I hope all of you enjoyed a happy holiday season and will be making plans to join your Board of Directors and Coordinators for a weekend cruise to Mexico in October 2014, to celebrate our 60th Anniversary (click here for details).
We welcome our new Area Coordinators — Phyllis McGuire and David Van Treuren of Colorado, Charles Merkel of St. Louis, Missouri, and Dr. Steven Clift and Anna Asiatidou Clift of Arkansas.
Our special thanks to long-time Coordinators Walter and Dolena Kann of Arkansas and Major Bonnie O’Leary of Colorado for their many years of dedicated service. All three members will become honorary Life Members and will be honored at their next chapter’s meetings.
Southern California meeting dates for 2014 are March 8 and September 13 in Orange County and June 14 and Dec. 6 in Los Angeles. We hope to see many of you in 2014.
Germany will hold their annual meeting on Saturday, Sept. 6. Coordinator J. Herbert Goebels invites everyone for a fun weekend to many small towns along the Rhine.