By Donna McKay, Ackerman 20th Century Club Reporter
The Ackerman 20th Century Club had a planning meeting on Thursday, July 26, 2012 at the Choctaw County Library in Ackerman. Nine members were present: Susan Shurden, Cherrie Robison, Tinker Forrester, Jeanith Burdine, Marina Loper, Ginny Lucas, JoAnne Reid, Johnie Power and Donna McKay.
Club President Susan Shurden gave handouts and discussed with the club members the different Special Projects and Programs for the new club year. Special Projects include GFWC’s Signature Project: Domestic Violence Awareness & Prevention; Mississippi President’s Special Project: Honoring Past GIFTS while celebrating the PRESENT… FREEDOM to Volunteer; and Juniors Special Project: Advocates for Children. Club Programs include Arts Community Service, Conservation Community Service, Education Community Service, International Outreach Community Service, Home Life Community Service and Public Issues Community Service.
Ginny Lucas and Cherrie Robison won the door prizes and each club member enjoyed a delicious meal provided by Susan Shurden and Marina Loper.
If you would like to become a member of Ackerman 20th Century Club or would like more information contact one of the club members.