Fidelis Gamma celebrates Alpha Delta Kappa month

Pictured accepting the treats was Nicole Drobish, Assistant Principal at the school. (Submitted photo)

WEIRTON — The West Virginia Fidelis Gamma Chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa met at Williams Country Club on Nov. 1, 2018. President Jerry DeFilippo called the meeting to order. Hostesses Lisa Subrick and Ruth Fuller provided beautiful fall decorations for the tables. Each member received a small pumpkin favor and treat bag. Susan Cullinan, WV Alpha Kappa Chapter was a guest.

Chaplain Lisa Subrick read a selection from “The Joy of Thanksgiving” and gave the blessing for the meal.

The October minutes were read by Bonnie Queses.

Alpha Delta Kappa Month Chairman Nancy Deters named the establishments that proclaimed October as Alpha Delta Kappa Month on their marquees – Lyles Auto in Follansbee, City of Weirton, The Studio, and New Cumberland Station Hill. Deters also delivered baskets of treats to Nicole Drobish, Assistant Principal, for the teachers and staff at Weirton Elementary School.

Altruistic Chairman Nancy Conley and Sandi Anderson are continuing to collect used magazines and small personal care items to distribute to local agencies. A thank you note was received from Weirton Medial Center for our donation of coloring books and crayons.

Courtesy Chairman Pat Accettolo gave a report on Get Well cards sent this month.

A Fraternity Education program was presented by Diane Higgins as she passed out pens and post it notes which were used in an activity stressing the nine characteristics of Alpha Delta Kappa / Mature Women.

Diane Higgins, Janet Benzo, Ruth Fuller, Carolyn Allison, and Jerry DeFilippo attended the Ohio Valley District meeting in Parkersburg on Nov. 27. They complimented Pi Chapter for hosting a warm and welcoming meeting.

Fidelis Gamma sisters are looking forward to the Tri-Chapter Christmas Brunch on Dec. 1 at Froehlich’s Classic Corner in Steubenville. Our three Chapters, Alpha Kappa , Alpha Tau, and Fidelis Gamma will join for a relaxing, fun time. This year Alpha Tau is host chapter with Shirley Washam and Donna Popovich as hostesses.

Members sang “The Lamp of Alpha Delta Kappa” for the closing.

Alpha Delta Kappa Month Chairman Nancy Deters presented three treat baskets to the staff at Weirton Elementary School in Weirton