Chaparral Extension Club
The Chaparral Extension Club met Jan. 8 at Trinity Luthern Church with 12 members present. President Sheryl Abdill called the meeting to order. Roll call was answered with New Years Resolutions. June Philips read “I Wish You a Happy Healthy New Year.” Dorothy Bean gave the treasurers report.
A thank you letter was read from Eastern New Mexico Food Bank.
A report was given on the council meeting.
Hostesses were set up for the next couple of months. The leader training on crayon applique was discussed with the group planning to do a project at the next meeting.
Hostesses for the potluck meal were Jeanetta Mesner and Sheryl Abdill. The group stuffed 22 support bears to be taken to the hospital.
The next meeting will be on Jan. 22. For information contact Sheryl Abdill at 763-4256 or the extension office at 763-6505 or 762-0296.
Fairfield met on Jan. 9, 2009, at Marie Wells home.
Sharon Ragland and Amy Arment showed a book pattern with yo-yos around the edge of a place mat. Sharon showed a crochet daily and Amy showed a crocheted hat and purse.
Jonice Prescott reported on leader training. Secret pal names were drawn. New officers were sworn in and Jonice Prescott is the new president.
11 members and 2 visitors attended.
Lunch was soup and cornbread with each person bringing a can of vegetables to go in the soup.
The next meeting date will be Jan. 23 at 10 a.m. at the Extension Building.
Encanto Garden Club
The January meeting of the Encanto Garden Club was held at the home of Wilma Sartain, who served a selection of sweet and savory delicacies. Two guests attending were