Les Dames Acadienne crown new ‘Girl of the Year’
The May meeting of the Les Dames Acadienne was held on Wednesday, May 13, 2009 at Dupuis’ Kitchen in Crowley.
Breakfast foods were served at 10 a.m. and lunch was served at 12- noon.
Highlighting the day was the crowning of the “Girl of the Year”. This person is selected by members of the Les Dames Club.
Ms. Helen LeBlanc was chosen as the new “Girl of the Year” for the 2009-2010 club year. She was crowned by Mrs. Bonnie Gaspard, “Girl of the Year” for this past club year of 2008-2009.
LeBlanc was showered with gifts and praised from the attending members on her accomplishment. She was also presented with a gold medallion with her new title and receiving date inscribed on it.
A special meeting was called to order at 10:30 a.m. Election of new officers was purposed during this time. Willie Mae Dailey and Sybil Dupuis were elected as co-presidents, Rosalie Landry as vice-president, Bonnie Gaspard as secretary and Clarise Boullion as the treasurer.
This meeting served as the “Grand Finale” for this program year. Meetings will resume on Wednesday, September 14, 2009.