Theta Beta Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi met at the home of Rose Van Volkenburg, Sherman, on June 7 for the sorority's fun night with all members as co-hostesses. Joyce Anderson presided over the business meeting. Guest was Deanna Sands from Sherman.
The chapter's Daphna S. Petersen Annual Art Award was presented to Chautauqua Lake Central School senior, Emily Bukowski. Daphna S. Petersen was the chapter sponsor until her death at the age of 86. She was a well-known advocate for women and a local Art Education Teacher
Each member donated a basket filled with either cleaning supplies or personal items for the Agnes Safe house, in Jamestown, which provides a safe haven for women who are affected by violence. These baskets will be given to the women to help in setting up their new living accommodations.
The chapter will resume their meetings in September with the first one on Sept. 6 at the home of Diane Brosius.