Christmas Tea Party for Helpers 2018

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The 2018 ‘Thank You’ party for Museum stewards and volunteers was held in the Parish Hall on Thursday afternoon, 6th December. Vice Chairman Margaret Rogers welcomed everyone to the festive tea provided by members of the committee and other helpers.
Tea Party 2018IMG 0861Tea Party 2018IMG 0859The table decorations were much admired and members chatted and attempted the quizzes before settling down to enjoy the food. After tea and distribution of quiz prizes, Margaret awarded a special gift to Maureen Barrett in recognition of her regular volunteer work as well as for the knitted poppies she had made for the last of this year’s temporary exhibitions in the David Rudkin Room.
Tea Party 2018 IMG 0864Tea Party 2018 IMG 0862Madeleine Juniper was the first prize winner in the 50/50 club draw for December. She also won the second prize but generously asked for a further draw to be made. Margaret concluded by wishing everyone a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year and looked forward to meeting all stewards and volunteers again next year.

Christine Bury

 

Photos were taken by Mike Edwards

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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