It was a night to remember with vocal acts, variety acts, and Sign-S-Song performances as well as the announcements of new Junior and Youth Ambassadors.
National Grange Lecturer Jim Tetreault co-hosted the event with Illinois State Grange Lecturer Trisha Renken and Michigan State Grange Lecturer Sharon Poplar.
He said the Evening of Excellence was “a spectacular showcase of talent and passion in the Grange.”
National Grange Youth Development Director Charlene Espenshade led a portion of the program in which she introduced 11 youth ambassadors from seven different states.
“These young people are an incredible asset to their communities and our organizations,” Espenshade said. “I was impressed and amazed at some of the projects they have been part of or spearheaded…”
Highlights of the Event included musical acts, skits, Sign-A-Songs and speeches.
National Grange Junior Development Director Lillian Booth announced Morgan Browning of Washington as the 2014-15 Junior Ambassador.