Year-end FCCLA banquet takes Las Vegas theme

On May 4, the Centre FCCLA Chapter hosted its end-of-the-year banquet,

with the theme ?FCCLA, Las Vegas Style.?

The members and guests drew lucky cards for their meal, enjoyed bingo

with door prizes and was entertained by the guest speaker, Alyssa

Ryff, and her talk on ?Taking chances, playing your cards right, get


During the banquet, new officers were elected, including Renee

Ecklund, president; Chrissy Cheever, vice president; Cindy Kahns,

secretary/treasurer; Denise Beneke, district and student council

representative; Heather Tajchman, points/parliamentarian; and Diane

Kahns, Diane Ecklund and BJ Beneke, chapter parents.

Honors also were presented to several members. Crystal Goza, Alyssa

Ryff, Heather Tajchman, Denise Beneke, Chrissy Cheever, Renee Ecklund

and Cindy Kahns received the Speak Out for FCCLA honor.

Other members receiving honors were Heather Tajchman, A Better You;

Crystal Goza and Denise Beneke, Take the Lead; Lindsay Matz and

Stephanie Klenda, Working on Working; Crystal Goza, Completed all 5

Powers and Outstanding FCCLA Member; and Lindsay Matz and Alyssa Ryff,

FCCLA Senior Scholarship.

Members lettering this year were Heather Tajchman, second year; Denise

Beneke, Chrissy Cheever, Renee Ecklund, Crystal Goza and Cindy Kahns,

third year; Lindsay Matz, Elizabeth Millie and Alyssa Ryff, fourth

year; and Janet Matz, Mary Ann Millie and Donita Ryff,

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