As a supporter of Khartum Ladies' Auxiliary, CN wishes to bring awareness to the public about Rail Safety Week. Although Rail Safety Week is officially April 28th to May 4th this year, Rail Safety should be a priority every week of the year. CN encourages you to remember and share these important railroad safety rules:
Learn more about CN’s All Aboard for Safety program at www.cn.ca/safety or visit Operation Lifesaver atwww.operationlifesaver.ca.
A lovely evening was held at Khartum Shrine House which included a delicious dinner consisting of Greek salad, roast beef and dessert. First Lady of Khartum, Georgette Holberg brought greetings on behalf of Illustrious Sir Rick Holberg.
President Cathy and Past President Eve-Anne Kristjanson presented 25 year pins to PP Betty Courtney, Joy Derhak, PP Pearl McDowell and Ruth Newton. A 50 year certificate was also presented to PP Rae Spear. Congratulations to all these ladies for so much years of dedication to KLA. Entertainment for the evening was by Jake Chenier.
Highlights of the April meeting included greetings from First Lady of Khartum, Georgette Holberg. Georgette surprised President Cathy with a donation of $170 from the Divan ladies.
PP Shirley James introduced Linda Onsowich who donated 2 teddy bears (thanks to Superstore) to KLA. These will be used for auctions at some of our upcoming fundraisers.
Following the meeting, Illustrious Sir Rick Holberg brought greetings from him and his Divan and then treated the ladies to a delicious lunch served by the Divan and Divan ladies. Many thanks to all!
A most enjoyable and uplifting evening was held on Saturday, March 15th at the KLA Sisters of The Holy Rock fundraiser. President Cathy introduced the Sisters and then the entertainment began! The performance was followed by a casual reception where everyone had the opportunity to chat and enjoy some delicious cookies and dainties!