I opened at my gym, hips, thighs, shoulders, and misc: a good outlet for the adrenalin that was building in anticipation of the big event that night.
Early in the day, I got a text msg that really lifted my spirits.
After eating lunch at home, I called Kiedrowski’s World Famous Bakery in Amherst, and ordered a plate of Snoogles for the event in the evening.
Sharon and I drove over, and picked it up. Back home, I went over last minute details, and then we went over to Costco‘s, where we picked up the two party plates I had ordered: sandwiches on one, and shrimp on another, as well as supplies.
I drove over to Independence – getting there early, and many began appearing to help with set up as well. The event – a culmination of weeks of planning – exceeded even my highest expectations!
Americans United, with help and co-operation from ACS, CFI, and CFT, packed the big meeting room to hear Katherine Stewart
give an excellent, entertaining, and enlightening presentation on her new book: