The September 28, 2015 LSCRTA General Membership meeting was held at Festivities Unlimited in Ottawa Illinois. After our business meeting with the election of officers Chris Dvorak, LaSalle, Marshall, Putnam Counties ROE Superintendent of Schools spoke to us. Featured guest speakers were IRTA Executive Director Jim Bachman, TRS Director of Outreach Rich Frankenfeld and LaSalle County Sheriff Tom Templeton. NCI Artwork president Chris Coughlin and member Sue Johnson also spoke to us. In addition we held a Bucks for Books drawing and a prize drawing. We concluded with a socially interactive luncheon.
The 7 Bucks for Books schools winning a $100 check from LSCRTA this year were: Grand Ridge, Harding, Parkside, Leland, Seneca South, Waltham North and Northview in Peru.