The Zonta Club of Jamestown met Aug. 22 for its annual picnic. President Penny Briese presided at the meeting. She shared briefly about the Zonta International Convention in Yokohama, Japan which she attended along with member Mary Reed. Elizabeth Kapp was installed as a new member.
Business included committee assignments for the year, setting up programming, and discussing the upcoming fundraisers at the Jamestown Speedway. The club will be selling 50/50 raffle tickets at the Stampede on Sept. 21-22.The club shared a booth at the Community Block party on Aug. 30.
Club members reported on assisting with setting up Mary’s House a couple of weeks ago. Members unpacked, washed and put away dishes, assembled and moved furniture, made beds,and hung shower curtains in preparation for the opening.
The next meeting will be at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 5, at Shady’s.