2022 GRAND CHAPTER PROJECTS

ON WITH LIFE in Ankeny: Parkinson's Research and Education and Support for Caregivers  - View the On With Life Flyer 

 

Proceeds from:
Cherries pin
Baked goods at Conferring of the Degrees by the Grand Officers
OES Golf Outing – Friday, July 15, 2022
District projects
Chapter and Individual Contributions
Coin March at Official Visits in May, June and July

ESTARL
Proceeds from:
Nuts sold by the Starlighters during the Receptions
Coin March at Schools/Inspections and Official Visits in February, March and April

Youth
Proceeds from:
Bee Pin - Also the Travel Pin..."Bee" a Traveler
Fill the Hive with MONEY not honey
Collection of Pop Tabs
Activities with our Youth

Homes at Boone and Decorah
Christmas Parties at Homes – December 4, 2021 (Boone) and December 11, 2019 (Decorah)
Proceeds from the Spring Picnic & Plant Auction at Decorah – June 5, 2022
Proceeds from the Fall Picnic & Fundraiser at Boone – September 18, 2022
Proceeds from the March Music & 2022 Music CDs
Proceeds from the Coin Marches at Official Visits in August, September and October

TLC
Sheep Fleece Seat Mats

Walker Caddies Instructions
Adult size bib and other items (View Instructions to make Clothing Protectors
36 X 45 inch lap robe
Fidget/activity

Service Dogs
Information and awareness

Grand Chapter
Proceeds from:
All Iowa Party - August 13, 2022
Sale of the Fashion Poodle pin and Route 66 pin
Pave a memory brick
Note cards
Moonbeams in a jar Chapter project

Session: “Swinging on a Star” October 21-23, 2022 at the Cedar Rapids Marriott
Theme:  Happy Days
Aim: To show the world how the STARS shine
Motto:  I can do things, you can do things I cannot; together we can do GREAT things.
Watchwords: Faith, Loyalty, Honesty, Duty, Family
Emblems: Broken Column, Holy Bible
Colors: Black, hot pink, turquoise
Flowers: Hollyhocks, Peonies, Honeysuckle, Black Eyed Susan, Yellow Rose
Symbols: Butterfly, Baton, Broken Column, Lamb
Fun Symbols: Cherries, robins, fishing pole, bee, fuzzy dice, pink poodles, puzzles, anything 50's
Honor Stations: Chaplain, Martha, Ester, Associate Matron
Honor Group:  Veterans, Care givers, Iowa Membership

WGM’s Scriptures:
Isaiah 43:19 Behold I will do a new thing; no it shall spring forth.
Psalms 46:2 God is our refuge and our strength, an ever present help in distress.

WGP’s Scriptures:
Micah 6 -8: He has shown you, O man, what is good; and what does the Lord require of you but to do justly, to love mercy, and to walk humbly with your God.
Mark 12: 30-31: Love the Lord God with all your heart and with all your soul, and with all your mind ans with all your strength. The second is this; Love your neighbor as yourself. There is no commandment greater than these.

Opening Ode: Wings of a Dove

Bible Carried In & Altar Work: Here I am Lord

Flag Tribute: America the Beautiful

Draping Tribute: Life's a Railway to Heaven

Initiation Song: Welcome Song, sung to the tune of Savior like a Shepherd Lead Us

Closing Ode: Put a little Love in Your Heart

Song in the Closing March: Put your Hand in the Hand