Club News: Brown County Genealogical Society
Submitted by Marla Hathhorn
The Thursday, May 20, Brown County Genealogical Society meeting was opened by President Charles Carr, with seven members present.
Secretary Marla Hathhorn read the April minutes. Treasurer Gail Coker-Carr gave the treasurer’s report for April. She reported that both recent fundraisers were a success. The board accepted the reports as read.
Members discussed and suggested possible programs for this year’s meetings.
Librarian Penny Milroy will look into the suggestions.
Two current fundraisers for the society include an Auction Luncheon on May 22 at the Eternal Hope Family Life Center. Also, the society will provide and place Memorial Day flowers for a small donation in Brown County Cemeteries for people requesting the service.
Future fund-raisers will be hosting the Santa’s Attic Craft show on Nov. 6 and participating in the Highway 36 Treasure Hunt Garage Sales on Sept. 16-18.
Refreshments were provided by Coker-Carr and Milroy.
The next meeting will be held on June 17, 2021.