The St. Cecilia Music Club met April 15, 2013 at 7 a.m. at the Beacon of Hope Church. Those present were: Ruth Calcaterra, Denise Allen, Shirley Forgy, Deanna Frey, Brenda Gower, Glee Hanson, Leanna Leake, Denna Nichols, Veanna Snodgrass, and Sue Beshears.
The date of July 7, 2013 has been set for the Gospel Sing with the Doxology Group to provide the music for the evening.
The Doxology Group will bring CDs of their music and a good will offering will be taken. The Gospel Sing is planned for 7 p.m. at the Family Life Center in Vandalia, Mo.
The Memories Mother/Daughter/Friend Banquet at the Christian Church in Vandalia is scheduled for 7 p.m. on May 14, 2013. Leanna Leake stated that she would attend the Van-Far High School Concert on May 6, 2013 to present the John Phillip Sousa Award.
For the program, Sue Beshears sang a traditional song from Spain, De Colores, and explained the meaning behind the song and its lyrics.
The next meeting will be at the home of Sue Beshears on May 20, 2013 with Sue as the hostess and Brenda Gower to provide the musical information.
Music was practiced and refreshments served by Deanna Frey.