Attakapas Study Club of Crowley celebrates Christmas
The Attakapas Study Club of Crowley met on December 10, 2008 at 10 a.m. at the home of Ethel Thibodeaux for the annual
“Soup” On” Christmas Party.
Attending the celebration were fourteen members and two guests. Members present include Ella Mae Bertrand, Jackie Buescher, Jan Erbe, Jerrie Fontenot, Shirley Griffin, Gerry Meche, Jean Oubre, Gloria Pousson, Mae Prather, Joanna Pruitt, Dot Simon, Lana Smith, Ethel Thibodeuax and Roy Lynn Trahan. Guests present were Erma Breaux and Bonnie Smith.
After a short business meeting, Joanna Pruitt and Jean Oubre presented a fun and informative program which was about the Victorian Christmas.
Everyone present was asked to participate in the program about Christmas traditions during the Victorian age. Joanna and Jean also led the group in various Christmas games and in the singing of Christmas carols. The program was followed by the annual exchange of candles which was enjoy by all.
The meeting was adjourned and members and guests enjoyed the delicious meal of soup, salad and dessert prepared and served by Ethel Thibodeaux and Roy Lynn Trahan.
Priscilla Rue and Maxine Delahoussaye helped in the preparation, but were unable to attend the meeting.