COSHOCTON -- Coshocton Business and Professional Women (BPW) met at The Sportzone on June 15 with guest Stephanie Conrad.

State Non-Dues Chair Liz Herrell installed the 2015-2016 officers: President Carey McMasters, Jacob Vanaman Agency; vice president Rosemary Turner, Jacobs Vanaman Agency; recording secretary Kathy Revay, chief deputy clerk, Clerk of Courts Office; and corresponding secretary Doris Parkhill, JII retiree. Treasurer Sheila Mayse, MSW Solutions, was unable to attend.

Upcoming activities include WPEA Conference on July 23-25 in Greensboro, N.C.; and an Individual Development (ID) Course on Oct. 17 and 31 at Agents Realty and Auction Service and Fortune Boot Shop building. Marilyn Lauvray and Mary Mason are the co-chairs for the ID class. For information or to register, call 740-622-8573.

Linnet Lowe, Cake Auction chair, said the 10th annual BPW Cake Auction would be held during First Friday, Aug. 7 at the Civic Center. Public viewing and voting for Most Unusual and People's Choice is from 1 to 6 p.m., with the auction beginning at 7 p.m. Entry forms will be available soon. She confirmed express check out and credit card use would be available this year.

The next meeting will be a social picnic on Aug. 17 at 6 p.m., location TBA.

For information, contact Sheila Mayse at 740-502-3047 or at coshoctonbpw@gmail.com.

Membership is open to men and women, employed and unemployed. BPW's mission is to achieve equity for all women in the workplace through advocacy, education and information.