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Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Lord Craven May 21st Meeting

Everyone who attended the May 21, 2016 Lord Craven meeting enjoyed Sara Whitford's presentation. She is the author of historical fiction. Her book , "The Smuggler's Gambit is the first book in the Adam Fletcher Adventure Series of historical fiction novels. "Captured in the Caribbean"  is book 2 and "Murder in the Marsh" is book 3.  Check out her website at http://sarawhitford.com/ and if you are on Facebook go to her page https://www.facebook.com/sarawhitford.author/?fref=ts.

                                                         
  Linda Rivenbark is wearing an apron that she and others were given who helped at the National Conference in April 2016.  


                                 Member, Betsy Hamer won a beautiful basket at the meeting.


President Ruth-Anne Bolz displayed some of the awards that the Lord Craven members received this year. 

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Sara Whitford will be the Guest Speaker at the May 21, 2016 Meeting





The May 21, 2016 Lord Craven meeting will be held at the Carolina BBQ on College Avenue in Wilmington, NC at 11:30. Sara Whitford is our speaker. She is an author of historical fiction.The book "The Smuggler's Gambit" deals with apprenticeship and whether it was an education or cheap labor.  Check out her website sarawhitford.com.

Sunday, March 27, 2016

The 66th State Conference of NC Society Colonial Dames XVII Century.




American Girl "Little Libby" was presented to President General Libby McAteer at The 66th State Conference of NC Society Colonial Dames XVII Century. She is attired in a replica of what President McAteer will be wearing at National Conference in April 2016. 

The North Carolina Colonial Dames 17th Century State Conference was held on February 26-28, 2016 at the Sheraton Greensboro Hotel at Four Seasons in Greensboro, NC. 

Bobbie Lou Ray, Libby McAteer, Gwen Causey and Julia Floyd



Pat Gooding welcomed attendees as VP of Lord Craven Chapter in absence of Pres. Ruth-Anne Bolz.  Deep River and Lord Craven were host chapters at The 66th State Conference of NC Society Colonial Dames XVII Century









Julia Floyd



Stephanie Armstrong and Linda Rivenbark  
Table Centerpiece
Musical Theme " Miniature Instruments"


Table Centerpiece

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Colonial Cooking at its BEST


The February 20, 2016 Lord Craven Colonial Dames meeting was held at The Carolina BBQ on 1602 S College Rd in Wilmington, NC at 11:30. The speaker was Lisa Pomeranz. She gave a very interesting program on “Colonial Cooking.” If you have any questions contact Ruth-Anne Bolz, President of the Lord Craven Chapter at rafb@bellsouth.net.  Contact Carol Jutte, registrar at ctidewater@hotmail.com for more information on becoming a member.





Display of pots and pans used in Colonial Times
Carol Jutte, Lord Craven Registrar


Becky DeSilva holds the beautiful winning wreath

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Lord Craven Meeting Scheduled for February 20, 2016




The next Lord Craven Colonial Dames meeting will be held on Saturday, February 20, 2016 at The Carolina BBQ on 1602 S College Rd in Wilmington, NC at 11:30. The speaker will be Lisa Pomeranz. You won’t want to miss her wonderful program on “Colonial Cooking.” If you have any questions contact Ruth-Anne Bolz, President of the Lord Craven Chapter at rafb@bellsouth.net.  Contact Carol Jutte, registrar at ctidewater@hotmail.com for more information on becoming a member.

Image taken from Revolutionary cooking on line.

Sunday, February 7, 2016

Lincoln's Birthday Observed on Feb. 12th and Washington's Birthday Observed on Feb. 15th

COLONIAL DAMES OF THE 13TH CENTURY NORTH CAROLINA STATE CONFERENCE

February 26- 28, 2016
 Sheraton Greensboro Hotel at Four Seasons

The date for reservations has been 
EXTENDED UNTIL FEB 19TH 
for hotel room and meals.

Lord Craven is responsible for registration; if you are attending please plan to help. E-mail Pat Gooding to let her know you are coming. ukfans@atmc.net.

Diane Kuebert, Corresponding Secretary

Lord Craven Chapter CDXVII