**We kindly ask that if this is your first meeting to please arrive at least 15 minutes early so we can introduce ourselves to you and give you some information about our group.  Thank you Wendy/Chapter Leader....
 
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    March 21 meeting 7p.m.
    Topic:  Strategies for Beating the Winter (or anytime) Blues
 
    April 18 meeting 7p.m.
    Topic:  A Guide for Hope & Healing - A tape by Darcie Sims
 
    May 16th meeting 7p.m.
    Topic:  How Have I made Progress or Have Moved Forward in My Grief Journey
 
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****May 27th MEMORIAL DAY SERVICE & PICNIC  and WALK TO REMEMBER****
This years picnic and walk will be held at the Vilas Park Shelter. The benches are located near the playground.  There is parking  next to the shelter. The walk will start at 9:30 a.m. leaving from the shelter for a slow easy 2 mile walk.  The service will follow at 11:00 a.m. and lunch at noon.  Brats and hotdogs will be provided.  PLEASE bring a dish to pass.  Plates, cups, napkins, utensils, coffee and lemonade will all be provided.  Parents/grandparents/siblings and friends are all welcome!! PLEASE note that we will not be placing our childs name on benchs at the park until the renovation has been completed and we are granted space for a new bench.  Names will be engraved on a metal plate attached to a wooden plaque for display the day of the service. These names are then stored for safe keeping until such time they can be attached to a bench in the future. 
 
     Please complete the form that is located in the newsletter and forward to DONNA KNICKMEYER  at W14118 Selwood Drive Prairie du Dac WI 53578. Please call Donna if you have any questions 608-643-4543.  We require your childs complete name including middle name, your name and address, and phone. There is no charge to place your childs name on the plaque but donations are appreciated. Names MUST BE RECEIVED no later than April 30th. Names go to the engraver May 1st!!
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