April 2013 Article

Cibolo Lodge held its April meeting on Thursday April 4th at their regular meeting place, Harmon’s Bar-B-Que in Cibolo. Members enjoy sausage for dinner, just prior to the meeting.

Meeting guests received an update from Tina Ynfante, agent, regarding the membership campaign for 2013. She handed out cards and brochures and stated that her goal is four membership applications per week. Your support is helping her reach this goal is welcomed and appreciated.

Cibolo Lodge has applied for Matching Funds for “Mended Little Hearts” a division of the non-profit “Mended Hearts”. Mended Little Hearts’ purpose is to support parents and families whose children are diagnosed with heart defects. The group has been a huge support to our some of our own member and the lodge is extremely proud to support this worthwhile charity. Members will be selling Deanan’s Gourmet Popcorn to reach their goal of $500.

Dorothy Schneider, Cheer Committee reported that a card was sent to Kathryn Schmoekel for the loss of her mother and to Francis (Rocky) Friesenhahn for the loss of his wife, Irene. Sister Schneider visited with Wallace Reimann in honor of his 85th birthday and attended New Braunfels and Marion lodge’s meetings to extend the greetings of Cibolo Lodge.

Tina Ynfante’s avocado salad and Dorothy Schneider’s banana pudding were voted this month’s favorite side dishes. Attendance prize winners were Fay Fey, Cliff Shepherd and Emilie Shepherd. The special prize drawing was Kaylynn D Vale who was not present to claim her prize. Next month’s prize will be $46 and you must be present to win this prize!

Please join us on May 2nd for our next regular meeting. Plans will be made for the annual Flag Day Ceremony, a lodge favorite!

Respectfully submitted
Joy Brown
Recording Secretary