Cottonwood Senior Citizens; Grangeville Senior Citizens; YWCA to offer series of discussion groups in Kamiah; Kiwanis of Grangeville
On Dec. 10, 15 members of the Big Cedar Homemakers (BCH) club met at Lorna Olsen’s house for the annual Christmas party and ornament exchange. We had one guest, Dana Keyser’s grandson, Caden. Members arrived with items for the food bank which were delivered later that day.
At the November meeting, two members set up inexpensive 30-foot antenna supports in the parking lot with two types of HF wire antennas. All members present viewed the antenna setups and received an explanation of how to set up the antennas in the field.
Agnes Hill opened the Nov. 25 meeting of the Pioneer Senior Citizens with the Pledge of Allegiance. Larry Clark gave the dinner prayer. The only guest this week was Anthony Forsmann, son of Tiffany Forsmann, our cook.
Agnes Hill opened the Nov. 4 meeting of the Pioneer Senior Citizens with the Pledge of Allegiance and also led the dinner prayer. Guests were Joe and Dianna Didier and J.D. Lauer.
The Nov. 3 meeting was opened with the Pledge of Allegiance led by Roy Powell and the prayer was given by Barbara Essen. The free dinner went to Patsy Meyers. There were 72 meals and 32 takeout meals served.
The Good Neighbor Award was recently given to Elayne and Pat Murphy of Battle Ridge. Walking into their one-acre-plus yard is like walking into another world containing spacious open gardens with a cottage garden-style feeling to them.
On Oct 11 and 12 several club members participated in the simulated emergency test for the state of Idaho ARES (Amateur Radio Emergency Service). Each hour of the 24-hour exercise, communications were established with stations throughout Idaho.
Agnes Hill opened the Oct. 28 meeting of the Pioneer Senior Citizens with the Pledge of Allegiance and also led the dinner prayer. Guests were the Old Time Fiddlers. Also Jeanette Chelini and Amy Ratcliff came over with Mary Purdy. Amy is Mary’s daughter.
The Oct. 27 meeting was opened with the Pledge of Allegiance led by Stanley Modrell and the prayer by Jim Myers. The free dinner came to Julia Dreadfulwater. There were 51 meals and 35 takeout meals served.
Dolores VonBargen opened the Oct. 21 meeting of the Pioneer Senior Citizens with the Pledge of Allegiance and also led the dinner prayer. There were no guests this week. There were 45 meals served with 14 takeouts. Diane Schultz won the free dinner.
The Oct. 20 meeting was opened with the Pledge of Allegiance led by Stanley Modrell and the prayer was given by Shirley Crane.
Rough Riders met in Grangeville Oct. 15. Those present were Rachel, Kortney, Hailey, Bella, Demi, Macenzie, Micaela, Iseyda and Colby. Leaders present were Debbie and Lisa. Several parents were there as well.
On Oct. 8, nine members of the Big Cedar Homemakers Club met at the Big Cedar Schoolhouse with two guests, Jo Hinds and Caron Turner.
Grangeville Senior Citizens; Cottonwood Senior Citizens; Kiwanis meet in Grangeville