A very happy and
healthy New Year to all our members.
Among your New Year’s resolution, please provide Leona Fails a list of
your volunteer hours for 2019 as soon as possible.
The month of January
has some interesting celebrations:
1 — National Hangover Day
15 — National Bagel Day
29 — National Puzzle Day
On a serious note, additional
1 — Betsy Ross birthday
January 2 — State of Georgia ratifies U.S. Constitution, 1788
January 6 — New Mexico admitted to the Union, 1912
January 9 — Richard Nixon born, Yorba Linda, CA, 1913
15 — Martin Luther King, Jr., born, 1929
18 — Ben Franklin born, 1706
January 22 — Lottie Williams of Tulsa, OK, first person to be hit by space debris, 1997
25 — First Winter Olympics games held, 1924
26 — Michigan admitted to the Union, 1837
29 — Kansas admitted to the Union, 1861
30 — Franklin Delano Roosevelt born, 1882
31 — Jackie Robinson born, 1919
Our chapter is still
looking for someone to step up as head of a Public Relations committee,
especially someone with a background in customer service and a deep knowledge
of the local area.
Hope to see a lot of
our members at the annual winter lunch on Tuesday, January 21, at Mama
Mia’s. Great conversation; great food.