CDRW members took baskets with a Life Saver theme to our local law enforcement officers including the CCSO, DCSO, East Wenatchee Police, Wenatchee Police and the Washington State Patrol on August 24, 2021
New officers were installed by WFRW President Dee Drewry at the December meeting.
On January 4, we held a Zoom panel discussion with Washington State Republican Legislators including from the12th District Representatives Steele and Goehner, from the 25th Kelly Chambers, from the 16th Skyler Rude, and by phone, Jeremie DuFault from the 17th. Our discussion was facilitated by Dee Drewry and Vicki Malloy. We are so very grateful for them taking time out of their busy schedules, for their preparation, and the insights they shared with us.
Our Guest Speaker for February's meeting was Marlene Pfeifer, Washington State Republican Party National Committeewoman.
Our speaker for our March meeting was Jacob Yu, who talked with us about living in China.
Chris Cargill from the Washington Policy Center was our guest speaker. He talked about the 2021 Legislature.
National Federation of Republican Women, 1st Vice President, Eileen Sobjack was our guest speaker for our May meeting.
Our 12th District Legislators came to our meeting to give us a wrap-up on the 2021 legislative session for our June 2021 meeting.
Chelan County Sheriff Brian Burnett was our July guest speaker. He spoke about his trip to the Arizona/Mexico border.
Our August 2021 speaker was Cookie Hale who spoke to us about topics of critical race theory and social emotional learning.
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School board candidates from Manson, Chelan, Cascade, Wenatchee and East Wenatchee sat on a panel for our October 2021 meeting.
Madeline Brown attended our November meeting. She is the 2021-22 American Legion Auxiliary Post 10 Poppy Princess. She is a 10 year old student from Mission View Elementary School. $75 was donated for poppies made by hospitalized vets for special needs of veterans in our community. Madeline also read a poem Our CDRW member Lenora King spoke about attending the WFRW Biennial Meeting in October. Our meeting agenda was "Finding Your Voice." We discussed two topics; Inslee's eviction moratorium and election integrity.