Summer Homemakers News

The following Family & Consumer Sciences articles printed in the 2020 Summer edition of the Oldham County Extension Newsletter. 2020 Homemakers Annual Awards also printed in the Oldham Era.

2020 Homemakers Annual Awards

Due to the pandemic, the Oldham County Homemaker 98th Annual Meeting originally planned for May 16 was postponed, but there are many accomplishments to celebrate!

Congratulations to the following homemakers who shined brightly in the 2019-2020 program year.

Membership Anniversary Awards

5 Years
Debbie Barnes Barbara Hemphill Theresa Melhorn
Lauren Fernandez Janet Jarrett Paula State
Laura Hatfield Jo Ann Jones Jessica Stevenson
10 Years
Sarah Bulgrin Mary Lou Douglas Carol Orlove
15 Years
Betty Doggendorf
20 Years
Billie Hicks Dorothy Servino Diane Weis
35 Years
Loretta Trulock
70 Years
Marjorie Morgan

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Reading Awards

Suzanna Angelove Carol Fessler Treva Prather
Emily Barbush Carol Hutchinson Paula State
Dottie Crouch Linda Kiekhefer Rita Stephenson
Pat DeChurch Betty Miller Loretta Trulock
Lauren Fernandez Paula Pascal

Perfect Attendance

Helen Ashby Faye Korthaus Rita Stephenson
Dottie Crouch Debbie Kraus Loretta Trulock
Traci Jones Mary Jo O’Barr
Linda Kiekhefer Treva Prather

Volunteer Hours

500 Hours
Clarine Anderson Carol Fessler Marcia Potts
Ethel Baker Pat Honaker Debi Reinke
Kelly Boyd Fran Hughes Carol Russ
Diane Coffman Faye Korthaus Carol Taylor
Dottie Crouch Mary Jo O’Barr Nancy Williams
Nancy Dahlgren Marge Porter Mary Winokur
1,000 Hours
Liz Bynum Peggy Townsend
Barb Lynch Sharon Tryon
Club Totals
Crossroads: 1,862.5 Rughooking: 1,446 Share & Sample: 1,651.75
Goshen Area: 3,060 Suburbanites: 3,915 Yarnovers: 1,450
Poplar Grove: 9,141 Saturday Quiltmakers: 1,558

Altogether, Oldham County homemakers volunteered a total of 24,219.25 hours, reaching 43,844 people.

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2020 Homemakers Cultural Arts

On February 28, Oldham County homemakers held their annual Cultural Arts Day for the first time at the new Oldham County Extension office. Retired Art Therapist Joan Zehnder presented an interactive experience titled Journey Through Your Imagination With Art Therapy. Thank you to the Goshen Area and Yarnovers homemaker clubs for planning this wonderful event!

Congratulations to the following Oldham County Homemakers who altogether earned 43 blue ribbons, earning the right to move on to the Area level:

* Suzanna Angelove * Barbara Lynch * Cindy Smith
* Betty Doggendorf Ruth McBride * Rebecca Starry
Christy Edgar * Mary Ann Mitchell * Peggy Townsend
Pat Honaker Mary Jo O’Barr * Diane Weis
Faye Korthaus * Carol Orlove * Tami White
* Sally Lackner * Carolyn Pasternak
* Susan Lancaster * Amy Sloboda

A special round of applause to those denoted with asterisks (*) for winning blue ribbons as well as at the Louisville Area Homemaker competition, held on March 6 at the Bullitt County Extension office.

Written by Lauren Fernandez, Oldham County Extension Program Assistant.

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