The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy.
For the annual meeting program, League member Sue Maxwell described the historical development of Negwegon State Park and the pivotal role played by the Alpena LWV. Eric Ostrander, DNR Supervisor, informed guests and members of Negwegon's present and current policies.
We also honored our 50 year members:
Pictured left to right: Marion Dunckel, Florence Stibitz, Vernie Nethercut, Sue Maxell. Missing is Dolly Zeller.
Pauline Buchner and Doris Feys were newly elected to serve as League Co-Presidents. Rose Frost, Dottie Haase, Mary O'Neil, Sue Maxwell and Anne Nave were elected to serve on the board, and MaryAnn Crawford was elected as Co-Secretary. Returning board members include Trina Borenstein, Jennifer Dutcher and Vernie Nethercut and Co-Secretary Ann Hardesty