Pudue LaCava hosted the Lincoln Class of 1954 “Nite at the Movies” committee wrap-up meeting on Thursday Auagust 18 at 1p.m. at her Mt. Vernon Drive home.
The session began with lunch provided by the committee members and served by Ilene Gardner and LaCava. Dessert featured Gardner’s homemade pies in honor of the successful class event.
Paul Abraham and James Spielvogel opened the business session. James Gillespie gave the fund raising report and distributed tickets for the August fund raiser. He will continue the monthly fund raising to June of 2018. Interested participants may contact committee members for information. LaCava reported the final reservation, nothing that 65 dinners were served by Aurora’s catering. Gardner shared correspondences received from attendees commenting their appreciation for another great class party. The Director, John Tino, his wife, Patty and Usher Gardner, were recognized for fulfilling the total movie theme of the event. Appreciation was expressed by all to Gardner and her family for providing the total movie atmosphere with their set up. Clemmy Sirimarco presented the financial reports and all business was finalized for the 2017 event and planning for the 2018 event was initialized.
A general discussion was held and the committee chose a tentative July 2018 date for the next class party theme of “81 and still having fun.” More planning will be made and class members will be notified by mail when the arrangements are finalized. The next committee meeting will be held on Thursday, September 14 at 1p.m. at the LaCava residence.