President Francess Smith opened the annual general meeting and gave a report of a busy and enjoyable year at Menmuir WRI.
The new office bearers were reelected as follows:-
President, Suzanne Bennet; vice-president, Joy Spence; treasurer, Sheila McIntosh; secretary, Lynda Yarr; press secretary, Maria Kiddie; syllabus secretary, Jane Smith.
Competitions, Doris Alston; members of the committee, Mary Anderson and Francess Wilson.
The President’s Cup was presented to joint winners Sheila McIntosh and Suzanne Bennet. The Flower Cup was won by Liz Thomson.
Following the business part members and guests enjoyed a relaxed members night of entertainment including demonstrations of applique and quilt making, quiz and friendship cake.
Lynda Yarr told about Mary’s Wheels Backpack appeal and everybody agreed to do the collection of necessary goods for it in September.
The competition of the month resulted as follows:-
Photograph “Spring” - 1, Maria Kiddie; 2, Alison Paterson; 3,Doris Alston; flower of the month - 1, Doris Alston; 2, Liz Thomson; 3, Wilma Warden.