TOPS Chapter 9319 El Dorado Springs met in the Bethel Free Will Baptist Church, 1300 S. Summer St, El Dorado Springs Thursday, May 5, for their weekly weigh-in and meeting.
Linda Hall, Leader, called the meeting to order.
Ray led us in singing “To TOPS Club We Will Go”
We said our TOPS and KOPS pledges.
Linda led us in roll call and walking reports. Twenty-One members weighed in, we had a gain of 7.6 lbs. and a loss of 12.0 lbs. resulting in a net loss of 4.4 lbs. Best loser for the week was Rachael with a loss of 2.0 lbs. Congratulations Rachael.
The Secretary’s report was read and approved.
The Treasury report was approved as read.
SRD was discussed. We were very proud of our chapter. We had 12 members attending. Our chapter had the State Queen winner, Laura Hicks, and three graduating KOPS; Laura Hicks, Judy Dingley and Ray Bozarth.
Our chapter also received the Gold Star recognition. Next year SRD will be held in Springfield April 28 and 29, the theme will be “Run for The Roses.” We hope to see many more members be able to attend.
Linda Hall presented awards for April;
Total losses for April where 41.2 gains were 41.2 giving us a net of 0
Winner of free dues was Racheal
Best loser for the month was Constance
Contest: Marilyn said this contest has ended and a drawing for the TOPS and KOPS winners will be next week.
Linda Hall went over the TOPS Summer contest that starts May 15, and runs through August. Question was asked if we wanted to do a chapter contest as well as the TOPS Summer contest. Most wanted to do both so Marilyn will have information on one next week.
With no other business meeting was adjourned with Linda’s thought of the week:
“Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy” Thich Nhat Hanh
And our Chapter Motto: IF IT IS TO BE IT IS UP TO ME.
TOPS #MO 9319 meets each Thursday morning in the Bethel Free Will Church 1300 S. Summer, El Dorado Springs. Weigh-in starts at 7:45 a.m. the meeting begins at 8:45 a.m. and is over by 10 a.m.
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