Local members attend Spring Council

On March 12, 2016, the Ohio Society United States Daughters of 1812 held

their 116th Spring Council meeting in Mansfield, Ohio. Members of the Scioto Valley Volunteers (SVV), who attended were: Beth Normand (Vice-President), Carolyn Hilliard (Recording Secretary), Mary Crist (Treasurer) and Naomi Shewman (Chaplain).

Vice-President Normand presented the SVV President’s report as an alternate to President Gail Swick. State Committee Chairman, Hilliard, presented the Correct Use of the Flag Committee report.

Immediately following the meeting adjournment by Sunda Peters, State

President, a brief memorial service was observed for the passing of Ohio

Society 1812 members during the 2015 calendar year.

Attendees enjoyed the “Mansfield Log House Project” presentation by

Tom Pappas and Anthony Seal during the lunch hour.

For information regarding membership in the U.S.D. 1812 Society, please visit the website at www.ohiodaughters.1812.org/ohio.1812, or email SVV

Chapter Registrar, Joan Phillips at mphillips19@roadrunner.com.