Cherokee VFW Auxiliary and Post members met Feb. 14 for a pot luck supper. Following supper each held their respective meetings.President Marian McNabb opened the meeting according to ritual, roll call taken and minutes of the previous meeting approved as read. Shirley Nation gave the treasurer report. Committee Reports: Marian McNabb reported sending Care Boxes to Doug Ockerman and Wade Johnson; Dorothy Jenness reported sending four get well cards and three sympathy; Shirley Perrett read General Orders for February. Fannie Hatterman submitted her resignation as a trustee due to health problems, Donna Waterbury volunteered to finish out her year. A volunteer is needed for bingo, if interested please notify president McNabb. District Winners of " Why I Am Grateful To Veterans" were Cadan Remington 4th grade MMC school and Haley Schwarz 3rd grade MMC school, each received a monetary gift. It was approved to send out a yearly newsletter to all members informing them of all activities of the auxiliary. Donna Waterbury had on display eight lap robes that she had crocheted with yarn donated by Dorothy Jenness. Dates to remember: Feb. 27, Post Pancake Breakfast 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the post home; Bald Eagle Day March 20 at the post home starting at 8:30 a.m.; District Meeting April 30 at Spirit Lake.
Being no further business, President McNabb closed the meeting according to ritual. Next meeting is March 14.