2015 Friends of Rocheport Calendar of Events
The dates have been set for most of the Friends of Rocheport meetings, events and deadlines.
The first General Meeting of the year will be March 22, 2015 at the Rocheport Community Hall.
The Spring Plant Sale will be April 24 - 26 and will coincide with the Rocheport Area Merchants Association's Spring Open House. That should be a great weekend to visit Rocheport!!!!
We hope to see you at all of our events this year!!!
Potluck - 5:00, Program - 5:30, Meeting - 6:00
Spring Plant Sale
April 24 - 22
Fall Mum Sale September 11 - 13
Museum Volunteer Training Session
April 19 4:00 p.m.
May 2 - October 31
Yates T-Shirt Contest
Deadline to enter photos - September 30
Chili/Ham & Bean Dinner
November 7 - Tentative
Christmas Tree Lighting
December 6 - Tentative
2014 Friends of Rocheport Awards
Conrad and Dixie have not only sponsored the Friends of Rocheport T-shirt contest but they have also been a good friend to the Friends of Rocheport over the years. Conrad emcees the Christmas tree lighting every year and makes sure the lights get put on the tree. Dixie is great about providing baked goods for all of our events. They also provide their Garden House for use by the Friends of Rocheport for Fun Day every month.
In addition to their work with the Friends of Rocheport, both of them are active in the Rocheport community. Every town needs people like Conrad and Dixie to make it a better place for everyone to live, shop and visit.
For all these reasons and many more, Conrad and Dixie have been selected as the Citizens of the Year.
The Friends of Rocheport 2014 Volunteer of the Year Award was presented to Don Moreau. Don has been involved with the Friends of Rocheport since the organization began. He has volunteered at almost every event and activity since the 1960’s. He has been on the Friends of Rocheport Board for many years, taken part in doing work at the Friends of Rocheport buildings, helped set up for meetings and events and cleaned up afterwards, unloaded and loaded plants, and helped with so many other things that I can’t begin to list them all.
Congratulations to Conrad, Dixie and Don!!! More photos can be found here.
Christmas Tree Lighting 2014
T-Shirt Contest Sponsored by Yates House B & B
If you don't have a t-shirt yet, there are some t-shirts currently available at the Rocheport Museum and we plan on having more available at the Chili/Ham & Bean Dinner on November 8, 2014.
Friends of Rocheport Museum Closed Until May
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