Monday, June 11, 2018

11 June 2018 General Meeting - Tenth Anniversary Party

Our June General Meeting was held on Monday June 11, 2018 at 910 Wood Ave in Rapid City, SD from 6 pm to 9 pm.  June’s meeting was a celebration of the 10th Anniversary of the RCWA.  We had food donated by community vendors (Sam’s Club, Pizza Ranch, Family Fare, and Papa John’s Pizza) and Grant and Mary Coffin, Anniversary Cakes made by Kathie Buchanan and decorated by Cori Weisbeck,  a presentation by Bob B covering the History of the RCWA with a slideshow afterwards, and special recognition of Ten-Year members with plaques made by Rick Weisbeck.  Brief announcements about the upcoming events for June were made.  

Ten Year Members

How many that started the first year are still here in 2018:

10 core members + 3 Family members = 13 Total 

Bob and Kathie Buchanan 

Lon Gose 

Gary and Pat Graves 

Steve Larson 

Rollie Lynde 

Wes Murphy 

Harley Schmadeke 

Rick Weisbeck 

Grant and Mary Coffin 

Julian Wigen 

After the refreshments, a power point presentation and a slide show were presented.

A History of the RCWA - Ten Years by Bob Buchanan 

Slideshow of the Early Years of the RCWA - by Bob Buchanan

Awards were presented to the 10 year members after the presentation.

Gary and Pat Graves

Grant Coffin and Julian Wigen

10 year members - Thank you for your Years of Service to Kids

 Awards similar to this were presented to the 10 year members after the presentation.

Thank you to Kathie for baking the Cakes and thank you to Cori Weisbeck for coming over to Kathie's and decorating them!

Thank you to Grant and Mary Coffin for acquiring the food/coupons from the local businesses:  Sam's Club, Pizza Ranch, Family Fare, and Papa John's Pizza

For more information about the Woodworkers, click here:   RCWA