Lewis & Clark Republican Women – Helena

October 2019 Newsletter

LCRW-Helena, October 2019 Newsletter

NOVEMBER LUNCHEON – Friday, November 1. Program: American Legion chaplain, Karen Semple. PLEASE RSVP by 5PM, Monday October 28

LCRW MONTHLY MEETINGS are the 1st Friday each month.

Please arrive by 11:30 AM. The meeting begins at 12:00 Noon. Cost $14
Our location is: Green Meadow Country Club, 2720 Country Club Avenue, Helena MT

Please plan for a punctual arrival at 11:30 AM on October 4… Buffet Lunch served as you arrive.

Reservations are Required and MUST be received by 5:00pm 72 hours prior to meetings (September 30)! Contact: Debbie Churchill
or (406) 799-8506 to Reply for our next Luncheon Meeting.

This Month:

MELP Project Needs You
Jane Slyker, MELP Chairman
“The Mamie Eisenhower Library Project (MELP) is the NFRW’s oldest program, celebrating more than 50 years of book donations from an approved list to schools, libraries, hospitals and other public institutions.” [NFRW MELP webpage]
MELP SchoolhouseBeginning in November, I will be collecting books again at our monthly meetings. I will have the list of approved books at the September meeting. Please be selective as to the book you would like to donate to a public institution.
Each month the MELP selects a book they feel would be worth your while to read. The recommended Book of the Month by NFRW MELP program is: Capitalism and Freedom, Fortieth Anniversary Edition By Milton Friedman.
Each month I will announce the Book of the Month in the newsletter.
LCRW Hours Log

Upcoming Events:

Dec 6 – Christmas party with silent auction fundraiser
Jan 3 – Installation & tentative speaker, Walter Deege

LCRW elephant logo 2020

If you would like to join our Club, we are now accepting 2020 membership dues… the membership application is below. To aide our Treasurer with all the required information as part of the Political Practices report we ask that you fill out the updated form LCRW Membership Form This will alleviate her need to make phone calls to collect the required information.

LCRW Cyndi Forbes Memorial Scholarship

The Lewis & Clark Republican Women’s Club announced winners of the Seventh Annual Scholarships. The Lewis & Clark Republican Women’s Cyndi Forbes Memorial Scholarship Fund consists of two one-time awards of a $1000 and a $500 scholarship available to a female high school senior high school graduate or equivalent who is a resident of Lewis & Clark, Broadwater, or Jefferson Counties and is either entering, currently enrolled, or is returning to an institution of higher education in Montana.


LCRWHelena 2019 Scholarship Winners

(Shirley Herrin photo)

Lewis and Clark Republican Women awarded their Annual Cyndi Forbes Memorial Scholarships at Green Meadow Country Club on June 7, 2019. Gabrielle Ann Clark (second from left) received a $1000 scholarship. Gabrielle is the daughter of Ted and Stacey Clark and will be attending Helena College University of Montana. The awards were presented by John Forbes (center) scholarship benefactor and husband of Cyndi Forbes. Keely Morrison (second from right) also received a $1000 scholarship. Keely is the daughter of Kim Morrison and will be attending Montana State University. Tavia Rooney (far right) received a $500 scholarship. Tavia is daughter of Janine Rooney and will be attending Montana Tech. Shirley Herrin (far left), Scholarship Chairman.


LCRWHelena 2019 Scholarship Winner wParents

(Joy Novota photo)

Gabrielle Ann Clark (left) daughter of Ted and Stacey Clark (behind Gabrielle), Tavia Rooney second from left) is the daughter of Janine Rooney (behind Tavia), John Forbes, center, scholarship benefactor and husband of Cyndi Forbes. Keely Morrison (far right) is the daughter of Kim Morrison.

For more information, contact Shirley Herrin at (406) 442-8858 or Shirley Herrin, Scholarship Chair
Scholarship Form-2019

MTFRW & LCRW at MT State Capitol 2019

MTFRWStorm the Hill2019

(Gary Novota photo)

LCRW Membership 2017 Christmas Party

L38CRW Christmas 2017

(Shirley Herrin photo)

President, Joy Novota

2019-2021 NovotaJoy201921 LCRW President
Please use the form at the bottom to contact Joy.

Forms & Publications

LCRW Membership Form

LCRW-Helena, October 2019 Newsletter
LCRW-Helena Sept 2019 Newsletter
LCRW—Helena June 2019 Newsletter
LCRW—Helena May 2019 Newsletter
LCRW-Helena April 2019 Newsletter
LCRW-Helena March 2019 Newsletter
LCRW-Helena February 2019 Newsletter
LCRW-Helena January 2019 Newsletter
LCRW~Helena Nov 2018 Newsletter_updated
LCRW-Helena September 2018 Newsletter
LCRW-Helena June Newsletter
LCRW Helena, May 2018 Newsletter
LCRW Helena, April 2018 Newsletter
L&CRW-Helena, March 2018 Newsletter
L&CRW-Helena February 2018 Newsletter
L&CRW-Helena Dec. 2017 Newsletter
L&CRW November 2017 Newsletter
L&CRW October 2017 Newsletter
L&CRW September 2017 Newsletter
L&CRW August 2017 Newsletter
L&CRW June 2017 Newsletter

2019 Exec. Board Members

LCRWHelena Exec Board

LCRW 2019 EXECUTIVE BOARD – Seated: Becky Buckmaster, 2nd VP; Joy Novota, President; Gilda Clancy, 1st VP; Donna Nelson, Director. Standing: Donna Elford, Director; Evy Sass, Secretary; Patty Donoho, Corr. Secretary; Janice Smith, Director; Danette Warren, Treasurer (Gary Novota photo)

LCRW 2019 Executive Board

Joy Novota, President
Gilda Clancy, 1st V President
Becky Buckmaster, 2nd V President
Evy Sass, Secretary
Danette Warren, Treasurer
Becky Buckmaster, Membership & Newsletter