Thursday, January 18, 2018

Another Year, Another Meeting.
We close out 2017 and start 2018!
Sarah Beetem, PAA President recapping 2017 happenings
Parliamentarian Nancy Larsson speaking of projects "in the works"

Outgoing President Sarah being presented flowers by President Pro-tem, Marilyn Anderson

Marilyn speaking of her plans for PAA and 2018

LOOK at those numbers, it was a good year after all!

Brian Perrone, SR VP for Development & Administration LPF for Children's Health, receiving PAA's 2017 donation

Debbie Burkholder, Director, Auxiliaries Relations

Guest Speaker, Shawna Montoya, mother of LPCH patient

Norma; Nancy; Adrienne; KarenS; Marilyn; Carol; Carolee; Ann

Dallas; Jane; Marzette; Susan; guest; Marlene; Nancy; Mary

Guest; Ginny; Beverly

Samira; Mae; Jo Ann; Patricia; Betty; June

Carolyn; Sue; Rita; Betty; Marty

Marilyn; Sarah; guest Shawna; Melissa, KathyS; Debbie Burkholder

Stephanie; Malissa Magallanez, Aux.Rel.Assoc; Cathy; guest; Nancy; Gerry

Ginny; Rosamond; KarenS; Erika; Catherine; NancyS; BJ; Ellen

Former PAA Presidents: Nancy; Rosamond; Catherine; Marzette; BJ; Carolyn; Sarah

2018 PAA Board: Marilyn; CathyM; NancyL; KathyS; NancyC; missing: Mary Anne & Melissa

Annual Meeting for 2017 is over....

...Time to say Good Bye!.. 
...But as always, it is hard to leave! So many news since we last met....

See Sarah's Blog for details of this meeting, and Members' changes in status, address, and/or phone numbers. 

Friday, October 20, 2017

Membership Meeting and Tea, October 17, 2017

Welcome to the 2017 Membership Tea
at Marilyn A's beautiful Palo Alto home and garden!
click on photos to enlarge
Marilyn, on left, with help of Marzette, Luisa, and Mary....

.....making sure all is well...

....and inside!

Once done with set-up, Sarah, PAA president,  is going over her notes - and Mary has a moment to  
check out Marilyn's 'hide-away-sewing-house' from where items for LPCH originate!

Meeting and greeting time.....

Nice to see former 'Friday' ladies....

Cheerful table decorations
Invited guests:
(r) Debbie Burkholder, Director, Auxiliaries Relations
(l) Malissa Magallanez, Auxiliaries Relations Associate

special treat from Palo Alto High...The Madrigal Singers

As always, a delicious variety of sandwiches and sweets!

A generous check to LPCH from the proceeds of the Garden Party in August
at former president's house

Marilyn is being honored for 10 years of service to PAA

Mae...for 20 years (daughter of....see next)
Samira for 25 years  (mother of...see above)

Inge for 30 years

June and Carolyn for 45 years!!

For 50 years: Ginny, second from left, and

Rosamond (standing) and
Marzette (in blue)

Group photo of the honorees!
...and of the....

.....former PAA Presidents:
Luisa, Carolyn, Sarah, Karen, Rosamond, Marzette, Barbara, Nancy, Catherine

All good times must come to an end, and the
clean-up begins!

Last few words before leaving: See you soon, maybe at CREOLA, next week's Restaurant with Heart event or.... Tuesday for the Auxiliaries Celebration at the new Children's Hospital or....
..... the November Meeting, or the January Annual Membership Meeting.
Where & what time will be announced. Watch out for the next newsletter from the president.