Our lodge met on April 17 at 7 p.m. at the Bernardo Volunteer Fire Department meeting room.
President Terrel Maertz proceeded to open the meeting. Roll call of officers given by Secretary Robin Maertz.
Agents report included information that Terrel and Robin Maertz will be attending a makeup workshop with Gary Falkenberg special representative for Hermann Sons Life on April 23 to review what was discussed at the workshop that was held in San Antonio on March 16.
Reading of correspondence included Terrel Maertz reading a letter from the grand lodge on the Healing Hearts Casino Night fundraiser that will be held at the Boys Camp in Comfort on May 4.
Monetary donations are being taken to help defray costs of this event in efforts of raising money towards this event.
Emily Frank motioned to donate $25 to the Casino Night for the Grief Camp fundraiser and Beatrice Hill seconded the motion. Motion passed.
Our lodge will also added $10 that was collected for Hugs from Home and it was decided to add that cash into the Casino Night event.
Cheer committee person Beatrice Hill will send Joe Trojacek a get well card.
Next month members are ask to bring cleaning supplies to the volunteer fire department meeting room at 7 p.m. for their regular meeting to help clean the room for the summer social that will be held on June 8. Barbecue Pork, refreshments, hot dogs will be provided for the Summer Barbecue Social. Also members receiving 50 and 60 year pins are ask to come and recognized by the Grand Lodge of Hermann Sons Life. Members are ask to bring two side dishes to share.
Robin will get the United States Flags as door prizes for we will have our local Boys Scout of Columbus to help us celebrate Flag Day on June