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Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Lord Craven Chapter will Meet on Saturday, September 15, 2015



The next Lord Craven Colonial Dames meeting will be held on September 15, 2015 at The Carolina BBQ on 1602 S College Rd in Wilmington, NC at 11:30. The guest speakers will be Jeff Holcomb and Flora MacDonald. The program will be, “Heroine of Two Worlds." If you have any questions contact President Ruth-Anne Bolz at rafb@bellsouth.net. For more information about our chapter and how you can join The Lord Craven Chapter of Colonial Dames contact Carol Jutte, registrar at ctidewater@hotmail.com.

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Board of Management Meeting North Carolina Society Colonial Dames XVII Century


The North Carolina Society Colonial Dames XVII Century Board of Management Meeting was held on August 7th and 8th 2015 at the Sheraton Greensboro Hotel at Four Seasons at 3121 High Point Road at I-40, Greensboro, NC. The Hostess Chapters were Deep River and Lord Craven.

 Ruth-Anne Bolz, President;  Pat Gooding, Vice-President 
and Cindy Sellers, Registrar


 President General Libby McAfee (center) and State President Julia Floyd (left) and Vice President Brenda Hamilton (right)
2015-2017 State Officers and Honorary State Presidents at Board of Management in Greensboro, NC on August 8th.
Front Row: Hazel Yarborough, Martha Strange, Joan Summerfield, Peggy Troxell, Libby McAteer, Julia Floyd, Honorary State President, Dottie Fiddleman, Brooke Jackson, Barbara Terrill, Honorary State President, Bobbie Lou Ray, and Brenda Hamilton. 
Back Row: Meg Cooke, Katherine Caveney and Pat Gooding,
Honorary State President, Gwen Causey

 Jewel Hansen, Ruth-Anne Bolz, Lord Craven President, prospective member Betsy Thomas and Bettie Lettieri at National headquarters.

 Hazel Yarborough from the Thomas Wotton, Surgeon Chapter

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Message from Lord Craven Treasurer

Dear Dames of Lord Craven Chapter,
 
Annual dues for 2015/2016 are $47.00 (National – $27; State – $10; Chapter – $10) and are now due.
 
Please mail your check payable to Lord Craven Chapter, NSCDXVIIC to:
 
                            Patricia Elsaesser, Treasurer
                            492-3 River Bluff Drive
                            Shallotte, NC  28470-5892
 
Thanks so much and enjoy the rest of your summer!
 
Pat Elsaesser

Monday, August 10, 2015

NORTH CAROLINA SOCIETY COLONIAL DAMES XVII CENTURY CALL TO THE BOARD OF MANAGEMENT MEETING on NORTH CAROLINA SOCIETY COLONIAL DAMES XVII CENTURY CALL TO THE BOARD OF MANAGEMENT MEETING

Dear Ladies
Attached is the Colonial Dames Call to the Board of Management Meeting to be held in Greensboro on August 7 & 8, 2015. The deadline for the hotel is July 14 & returning your registration is July 24. 
Ruth-Anne Bolz
President, Colonial Dames, Lord Craven Chapter

NORTH CAROLINA SOCIETY COLONIAL DAMES XVII CENTURY
CALL TO THE BOARD OF MANAGEMENT MEETING
NORTH CAROLINA SOCIETY COLONIAL DAMES XVII CENTURY
CALL TO THE BOARD OF MANAGEMENT MEETING



 Sheraton Greensboro Hotel at Four Season
3121 High Point Road at I-40, Greensboro, NC 27407
336-292-9161 or 800-242-6556

          Hostess Chapters:   Deep River and Lord Craven

          Hotel Information:  Room Rate: $121 + applicable taxes
                                        Rooms are available August 6 and August 7 at this rate
                                        Mention: NC Society Colonial Dames 17th Century
                                        Deadline for Room Reservation is July 14

          Friday Evening Dinner:    $ 34.00

          Saturday Luncheon:        $ 25.25


          CHAPTER PRESIDENTS: PLEASE NOTIFY YOUR CHAPTER MEMBERS ABOUT THIS MEETING. ALL MEMBERS ARE INVITED TO ATTEND.

Attending the Board of Management meeting is an excellent way to learn about all the work we do, see long time friends and make new ones.

SCHEDULE

Friday, August 7             10:00 a.m.             Budget and Finance Committee Meeting
                                        11:00 a.m.             Executive Board Meeting
                                        2:30 p.m.               Registration
                                        3:00 - 4:00 p.m.     Board of Management
                                        6:30 p.m.               Dinner

Saturday, August 8         8:30 - 9:30 a.m.     Registration and Coffee with pastries
                                        9:30                       Board of Management continues
                                        12:00 noon            Luncheon




BOARD OF MANAGEMENT REGISTRATION
August 7-8, 2015

Mail to:        Ms. Martha Blake,
                    4505 Beulah Hill Church Road,
                    West End NC 27376-8404. 
                    e-mail:  tommarblake2003@yahoo.com.  phone:  910-947-5009.

Make check payable to: NC Colonial Dames 17th Century

Deadline: July 24, 2015

Name: ___________________________________________________

Address: _________________________________________________

               _________________________________________________

Telephone: ___________________   Email: ______________________

Chapter: __________________________________________________

          Registration:  $ 20.00  _________________

          Dinner:          $ 34.00  _________________     Vegetarian___ Gluten Free____               
          Luncheon:     $ 25.25  _________________     Vegetarian___ Gluten Free____     

          Total:             $ ______________________


Dinner is Grannys Chicken Pot Pie with Chocolate Peanut Butter Cake
Luncheon is Four Seasons Chef Salad
Vegetarian and Gluten Free meals are available if needed. Check box above.

There are many things to do and see in Greensboro should your husband wish to          accompany you. Check out the Greensboro website: www.visitgreensboronc.com

ACC Hall of Champions                                   www.acchallofchampions.net
All-A-Flutter Butterfly Farm                              www.all-a-flutter.com                                                  Animal Discovery Zoological Park at the Greensboro Science Center                                               Guilford Courthouse National Military Park                 www.nps.gov/guco                                            Blandwood Mansion                                                    www.blandwood.org                                          Bog Garden                           www.greensborobeautiful.org/gardens/bog_garden.php                     
Public Golf Courses: Bryan Park, Forest Oaks, Grandover, Greensboro National, Jamestown Park

Sunday, June 7, 2015

Lord Craven Member, Helen Taylor Drives in Style


Betsy Hamer and Helen Taylor stand in front of Helen's new 2015 Cadillac. Helen does have great taste. 







May 16th Lord Craven Colonial Dames Meeting























The Lord Craven Colonial Dames meeting was held on May 16, 2015 at The Carolina BBQ in Wilmington, NC. 
New officers were sworn in at the May 16th Lord Craven meeting.
Pat Gooding, Vice-President; Linda Rivenbark, Recording Secretary; Carol Jutte, Registrar; Ruth-Anne Bolz, President; Marie Preston, Chaplain; officers not in photo are Pat Elsaesser, Treasurer: Diane Kuebert, Corresponding Secretary; Historian/Librarian, Mary Earp  Chaplain and Carole Weiss, prior President.
President Carole Weiss presented each of the  officers with a good-by yellow rose.
Carol Weiss welcomes Ruth-Anne Bolz as the new Lord Craven President for the next two years.
























President, Ruth-Anne Bolz;  Pat Gooding, Vice-President, Linda Rivenbark, Recording Secretary; and Carol Jutte, Registrar



Row 1: Shirley Zenock, Kathy Miller, Betsy Hames and  Pat Johnson
Row 2: Fran Carlsen, Ann Nickerson, Pat Tucker, Barbara Lewis and Pat Gooding


Row 1: Bettie Lettieri, Glenda Underwood and Ann Nickerson
Row 2: Susane Degroote, Jewel Hanson and Betsy Thomas


The Crossnore School donated a beautiful shawl pictured above for our chapter to raffle this year to make additional funds  for the 2nd annual Wounded Warrior Luncheon in October. It is a beautiful sage green with a light cream in the weave on the side. Anyone interested in tickets should contact Lisa English at 910-289-5730.



Cynthia Avent was the speaker at the May 16th Lord Craven meeting. Her topic of discussion ws the Magna Carta. Ruth-Anne Bolz gave a presentation on the History of the Huguenots. 

















Sunday, April 19, 2015

Reception Honoring President General Elizabeth McAteer on May 16th

Lord Craven Chapter received an invitation from the Catawba Valley Chapter to a reception honoring our new President General Elizabeth McAteer on May 16, 2-4PM  at Gaston Country Club in Gastonia. That is the day of our meeting and we will be installing new officers.  If anyone wants to attend the reception please let Carole know so she can RSVP to them by May 8.  Note Carole email address is now  cnweiss19@gmail.com.

posted by Chapter President, Carole Weiss