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IVADA

PERU — Illinois Valley Activity Directors’ Association held its meeting on Oct. 14 at Liberty Restaurant in Peru. Jackie Latsch, president, from Heritage Health-Mendota led the business meeting. Donna Barsztailtis, Spring Valley Nursing Center, did the roll call.

Jolene Kulpa, Spring Valley Nursing Center, gave the treasurer’s report. Barb Hoffman, Morris Healthcare, gave an education report about the upcoming speakers for 2014.

Chairperson Kathy Conner, Heritage Health-Streator, gave the publicity report.

Chris Thompson of Princeton shared information she attained while attending the Illinois Activity Professionals Association convention.

Members discussed Halloween and Veterans Day programs.

Lisa Geisler, AD CAP, spoke to the group on new program ideas. Members voted to have the Christmas luncheon at Starved Rock Lodge at noon Dec. 9. The next IVADA meeting will begin at noon Nov. 11 at Liberty Village in Peru.

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