on a budget, including demonstrations of holiday items made from mason jars, snow globes and candles. Jan Query opened the meeting with devotions. Refreshments and decorations were provided by Chris Weilandt. Royce and Carolyn Thomason brought the meeting to a close.
Officers for 2015 were announced as follows: President, Chris Weilandt; vice president, Jean Kadela; secretary, Millie Fink; corresponding secretary, Rose Salois; treasurer, Judy Coggins; chaplains, Janelle Murray and Jan Query; historian, Ann Rollins; hospitality, Gail Puntch; photographer/driver, Les Puntch.
In November, Kneeling Gardeners completed their annual Note Card project. In December, members participated in ringing bells for the Salvation Army at Sam’s, went caroling at the homes of those confined to their homes, and had a party at Kellswater Bridge Residents’ Club featuring Bryson Gray singing a medley of songs, calling on his grandfather, Earl, for the finale.
Cub Scouts invited to join Mt. Olivet troop
Concord — Mount Olivet United Methodist Church, 301 Mt. Olivet Road, is recruiting members for its Cub Scouts’ troop. Boys from first grade through 9 years old are eligible. They meet every Monday at 6:30 p.m.
If your child is interested in joining the troop, contact the church office or come to the meeting on Monday night. There are no meetings when school is not in session.
For more information, call 704-782-8846.
New site for Goldmine Toastmasters
Concord — Goldmine Toastmasters is moving to a new location effective Jan. 3, 2015.
The new location will be Connect Christian Church, 3101 Davidson Highway, Concord.
Goldmine Toastmasters meets every Saturday from 8:30 until 10 a.m.
The goal of the club is to give its members an opportunity to enhance their tening, thinking, speaking, communication and leadership skills to grow personally and professionally.
See www.goldminetoastmasters.com to know more.
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