Upshur County CEOS advisory board meets


Upshur County CEOS Advisory Board Meeting was held at the Upshur County Extension Office on April 11, 2019 . 

It was discussed and was suggested that the members attending the Weston Area meeting should be included in the point system for the Achievement and Awards Banquet. The Weston Area meetings was held at the Steak House in Elkins on March 15. All Clubs are urged to attend each of these meetings.

Berta Thompson was chosen to be the Upshur County Belle for this year, and the Strawberry Bell will be Sharon Stackpole. They will be participating in the events all week during the Strawberry Festival. They will also be representing our County at the Weston Area Meeting at Camp Cowen in Webster County on May 4, and also the WV Folk Festival in Glenville,WV.

 Volunteers to help with the Quilt Show was requested. You may contact one of the ladies on that committee, if you are interested.  The Recipe Contest is also an important event during the Festival and you are all urged to participate and get your neighbors involved, also. Lets make this a Successful and fun year for all.

 "Snuggle and Read Blankets" for Head Start is one of the projects for this year. (they have requested approx. 100 blankets),  The deadline for this project is October 1, 2019.The patterns for these blankets can be found on the "Linus Blankets" web site.

The 2020 County Projects Suggestions were, Stockart Youth Center, Shop with A Cop, and Shoes for Kindergarten.

Anyone having suggestions for Fall Fundraiser please bring to the County  Council and Advisory Board Meeting held each month at the Extension Office. some suggestions are, Paint Party, and Tupperware Bingo. All suggestions will be considered. 

Dates To Remember are: Deadline for County Project contributions..............April 19

                                          Strawberry Festival Committee Meeting................May 3

                                           Weston Area Meeting............................................May 4

                                          Strawberry Festival...............................................May 11-19

                                          State CEOS Week..................................................May 19-25

                                          Nominating Committee for 2019 Slate of Officers...June 8

                                          County Executive Board Meeting............................June 8

                                          WV Folk Festival......................................................June 20-23

 

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