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This page was last updated on: March 4, 2017
Established January 16, 2001
As of March 18,2014 we are no longer affiliated with the
Red Hat Society
Have Fun, Do Good, Make Friends, Always Eat Dessert First
Motto: Keep Flashin'
THE ROYAL COURT
Royal Diva Gloria, DooDad=
Directress of our Directories and Dogood
AUXILIARY MEMBERS OF THE COURT - 2016
Gypsy Jeanne, Keeper of the Gold
Honorable Consultant, Dowager Queen Mum
Marilyn - Mistress of Mayhem & Birthdays
Their Royal Highnies Co-Hysterians - Cheryl and Brenda
Celebrating Our Sisterhood
Chapter Membership Directory
will be emailed in February and August.
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Red Hat Flashes! Spirit Award
In 2002 we decided to honor the woman who had during the past year exhibited the most enthusiasm
and represented the true red hat spirit.
So each year we will pass out ballots
for our members to vote based on
and wearing of our colors
2002 Mary B Royal Knave of Nametags
2003 Baroness Barbara
2004 Lady Elaine
2005 Lady Linda "Laughs-a-Lot"
2006 Mistress Marilyn
2007 Lady Jane DooDaa
2008 Countess Carole
2009 Empress Peggy
2011 Her Royal Highnie Cheryl
2012 Royal Contessa Barb
2013 Divine Diva Vi
2014 Gypsy Jeanne
2015 Queen Mum Carolin
Retired Auxiliary Court Members
Deserving of Proper Respect and Honor
for Services Rendered
Mary B, Royal Knave Emerita 2001 - 2004
Sue D, Contessa de Coins Emerita 2004 - 2005
Diva de Dineros Dorena 2005 - 2006 ( no longer an active member)
Her Royal Hysterian Vice Neighbor Vi 2005-2007
Lady Jane Directress of Appropriations 2006-2010
Lady "Laughs-a-Lot" Linda Court Videographer 2001-2010
Baroness Barbara Court Musician 2001-2010
Countess de CoCoNuts Carole Raffle-er 2002-2010
Royal Contessa Sleeps-a-lot Barbara 2010-2014
Lady Jane Directress of our Directories 2010-2014
Contessa de Coins Sue, Keeper of the Queen's Purse 2010-2014
Mistress of Mayhem, Convention Chairdame 2005-2014
Raffle'er Divine Diva Vi 2010-2014
Vice Mother Marie (2001-2010) WWW. Marie Webmistress(2001-2015)
28 Judy Craver
Red Hat Flashes!
Spirit Award for 2015
Queen Mum Carolin Cefaratti
Voted for by her peers based on
her part in organizing the Red Hat Flashes Club and serving as the first Queen and for her continued service and support for the club.
Cheryl Smith - Please keep Cheryl in your prayers and thoughts as she begins her new life in North Carolina.
Dear Red Hat Flashes Sisters,
Ten members joined Gloria M. and me on January 24th at Sammie's Restaurant for dinner. Everyone was glad to see each other and catch up on individual news.
It didn't take long to get down to business to discuss what is happening with our club. After lots of discussion, voting, and voting again ... the following is what we came up with!
1. We miss seeing each other!
2. We will still be the Red Hat Flashes.
3. We are keeping the website.
4. We will meet six times in the year for lunch or dinner.
5. Our gatherings during the winter months will be for a luncheon.
6. Spring/Summer months-our gatherings will be a dinner at 6:00 PM. Guests are welcome for the dinners and luncheons.
7. We have scheduled the second Thursday of every other month to schedule our get-togethers.
8. Mark your Calendars now and SAVE These Dates:
March 9 Luncheon-O'Charley's at Chapel Hill (11:30 AM)
May 11 Dinner
July 13 Dinner
Sept 14 Luncheon
Nov 9 Luncheon
9. March 9 Luncheon will be at 11:30 AM at O'Charley's in the Chapel Hill Plaza area, in front of Home Depot.
Anyone attending the March lunch should bring restaurant suggestions. Votes will be taken at that time.
10. Following the March gathering, I will re-publish the dates with the restaurants we chose so everyone can plan ahead.
So, that explains what we decided to try. Not collecting dues right now -if we get low on funds, I will let you know. Keeping things simple and we still get to see each other. Hooray!!
Hugs to all! See you on March 9th
Looking forward to seeing everyone very soon,
Hugs, Queen Elaine