Legion Auxiliary names chairpersons
By Bev Selzler
The members of Parker Browder American Legion Post 4 Auxiliary appointed committee chairmen for 2013 when they met on Sept. 4.
Chairperson appointments for 2013 are:
Americanism: Donna Sherwood.
Emergency Fund: Francis Kraft.
Children and Youth: Bev Selzler.
Veterans: Lillian Wientjes.
Constitution and Bylaws: Carol Lehrkamp.
Education: Wanda Martin.
Girls State: Jan Sayler.
Leadership: Jan Payer.
Legionette: Carol Baer.
Membership: Jan Wales.
National Security: Jan Payer.
Past presidents parley: Carol Lehrkamp.
Poppy: Eileen Gienger.
Public relations: Jan Payer.
The group also heard reports on flowers at the cemetery, Memorial Day services, the welcome home ceremony for National Guard troops, and Mobridge-Pollock High School awards day.
The fall district meeting is Oct. 6 in Redfield. New district president Beth VanderWal of Brentford plans a county visit Oct. 20 at 10 a.m. in the Primrose room of the Cloverleaf Café in Selby.
Sayler will check with Mobridge schools to see if they need flags for Veteran’s Day programs. She also presented a list of furniture needs at A.H. Brown Public Library and will bring a price list to the next meeting.
Alvina Dobler suggested the group have a women’s luncheon with the Mad Hatter, a woman from Agar who collects hats. She will look for a place to hold the event.
The next meeting is Oct. 2. The group will hear a report from Girls State representatives at that meeting.