TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly)

Posted July 10, 2014 at 10:34 am

TOPS Chapter 0319 met on Thursday, July 3, for the weekly weigh-in and meeting.

Dorothy called the meeting to order and Kay led us in singing “Zipping Those Pounds Off,” We then said our pledges and had roll call. Eighteen weighed in today and the chapter had a net gain of .4 lbs.

Linda H. presented the award. TOPS had a net loss of 12.8 pounds for the month of June. Perfect attendance: Lynda B., Dorothy F., Juda F., Warren H., Judy K., and Jan T. Free dues for the month went to Jan T.

We had 11 members accomplish our Back in Black Challenge this month: Jan T., Nikki O. loss of 2 lbs, Dorothy F., Tammy R., Marie B., Lynda B. loss of 2 lbs., Judy K., Felicia DeK. loss of 2.4 lbs., Juda F., Verna T. loss of 5.4 lbs, Warren H. and Linda W. loss of 6.2 lbs. Linda W. also had a 5 lb. loss and earned $5.50.

Back in Black and Perfect Attendance to the following: Lynda B., Juda F., Warren H., Judy K., Jan T., Felicia DeK.,

KOPS in Leeway: Bob B. with perfect attendance, Irene C., Marilyn D. below goal, Marguerite G. below goal, Paul G. below goal, Jean L. below goal and perfect attendance, Melanie S. below goal.

Anniversaries: Sue C. , Felicia DeK., Birthdays: Nikki O., Bob B., KOPS: Linda H. 5 years.

Run for Reason July 19, starting at 6 a.m. Pre signup is $15.

Robbie C. asked for us to give members a call that have not been at the meeting.

Marble contest: purchase tickets for 50¢ each or three tickets for $1. Put your name on the ticket and put in container. A ticket will be drawn during the meeting. That person will get to draw out a marble from the bag. A white marble wins 1/2 of money collected. Red marble you get to re-draw and a color marble is not a winner. 1/2 the money goes to the winner and the other 1/2 goes to the treasury for needed expenses.

TOPS welcomes anyone who is interested in a healthier life style and wants to have fun and make new friends to join us at anytime. We meet each Thursday morning in the Church of Christ Meeting Room, 302 E. Hospital Rd., EI Dorado Springs.

Our weigh in is from 7:45 a.m.-8:30 a.m.

The meeting is from 8:45 to 10 a.m. We welcome both men (we have four men in the club now) and women from all age groups. Our members range in age from 29 to 80+

For more information, call Robbie Chase at 417-876-0233 or Juda at 876-4888 TOPS toll free number 1 800-932-8677 or you can find us on the web at www.tops.org. Come and join us!

We would like to start an evening chapter for those who are unable to attend daytime meetings. Please call Robbie Chase at 417/876-0233 to discuss starting an evening chapter.