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Tucson Singing

Sonora Cohousing, Tucson, Arizona

February 28 - March 1, 2009

Saturday, February 28

The 5th annual Tucson Singing was called to order by Sue Hanson leading 40. J.P. Thom-Gronachan led opening prayer.

The following officers were elected or appointed: Chairlady—Sue Hanson; Arranging Committee—Maggie Leonard and Sue Hanson; Treasurer—Paige Winslett; Secretary—Erika Roush.

Leaders: Gaylon Powell 203; Hans Guttman 365; Donna Sewell 171; Dave McPherson 430; Lori Rodgers 454; Janet Morgan 77t; Jerry Schreiber 66; Chloe Webb 81t; Pete Mathewson 515; Nancy Nortz 71; Craig Averill 49b; Erika Roush 455; J.P. Thom-Gronachan 324; Paige Winslett 178; Tony Park 299; Maggie Leonard 99.


Sue Hanson reconvened the class leading 82t. Leaders: Gaylon Powell 312b; Hans Guttman 28b; Susie Mathewson 145b; Dave McPherson 282;

Lori Rodgers 196; Janet Morgan 460; Jerry Schreiber 473; Chloe Webb 270; Pete Mathewson 496; Nancy Nortz 34b; Craig Averill 145t; Erika Roush 276; J.P. Thom-Gronachan 268; Paige Winslett 452; Maggie Leonard 344; Tony Park 551; Sue Hanson 556; Gaylon Powell 542; Hans Guttman 549; Donna Sewell 63; Susie Mathewson 569b; Dave McPherson 300; Lori Rodgers 222; Janet Morgan 105; Jerry Schreiber 474; Chloe Webb 35; Pete Mathewson 369. J.P. Thom-Gronachan offered thanks for the noon meal.


Sue Hanson brought the class back to order leading 117. Leaders: Nancy Nortz 288; Craig Averill 159; Erika Roush 228; J.P. Thom-Gronachan

535; Tony Park 84; Susie Mathewson 32t; Jerry Schreiber 260; Donna Sewell 107; Gaylon Powell 240; Lori Rodgers 480; Maggie Leonard 81b; Erika Roush 163t; Dave McPherson 128; Nancy Nortz 38b; Janet Morgan 106; Pete Mathewson 501; Chloe Webb 490; Hans Guttman 503; J.P. Thom-Gronachan 181; Craig Averill 55; Paige Winslett 148; Tony Park 163b; Jerry Schreiber 333; Donna Sewell 146; Gaylon Powell 272; Lori Rodgers 143; Maggie Leonard 122; Erika Roush 334; Dave McPherson 183.

Announcements were made. Nancy Nortz led 209 as the closing song. J.P. Thom-Gronachan offered the closing prayer, and the class was dismissed.

Sunday, March 1

The Sunday session of the Tucson Singing was called to order by Sue Hanson leading 479. The morning prayer was offered by J.P. Thom-Gronachan.

Leaders: Pete Mathewson 313b; Nancy Nortz 312b; Dave McPherson 59; Janet Morgan 87; Hans Guttman 34t; Gaylon Powell 297; Susie Mathewson 147t; Jerry Schreiber 220; Donna Sewell 448b; Craig Averill 159; Lori Rodgers 142; Erika Roush 48b; J.P. Thom-Gronachan 47b; Paige Winslett 42; Maggie Leonard 318; Marion Lewis 401; Sue Hanson 280; Pete Mathewson 89; Nancy Nortz 315; Dave McPherson 290; Janet Morgan 114.


The class was called back together by Sue Hanson leading 49t. A memorial lesson was conducted by Sue Hanson. She read the names of the following sick and housebound: Marie Smith, Bonnie Jacob, Dick Stein, Ophelia Matthews, Myra Palmer, Mick McKernan, Mike Garrett, Diana Carpenter, and Brenda Hoeck. J.P. Thom-Gronachan offered prayer, and led 45t.

The following deceased were remembered: Gerald Hand—New Mexico; John Etheridge—Florida; Mr. Lonnie Rogers’s brother—Georgia; Betsy Yung—Vermont; Grace Baldridge—California; Antonio—Arizona. Donna and sisters led 379 in memory of the deceased.

Leaders: Hans Guttman 340; Gaylon Powell 538; Susie Mathewson 47t; Chloe Webb 512; Jerry Schreiber 528; Craig Averill 319; Erika Roush 472; J.P. Thom-Gronachan 358; Paige Winslett 58; Maggie Leonard 38t; Sue Hanson 347; Pete Mathewson 39t; Nancy Nortz 385b; Dave McPherson 189; Hans Guttman 37b; Gaylon Powell 39b; Susie Mathewson 79; Chloe Webb 137; Jerry Schreiber 131t; Craig Averill 285t. J.P. Thom-Gronachan offered thanks for the noon meal.


Erika Roush brought the class back to order for the afternoon session by leading 31t. Leaders: J.P. Thom-Gronachan 428; Maggie Leonard 168; Paige Winslett 474; Susie Mathewson 497; Dave McPherson 341; Sue Hanson 481; Gaylon Powell 467; Nancy Nortz 547; Hans Guttman 499; Pete Mathewson 373; Jerry Schreiber 236; Craig Averill 86; Erika Roush 277; J.P. Thom-Gronachan 66; Paige Winslett 34b.


The class was called back to order by Maggie Leonard leading 77b. Leaders: Sue Hanson 504; Gaylon Powell 225b; Nancy Nortz 171; Hans Guttman 112; Pete Mathewson 147b; Jerry Schreiber 327; Maggie Leonard 566; Erika Roush 383; J.P. Thom-Gronachan 192; Paige Hanson 535; Jerry Schreiber 198; Sue Hanson 203; Craig Averill 49b.

J.P. Thom-Gronachan led 62 as the closing song, and offered the closing prayer. The class was dismissed.

Chairlady—Sue Hanson; Secretary—Erika Roush