Barbershop Singers hold Annual Awards/Installation Banquet Feb. 7

The Dunn County Chapter of the Barbershop Harmony Society presented special awards and installed the 2017 Officers and Board Members on February 7, 2017 at Mom’s On Main restaurant in Colfax.

Dave McNaughton of Menomonie was presented the 2016 “Barbershopper Of The Year” award (BOTY) by Craig Schultz. McNaughton was recognized for his leadership and outstanding contribution to the Chapter throughout the year.

Tom Casey of Mondovi was presented with the 2016 “Music Director’s Award” by director Dan Heike. Casey was recognized for outstanding contribution in the area of Music Performance and support for the chapter.

Both award recipients are members of the Dunn County Chapter of Barbershop Harmony Singers.

Peter Jarnberg, 10,000 Lakes Division Counselor, installed members Dan Heike (Director), Pat Hogan and Randy Knaack (Assistant Directors) and chapter officers Gary Thorson (President), Craig Schultz (Secretary), Steve Brantner (Treasurer), Barry Dietsche (VP Chapter Development), Dave McNaughton (VP Music/Performance and VP Youth in Harmony), Pat Mulheron (VP Marketing/PR), Tom Casey (VP Program), Darrell Hoepner (Member-at-large).

The Chapter is preparing for its 48th Annual Harmony Show “Huckleberry Harmony”, to be performed on Saturday April 22, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in the Colfax High School, Martin Anderson Gymnasium. Featured guests are the Northern Light Chorus from the Dunn County Chapter, 2016 Land O’ Lakes District Gold Medalist Quartet, “Ruckus”, 2016 Land O’ Lakes Silver Medalist Quartet “Underground” plus much more!

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