WCHCE Holds 71st Annual Meeting

The Washington County Home Community Education held its 71st annual meeting with the theme “Celebrations at the Crossroads” April 23 at the New Minden Schoolhouse, New Minden.

President Nancy Russell welcomed the visitors and members.

There was a buffet dinner and HCE members made desserts.

Roll call showed 44 present. Memorials were made for Sue Mueller, Bernice Engelmann and Winona Huckshold.

An interesting and informative talk was given by Ann May.

Jill Gebke County Extension Director installed the officers for the coming year.

The members that painted wooden barn quilts were displayed. The quilt is finished and raffle tickets may be bought from any Extension member which will be raffled at the Christmas Special programs held in November.

Anyone may attend any event, meeting regardless of race, color, so welcome to all.