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GFWC IL Woman's Club of Cullom Sixty Three years old September 2017

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GFWC IL Woman's Club of Cullom Sixty Three years old September 2017
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June 20, 2015
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GFWC IL Woman's Club of Cullom's Butterfly Garden

3rd Annual Chili Cook Off
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MEETINGS 2018
Cullom Community Building

Thurs. Jan 18
1:00pm
Hosts: Suellen Fink & Cyndy Clapp
Prog: Linda Haberkorn: After School Program
at Methodist Church

Saturday, Jan. 27
11:00am--1:00pm
Chili CookOff
Cullom Community Building

Thursday, Feb. 1
Reports are due

Thursday, Feb. 15 HEART Month
WEAR RED
7:00pm
Hostess: Lynn Ware & Cathy Gipp
Program: Talk about Domestic Violence
Speaker: TBA

Thursday--Saturday, March 1-3
GFWC IL Board of Directors Spring Meeting
Pere Marquette, Peoria

March _____
17th Dist. Board Meeting
Place & Time TBA

Thursday, March 15 WEAR GREEN
7:00PM
Hostess: Meri Knapp & Linda Vercler
Program: Painting Party ($25.00 per person)
Place: TBA

Tuesday, April 3
Place Pin Wheels

Sunday, April 8
Blue Ribbon Fashion Show at
Bolingbrook Country Club

April _____ GFWC IL 17th District Spring Convention
Place & Time TBA
Host: Logan

Thursday, April 19
PREVENT CHILD ABUSE MONTH
7:00PM
Hostess: Teresa Stark & Sally Moritz
Program: Human Trafficing

Tuesday, April 24 Federation Day

May 16-19 123rd GFWC IL Convention
Pere Marquette, Peoria

May 18-10
Srping Town Wide Garage Sales

ONE WEEK LATER
7:00PM
Where: Judy Wojciechowski Home
Hosstess: Marsha Haag and Judy W
Installation of Officers (Carol Rich)
Program: appetizers/Wine Tasting

June
TBA


In Loving Memory of Marge Kross
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Marge passed awary 12.31.17

In Loving memory of Diana Taylor Feb. 2, 2017
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Diana was a very active member.

2017 Christmas Party
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held at Kross Roads. Last Party Marge attended. Fly high our angel.

12.15.16 Christmas Party in Kempton
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Pictured with Thrivent Shirts
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We received $250 credit card to help with expenses for our breakfast from Thrivent..So Thankful.

Our new Breakfast with Santa Aprons
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Judy W, Linda V, Phyllis M

2016 Wreath for Festival of Trees//Wreaths
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For November 20, 2016

Visit to Cullom Historical Museum 11-17-16
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Night view of Museum...Meri & Marsha in window

Visit to Lucy Hahn Medical Museum 11-17-16
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Marsha, Judy E, Ana, Phyllis, Judy W, Mary, Lynn, Katherin

Pastor Bob Kinas 10-20-16
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Speaking on Domestic Violence

Our 2016 Make a Differnce Donations
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"Warm Feet, Dry Seats" to TriPoint K-3rd grade kids

GFWC IL Woman's Club of Cullom September Meeting
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Salad Supper with Sun Flower theme 9/15/16

Celeste Jahnz attended Art School in Charleston
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Celeste spoke of her week at WC Art School in July. This is a print from her printmaking class

GFWC IL Woman's Club of Cullom Garden Walk
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#1 Starting Place...Cullom Village Park

GFWC IL Woman's Club of Cullom Garden Walk
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#2 Woman's Club Butterfly Garden....June 26

Garden Walk....June 26 1-5pm
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#3 Don Gardner Prairie Project, Kempton

GFWC IL Woman's Club of Cullom Garden Walk 6/26/16
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#4 Mark & Gia Hoffman's Perinnial Garden (rural Kempton)

GFWC IL Woman's Club of Cullom Garden Walk
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#5 Howard & Carol Haley's Rocks, Pond, Trees (rural Kempton)

GFWC IL Woman's Club of Cullom Garden Walk
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#6 Linda Verclar's Perinnal Bed....Walk By

GFWC IL Woman's Club of Cullom Garden Walk
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#6 Hahn Industry

2016
THANK YOU
TO ALL WHO TOOK PART IN OUR GARDEN WALK
Sunday, June 26   
  Committee: Meri Knapp & Phyllis Moritz
1. Village Park for refreshments and tickets.  You will get a bottle of water to take on your walk.
2.  Woman's Club Butterfly Garden (just north of park)
3. Don Gardner's Prairie Project  (Kempton)
4. Mark & Gia Hoffman's Perinnial Garden (Rural Kempton)
5. Howard & Carol Haley's Pond, Trees, Rocks (Rural Kempton)
6.  Linda Vercler's Walk by Perinnial Flower Bed
7.  Hahn's Industry (Cullom)




 

2015 Oct. 24 Make a Difference Day
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14 dz. cookies divided between Cullom and Kempton Firemen and EMTs

Cullom Fire Department
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Judy Wojciechowski presents 7 dz cookies to Cody Harris

Kempton Fire Department
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Katherine Cox presents 7 dz cookies to Brent Von Qualon

Woman's Club Central Region Meeting, Bloomington
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Mary Howell, Judy Wojciechowski, Judy Ehlers // Diana Taylor

Wear Red for Heart Month 2-19-15
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Natalie Cox, Joyce, Mary, Lynn, Brenda, Nicole // Judy W, Phyllis, Judy E

Natalie Cox gives massage to Lynn 2-19-15
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All members received a 5 minute massage

We made 61 door hangers for Piper City Home
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Joyce, Mary and Nicole show our door hangers 2-19-15

Our Walkers Sun, May 18, 2014 Nat'l Honor Society
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Phyllis M, Cathy G, Sally M, Lynn W walked 2 miles for Finish the Fight for Cancer

09-19-13 First meeting of 2013-14 year
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Salad Supper---always good food.

New Members:Kathy Cox & Brenda Farabee
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Santa stocks made for our local area Service men 11.21.13

01-16-14 Valentine Book Marks/Door Hangers
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Diana & Lynn with 67 made for Piper City Nursing Home

Presentation of 2 Pediatric Medical Bags (8-9-12)
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Cullom WC to Kempton Fire Dept. Candy & Rodney Godbee to Cullom Fire Dept.

New Smoker's Receptacles on Main Street (9-20-12
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Four new receptacles are at Library/Post Office; Bank; Store; Sling-Shots. Keep our town clean.

01-17-13 Working of Fleece blankets
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Phyllis & Lynn working of a blanket for the Ambulances

01-17-13 Fleece blanket for Ambulance
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Judy E & Judy W with finished blanket one of 4

01-17-13 for 17th District then to State Conven.
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Lynn and Judy W shows finished blanket for 17th Dist covnetion and then to State Convention

02-01-13 Presentation to Capt Jeff Kier
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Judy W, (Jeff), Judy E & Phyllis presents blankets to Cullom Ambulance for kids

02-01-13 Presentation to Fire Chief Don English
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Judy W, (Don), Judy E & Phyllis presents blankets to Kempton Ambulance for kids

02-21-13 Baby Shower for Caring Pregnancy Center
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Meri Knapp and Candy Godbee, hostesses

02-21-13 Treats & Decorations at our Baby Shower
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Made by Judy W and Phyllis M

02-21013 Baby Shower for Caring Pregnancy Center
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Members show off our $420.00 worth of items for the CPC in Pontiac at our Baby shower.

3-21-13 Guest Speaker Debbie Strahanoski
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Deb is Development Manager for Easter Seal. $25 given for books for the Easter Seals Resource Center

2017--2018 GFWC IL WOMAN'S CLUB OF CULLOM OFFICERS

President: Mary Howell
phone: 815-689-9078
Vice President: Judy Wojciechowski
phone: 815-689-2857
Secretary: Judy Ehlers
phone 815-689-2778
Treasurer: Katherine Cox
phone: 815-253-6359

2017-2018 WC Officers
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L-R: President: Mary Howell; VP Judy Wojciechowski; Secretary Judy Ehlers; Treasurer: Katherine Cox

Our GFWC IL Woman's Club of Cullom was organized in 1954 with Saunemin Woman's Club as our sponsor.  Sunday, November 16, 2014 we celebrated 60 years of service and fellowship.
(picture #4) Attending:  Sally Moritz; Carol Rich & Helen Brown (Saunemin); Lynne Ware; Kathy Cox; Phyllis Moritz; Mary Howell; Marsha Haag.
Front row:  Linda Vercler (1979-1982); Teresa Stark (1990-1992); Judy Wojciechowski (Present President); Diana Taylor (1990-1992); Judy Ehlers1995-2005); Phyllis Moritz (2009-2012).  Helen Trost (our longest belonging member. Helen is 98 years young); Joanne Becker (Saunemin). 
Members made fancy finger sandwiches.  Cookies were enjoyed along with many flavors of tea.    A good time was had by all.

GFWC IL Woman's Club of Cullom 60th Tea
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Celebrating our 60 years as a Woman's Club 11-16-14

60th Anniversary Celebration Tea 11-16-14
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Decorated tables

Our entertainment: The Schrock Girls
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Joanie Schrock with Dani Grace and Ali

60th Tea celebration 11-16-14
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Our members and guest

Helen Brown & Carol Rich (Saunemin WC)
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Past & Present Presidents with Representatives from our sponsor Club...GFWC IL Saunemin Woman's Club

Fancy finger sandwiches, dainty cookies and teas
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Our ladies out did themselves with a variety of goodies

Tea Table
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More goodies

Scrap books with years of History
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Thanks to Meri Knapp, Linda Vercler and started by Mae Ethel Earing.

Welcome to "Breakfast With Santa" 2014
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Our Woman's Club members
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Look at the good variety of food...Egg casseroles on back table hidden.

"Here Comes Santa Claus"
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"This is what we want Santa......"
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Lynne and Cathy

The "Five" Floyds telling Santa what they want
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L: Olivia & James; R: Matthew, Emma, Tiara

Our 98 years young member
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Helen Trost

The Youngest vistor...14 mos old
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Checking Santa out before sitting on his lap.

Thank You to the Cullom Fire Department
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Kids of all ages enjoyed the rides!!!

Welcome to Cullom
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Merry Christmas to One and All (2014)

Welcom to Cullom
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Happy Valentine's Month February 2015

Welcome to Cullom
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Happy St. Patrick's Day March 2015

Welcome to Cullom
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Happy Spring, Happy Easter 2015

Welcome to Cullom
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We Remember, Honor & Thank our Veterans

4 Seasons: Summer/Fall 2013
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Butterfly Garden

4 Seasons .....2013-2014 Winter
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Butterfly Garden

2013 Breakfast with Santa
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Members of our Woman's Club with Santa 12-07-13

Thanks for taking part...See you May 1 & 2, 2015
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PLANTING OF RED BUD TREE
GFWC IL Woman's Club of Cullom, Cullom HCE and Charlotte Plan-Its 4-H Club members shared in purchasing a Red Bud Tree to be planted by the Butterfly Garden on the corner of Walnut and Jeffery.  The tree was planted May 14, 2012. 

Woman's Club, HCE, 4-H members & Helpers present
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Pat F, Bob V, Linda V, Meri K, Josh S, Kim E, Judy E, Diana T, Lauren E

Red Bud Tree
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5-14-13 One year later. Beautiful

We invite all ladies to join us.  We are a Service Organization doing things for others in our community, state and nation.