Chairperson Sharon Bristol welcomed 18 executive members and reps from the four units to the February general meeting and asked everyone to stand for the repeating of the UCW purpose.
There will also be a "small item" silent auction (tarts, cookies etc. would also be welcomed for the auction) run by Olivia Williams. If you have anything for the auction, please contact her.
We need to find a unique way to acknowledge those members who have passed away in 2017. Please contact Jean Smith if you have any ideas or if you have any 2017 members names. We don't want to miss anyone.
The Congregational Care Committee has begun a 90s Club for our senior church members to be acknowledged with special cards and so on.
The Christian Life & Growth Committee is looking for a topic for their Lenten project, if you have any ideas please pass them on to Wanda Bickle.
We are also reminded that the Summerside Biennial Registration (April 27-29) is due on March 23. This is always a memorable event so please check with Erika as she has the registration forms on her computer.
Corresponding Secretary, Kathleen Woodworth reported that thank you cards were sent to retiring unit leaders Lyn Estabrooks and Betty Duizer Logan along with birthday cards to Daphne Cullen, and Barbara Ralston as well as a get-well card to Timmy Howatt.
Thank you notes were received from the Tatamagouche Center and Zelda Spicer.
Reflection was presented by Unit 4's Jean Smith who shared a reading from the Observer called "A Warm Memory, A Heart Made Lighter" and ended by saying that sometimes a prayer can simply be a hug. She closed with a prayer.
- Submitted by Beth Dickinson