The next meeting is Thursday, November 29, at the home of Mark and Susie Everhart, 1989 Warf Road, Lexington. Their home is also accessible by boat. 6:30 board meeting – 7:30 General Meeting. We will be discussing our final details for the Annual Christmas Auction / Membership Party that will be held Saturday, December 1, 3-8, at the Rhythms Spa and Wellness Banquet Room, 500 Center Street, Lexington, NC. Check out our Facebook page for a sneak preview of the great items received so far. All major credit cards are accepted.
7 DAYS UNTIL OUR ANNUAL CHRISTMAS PARTY & AUCTION FOR THE KIDS!!!
Many items are still needed for the auction to make it the best one ever for THE KIDS.
We encourage all members to bring in (3) donations each. Small items can be included in gift baskets, so no item too small. No LARGE used furniture, please.
This auction is open to all. Please bring friends that would be interested in the auction. They are not required to join, but are welcomed to do so.
BYOB, appetizer and/or dessert. Main dish will be provided.
2019 Membership is due December 1 and can be renewed at the party. New members are always welcomed. See Sara Myers at the door.
Susie Everhart is chairperson for the Christmas event. Please contact her 336-239-1060 with any questions or if you have items to donate.
We will once again participate in the Lexington Uptown Christmas Parade, Monday, December 3. If you would like to ride on the boat-float and/or donate candy, please contact Joel Lewis. 336-596-3868.
The River Rats donated $1000 to the kids at Southwoods and Southmont Elementary schools. Kim Hedrick, Davidson County Social Worker, accepts the donation on their behalf.
The River Rats donated $500 to the American Children’s Home for an outing for the kids.
A $500 donation was made to the Nazareth Children’s Home for their emergency family funds.
If you enjoy having fun for a great cause, please consider becoming a River Rat. The River Rats have helped hundreds of children in need in our own backyard since 1987 and we continue to be RIVER RAT STRONG.
Hope to see you there.
Julia Euliss, President
VP – Kevin Hicks
Treasurer – Susie Everhart
Secretary – Kerri Owen
Board Members – Mary Anne Sloop, Sara Myers, Regina Burris, Richard Freund, Harold Glover