Joy of the Season is here.
Christmas is on the way.
First snow today, Tuesday 6 December 2011.
On Friday 2 December 2011, I went to the Red Hats For Jesus, High Tea at the Garden Tea Room in Rogersville. It is located in HOMETOWN FURNITURE STORE. Wonderful time with these lovely ladies. Twenty-four in attendance. Delicious catered food, the room was set up beautifully for us. Singing, conversations and prayers. Good food, good friends what more could we ask?
Saturday 3 Dec., was Ozarks Romance Author's Meeting and Christmas Party. Great fun.
Allison gave us a glimpse at her "steam punk" novel, in critique hour.
Monday, 5 Dec., Elsie Myers and I got together to write on a story together. Her home is decorated so warm and cozy for Christmas.
We are hoping to grow our Writers group. Please join us for our next meeting.
Wednesday 7 December 2011 (PEARL HARBOR DAY), Mabel Masters will speak for THE QUILL AND INK CLUB. We meet at the Webster County Library at 3 PM. Please Join Us.
Mabel has compiled the Northview Book and it's proceeds are going to the Historical Society Museum that is located in the Historical Carnagie Library Building at the Corner of Jackson and Clay Streets in Marshfield. The Carnagie Building celebrated its 100 Anniversary this year 2011. It is empowering to know that our Webster County Library system is still going strong 100 years later. We have had really good leadership. Terry York, has added many programs to our newly re-decorated large library. Knitting and sewing, computer classes and iris card making,a music program for young people, and many other interesting ways to give people the incentive to use the library on a regular basis.
Thursay 8 December is CHERRY BLOSSOM FESTIVAL Committee meeting. Remember to mark your calendars for 26,27.28 APRIL 2012 CHERRY BLOSSOM FESTIVAL. You can visit our website to see what has happened in the past years and what we are planning for 2012.
CALLING ALL CHERRY PIE CONTESTANTS---Start practicing those favored recipes! We hope to have a great number of cherry pies to judge this year. Pies are auctioned off after the contest. If you don't enter a pie buy one! Your family will thank you.
One of my favorite events is the Cherry Blossom Festival English High Tea, put on by the Trinity Catholic Church ladies. They do it so right! My Red Hat group comes from several areas to attend because it is very special.
SATURDAY 10 Decemmber 2011 is the Sleuth's Ink Mystery Writers Meeting and Christmas Party. We meet at 10 AM, the Second Saturday Monthly at the Library Station on Kansas Expressway just off I-44. We started JANO write 50,000 words in January. 2012
will be our third year to do this. Several have completed it. It is great fun and a real boost to your writing process. Please join us this next year. Info on Sleuth's Ink website.
Congrats to all who finished NANOWRIMO. Nano is National Novel Writers Month. Fifty thousand words written in thirty days.
I started didn't finish. Stress!(Stress that makes you want to keep doing something to the end is not bad), I am going to keep trying NANO and JANO until I win! Win= finish the 50,000 words in a month.
The rest of the calendar month is full too. Thank You God, for good friends and interesting things to be involved in doing.
God Bless You.
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