Parkinson’s Disease Support Group
The Parkinson’s Disease Support Group meeting will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 9, at the McGee Center, 3800 College Ave. All interested persons are invited to attend this free, informative meeting.
For additional information, call Mrs. Bronnie Rose at 501-329-6282 or 501-246-1972.
The Conway League of Artist will meet Wednesday, July 9, at 6:30 p.m. at the Faulkner County Library, 1900 Tyler St. in Conway. Our program will be Sheila Parsons Talley doing a Critique. Please bring your art work that you feel needs tweeking. She said she would like you to bring artwork that is in the works and not quite finished. You can bring up to three pieces to the meeting. Be sure to bring art work to be voted on for Artist of the Month. This is membership renew time too. Refreshments will be served. Please feel free to visit or if you are a member, bring a guest.
Beta Sigma Phi Laureate Alpha Omega
The annual Beta Sigma Phi state convention was held in June in Little Rock sponsored by chapters from Little Rock, North Little Rock and Benton. Members of Laureate Alpha Omega chapter attending the weekend activities were Vernelle Crews, Judy Schultz, Florene Phipps and Bert Lackey.
At the Saturday forum, Little Rock Vice Mayor Doris Wright read a proclamation declaring it to be Beta Sigma Phi Weekend. Four members from the International BSP office attended.
They led a game called “Trust Me, I’m a Game Show Host,” in which members had to choose correct answers to questions about sorority history and procedures.
A state BSP Woman of the Year was announced and awards were presented for attendance and achievement followed by door prize drawings.
At the Sunday brunch, a beautiful memorial ritual was held to honor those sisters lost during the year. A yellow rose for each was presented to their chapter. Members also remembered from Laureate Alpha Omega chapter were Peggy Hahn and Mary Jane Moix.
The next state convention will be held in Fayetteville in June 2015.