Thursday, November 19, 2009

November Committee Meeting Kicks Off 2010 Festival

The Marigold Festival Committee officially began plans for the 2010 festival at their November 18th meeting. New committee members were introduced. They include: Althea Geiser, Chuck Lauss, Corrie Salmon, and Stephanie Stoneking. The committee schedule for the year was also set. All meetings will be held at the Pekin Public Library unless otherwise noted:

November 18, 2009 – 6:30pm (Tazewell County Farm Bureau)
January 20, 2010 – 5:30pm (working meeting)
February 24, 2010 – 6:30pm
March 24, 2010 - 6:30pm
April 21, 2010 – 6:30pm
May 19, 2010 – 6:30pm
June 16, 2010 – 6:30pm
July 7, 2010 – 6:30pm
July 28, 2010 – 6:30pm
August 18, 2010 – 6:30pm
September 8, 2010 – 6:30pm – At Mineral Springs Park Pavilion
September 10, 11, 12 – FESTIVAL WEEKEND
September 22, 2010 – 6:30pm
October 20, 2010 – 6:30pm
November 6, 2010 – Wrap Up Party at Pekin Insurance Lodge
November 17, 2010 – 6:30pm (2011 Committee)

Monday, November 9, 2009

Marigold Committee Wrap Party

The Marigold Festival Committee wrapped up the 2009 festival year with a party. Retiring committee members Rose Marie Hasler, Doug Snell, Jan Becker and Jullie Nelson were recognized, as was this year's chairperson, Camille McCarty and last year's chairperson, Greg Henderson. You can see pictures from this event at: http://picasaweb.google.com/PekinChamber/MarigoldCommitteeWrapParty#