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Delta Kappa Gamma Society International
The Gamma Upsilon Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International held their first meeting on Sept. 23 at the home of member Porsha Smith. This meeting was a celebration of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International's 75th anniversary.
Charter members were invited to attend by special invitation. Eight charter members were able to accept and attend.
Gamma Upsilon celebrated with an outdoor BBQ supper overlooking a pit fire. Candles scattered through the woods made for a delightful fall evening meeting.
Charter members shared memorabilia with the group. A former member brought the black lace dress she wore to her swearing in ceremony. She had carefully preserved it over the years. Other charter members shared old photos and certificates, much nostalgia and warmth was exchanged.
Dian Brewton, director for Community Schools of Transylvania County, gave the program for the evening. A lively talk was presented to members regarding how her office gets the news out about what's happening in our local schools: of significance, the good news.
Members and guests shared conversations well into the dark of night. Everyone left for home with a strong feeling that a special celebration had taken place.