The Riata Service Organization Meeting was held at the Eckert Memorial Library on October 25, 2011. The hostesses were Bertha Templeton and Bobbye Frazier.Judy Cordes, Vice President, introduced Ann Scarth, Wesley Nurse from The First United Methodist Church, as our guest speaker.K.K. Brannies, a civic committee member representative, told of the need to preserve the Odeon Theater. After discussion, Riata voted to make a $5,000 donation to The Odeon Preservation Association.Discussion of present fund raising efforts through the sale of tote bags resulted in 100 more bags being ordered. These are being sold by the civic committee, and they are also made available at Mason National Bank and Commercial Bank .