We had a really great time at the Ministry fair this weekend. Met a lot of new faces and possible new daughters. As daughters we discovered new Ministries we can participate in also. A special thank you goes out to those who manned the CDA table: 5:30 p.m. Mass – Susan Markworth and Carol Lyle, 9:00 am Mass – Maria Wladika and Sydney Menster, 11:00 am Ruth McLane and Trish Anderson, 12:30 pm – Edna Baldwin and Isabel Baron, and 6:00 pm Michelle Lee and Phyllis Martin.
This past Saturday, August 18, 2018 CDA Court 2690 assisted K of C Council 10940 with cleanup and and lawn work of the new portion of St. Peter’s property this past weekend. It was hot, dirty, sweaty work but pulling together we got it done.
Another great meeting in the books. Thanks all who were in attendance and a big welcome to our newest daughter. Don’t forget to stop by our table at St. Peter’s Ministry Fair this weekend.
CDA Court #2690 is one the Circle of Love Quality of Life winners from Texas State CDA with a special recognition noted in the Texas CDA newsletter for our program of adopted those in residents in nursing and rehabilitation centers whom do not get regular visits or don’ have family members. State Newsletter page 11
CDA Court 2690 on a weekly basis visits with the residents of Review. We entertain them with games, share stories, bring them cookies and treats and so much more. Edna will ask questions every week and the group will give their answers in a diary that each one has. Their favorite food, did they have a pet, what was their favorite vacation spot, etc. Frank wanted a pizza party for his birthday and he got one. Linda even sang and danced a hula for him.
At our CDA meeting on July 10, 2018 we were happy to have two officers from the Boerne Community Coalition as guest speakers. They informed us of all the works they do helping children from underprivileged homes in Boerne. If you would like to learn about them check out the website at http://www.boernecommunitycoalition.com/
Yesterday July 10, 2018 was our newest officer first official meeting after receiving the gavel last month. As an appreciation for there fantastic work for the past three years we gave our previous officers thank you gifts. They have all taken on different roles within our court with Kathy Hannig who now is our courts treasurer. Thank you all for a job well done. Our court also welcomed our newest Daughter.
Our annual Priest Appreciation Dinner held June 12, 2018 at the Family Life Center at Saint Peter the Apostle Catholic Church in Boerne, TX. A nice brisket dinner was prepared for all to enjoy. Gifts of appreciation were given to Fr. Norm Ermis, Fr. Anthony Cummins, Msgr. Peter Flood, Fr. Mark Cannady and Fr. Rudy Vela. Gifts were also given to Deacon Paul Rayburg, Deacon Ken Nickel and Deacon Mike Matteson.
Catholic Daughters of the Americas Court St. Peter the Apostle #2690 installed our new officers on June 12, 2018 at St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church in Boerne, Texas. In the center is our District Deputy – Merlene Peters and our newly elected officers from left to right are Diane Beaton – Financial Secretary, Edna Baldwin – Vice Regent, Debbie Simnacher – Regent, and Alma Hiburn – Recording Secretary. Not pictured is Kathy Hannig – Treasurer.
Our Court held our very first Easter Egg Hunt on a Sat March 31. Our Easter Egg Hunt is held annually for the Benefit of children in the parish on Holy Saturday morning.