2020 Annual Meeting


2020 Annual Meeting Minutes
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2020 BCHS Year-End Treasurer Report
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ANNUAL MEETING NOTICE


With health and safety in mind due to COVID-19, the Bremer County Historical Society (BCHS) Board of

Directors made the decision to conduct the 2021 Annual Meeting of the members by mail-in ballot only.


IN LIEU OF A MEETING OF THE MEMBERS OF BCHS, this notice is being sent to the membership for the following

purposes:


1) Election of 2022 Board of Directors

2) Approval of the 2020 Annual Meeting Minutes and Treasurer Report

The listed documents can be obtained as follows:

Website: bremercountyhistoricalsociety.org (under Annual Meeting)

Call and leave message to request and arrange hard copies: 319-352-1862


On Thursday, January 13, 2022 the Board of Directors will meet at the Waverly Civic Center in Waverly, Iowa. An

appointed teller (non-board member) will be present to count the ballots for the Board of Directors election, as

well as for the 2020 Annual Meeting Minutes and Treasurer Report.


Member participation for the BCHS Annual Meeting and Director Election will be by mail-in ballot only.


On behalf of BCHS’ membership, the Board of Directors would like to share our thanks to Merlene DeVries for

her tireless work as a volunteer in various capacities, including being a Board Director! Though she has decided

to no longer serve on the board, we have been grateful for her service in that role!


The incumbent directors, listed below, have agreed to be nominated to serve for the 2022 year:


Priscilla Blanchard, Waverly

Jill Everding, Denver

Dave Huser, Waverly

Barb Lovejoy-Hess, Waverly

Gena Mackamul, Waverly

Rosemary Weidler, Shell Rock


DATED this 20th day of December, 2021

BREMER COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY


Rosemary Weidler, Secretary


Bremer County Historical Society and Museum

402 W. Bremer Ave, Waverly, IA 50677 Phone: 319-352-1862


Email: bremercountyhistoricalsociety@gmail.com Website: bremercountyhistoricalsociety.org



EVENTS & ACCOMPLISHMENTS


NEW IN 2021

  • Wartburg College Renaissance Fair

  • Joined Waverly Chamber of Commerce

  • “Cruising Thru History” Fundraiser Events (Waverly & Janesville historical sites)

BCHS EVENT WATCH LIST FOR 2022

  • Museum Opening Day (May)

  • Heritage Days Parade (July)

  • Other community parades throughout Bremer County (Summer)

  • Cruising Thru History (Watch for your town to be featured)

  • Wartburg College Renaissance Fair and Homecoming Parade (October)

  • Vintage Flea Market (November)

  • Waverly’s Christmas Greetings on Main (December)

  • Festival of Trees at Wartburg College (December)

  • Denver’s Old Fashioned Christmas (December)


OTHER ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • Promotional Speaking/Tour Engagements

  • Promotional activities resulted in monetary support, sales of Individual Season Passes, and future collaboration of community support of future events.</