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Hurley, R. V.; Clark, J. W.; Blodau, Violet V. / County and home agents' report--1942 [Dane County, Wisconsin]
(1942)

Home demonstration council and executive board,   pp. 29-30 PDF (709.0 KB)


Page 29


RE   DEMONSTRATION COUNCIL AND EXICUTIVE BOARD
      Tho Homo Domonstration Council is composed of tho prosidonts or chairmen
of all tho local groups which aro sending roprosentativos to Homo Demonstration
meetings.
      At the spring Council meeting the 1941_42 project program was planned
to
meet the needs and desires of the homemakers, and this plan was presented
to
and approved by the County Agricultural Cormittee,
      Local groups are reached through district meetings, each district being
called a "center," Each group is represented at the center meeting
by two
leaders who bring the information back to their own neighborhood. Each center
has its chairman, elected by members of the clubs in the center. At the fall
Council meeting final plans for carrying out the program were made, as indicated
on the preceding page in the letter sent to leaders of local groups,
     Eight centers were organized at the fall council meeting, and a ninth
has
been added since that tine.  Center chairmen serving for 1942-43 are:
Black Barth-Mazomanie-
   Cross Plains center
Cottage Grove center
Mt. Horeb center
Oregon center
Stoughton center
Sun Prairie center
Verona center
Waunakee center
Albion center
Mrs.
Mrs.
Mrs.
Mrs.
Mrs.
Mrs.
Mrs.
Mrs.
Mrs.
George Cairns - Mazomanie
Pe Torgerson - Cottage Grove
C. A. Sorenson - Mt. Horeb
Claude Lyons - Route 4, Madison
Ralph Lunde - Stoughton
Walter Gregg - Route 1, Madison
J. L. Burke - Verona
James J. Kennedy - Weunakee
Lawrence Marsden - Albion (temporary)
      These center chairmen make up the Executive Committee of the Dane County
Homemakers. This Committee is invaluable i; tbo operation of the homemakers
program, They meet twice a year in regular session to act upon matters requiring
immediate attention and to refer other matters to the centers or the Council,
Members of the Executive Board of 1941-42 were: Mrs. R. J. McOarthy, Cottage
Grove - President; Mrs. 0. A. Sorenson, Mt. Horeb - Vice President; Mrs.
M, L.
Tubbs, Cross Plains - Secretary; Mrs. Walter Gregg, Route 1, Madison; Mrs,
John
Mell, Delorest; Mrs. Claude Lyons, Route 4, Madison; Mrs. W. L. Witte, McFarland,
      Present members ,of the Executive Board for 1942_43 are:
President -
Vice President
Secretary
Historian
Mrs.
Mrs.
Mrs.
Mrs,
Mrs.
Mrs.
Mrs.
Mrs.
Mrs.
C. A. Sorenson, Mt. Horeb
Walter Gregg, Route 1, Madison
P. Torgerson, Cottago Grove
Claude Lyons, Route 4, Madison
George Cairns, Mazomanie
J. L, Burke, Verona
Ralph Lunde, Stoughton
James J. Kennedy, Waunakee
Lawrence Marsden, Edgerton (temporary)


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