General Membership Meeting Saturday, August 12, 2023, 10:00 am
The August Chapter Meeting will be held at Goliad State Park, 108 Park Road 6, Goliad, TX 77963-3206. The meeting will be held at the Group Dining Hall (GDH), beginning at 10:00 am. No zoom option, due to lack of a strong Internet connection. Members should stop at the Park Headquarters upon arrival to pick up a parking pass. Park Staff can provide directions to the GDH. link to a map of the park
Chapter Member Wilfred Korth will be MC’ing the meeting. The agenda includes general membership approval of a new Chapter Operating Handbook (COH), approved by the Board at the July meeting, combining State’s COH framework and our own Policies and Procedures manual. The proposed new manual will be sent to the membership at least 10 days prior to the meeting.
The advanced training session at the meeting will be a presentation on Natural Dyes. Janie von Dohlen, Chapter member and longtime weaver and spinner will do a presentation on renewable and sustainable natural dyes made from plants, animals, and minerals that are used to dye clothing and yarn. She will also do a demonstration on weaving. Use of natural dyes and weaving were important tasks in the Spanish missions of Texas.
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