Lincoln Land Chapter Dinner Meeting on August 11, 2023
Island Bay Yacht Club - Springfield, IL
Our most recent general membership meeting was held at Island Bay Yacht Club on Friday, August 11, 2023. A great venue and all had a great time ... great food and great camaraderie. Below is a short synopsis and a few photos of our event.
Chaplain Ralph Woermann shares an opening and closing prayer with the gathering.
Chapter President LTC Dave Miller (USA, Ret) addresses the gathering.
Beautiful evening at IBYC on Lake Springfield. A few photos of the members.
Col Bob Tyler (Illinois MOAA Council of Chapters President) presents MOAA NAtional communications awards to LTC Dave Miller and MAJ Dave Knieriem for their work on the newsletters and websites.
LTC Mark DePue (USA, Ret), Chapter Scholarship Chairman, awarded our local 2023 MOAA Chapter scholarship to the Granddaugher of Chapter Member Gene Blade. Since she was at school, and unable to attend the meeting, Col Blade accepted the scholarship on her behalf.