The 2012 Convention was held June 8-10 in St. Louis. Thanks to the second district for hosting the event. Clubs were recognized for membership and 32 clubs received Achievement Awards. We were honored to have NFRW 2nd Vice-president Kathy Brugger, California, join us for the weekend. Guest speaker for the Saturday evening banquet was Sharon Day, Co-Chairman of the Republican National Committee. It was announced convention 2013 will be May 31-June 2 in Springfield.