Community, Family Extension Leaders Association to hold area meeting

Community, Family Extension Leaders Association to hold area meeting "Aprons and Apple Pie" will be the theme for the Area VI Community and Family Extension Leaders Meeting to be hosted by the Lincoln and Clay County CFEL Association.  The meeting will be held Saturday, April 18 at the Second Reformed Church in Lennox.  Registration is 9:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. The annual meeting begins at 10 a.m.  The total cost for registration, noon meal, refreshments, and program will be $7.50.  Doris Fett of Lennox will present interesting stories about her apron collection during the morning program.  A special feature of the afternoon is "The Heart's Compass" presented by Lyn Messersmith, Kay Langin, and Marilyn Stratmeyer who come from the South Dakota Humanities Council. Their presentation, "Well Behaved Women Seldom Make History," delves into "her-story" with colorful female characters, including Pearl Hart, Baby Doe Tabor, and the women who assisted in progressing the Underground Railroad through quilt messages.   Those with 50 years of more of membership will be honored for their contributions to the CFEL program.  An area chairperson will be elected during the morning business meeting.  CFEL is an organization first started in the mid 20's.  Known through the years as "Extension Clubs," it continues to provide information for improving people and their families.  Tickets for the Area VI meeting and luncheon are available locally at the County Extension Office and must be reserved by April 8. Pre-registration is preferred, however tickets may also be purchased at the door.  Call Edna at 605-763-8154 for more information.+

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