Seniors

Washington County Senior Services Menu – September 13, 2017

Make your reservation and enjoy a meal with friends at either of the sites. Besides offering a hot nutritious meal, we also offer a wide range of information and assistance. If you know anyone who would benefit from home delivered meals or any other services, please call either sites. Transportation is available by appointment; all

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Happy Home Hour Visits Old Capitol

The HAPPY HOME HOUR unit enjoyed a day of visiting the Old Capitol Building and various craft shops in Vandalia on August 23. Attending were, FROM LEFT, Judy Jones, Nancy Russell, Marietta Dahncke, Julie Schroeder, Sandy Tomaszewski and Jane Nelms.

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August Quilt Of The Month

The quilt winner for the month of August for the Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church Altar Sodality is Shelley Bochantin of Nashville. The quilt was donated by Cheryl Ruggles, Rosemary Gogolek, Sophie Wisneski, Sara Bauza and Joyce Bauza.

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Friendly Homemakers Visit Kretzer’s In June

The Friendly Homemakers unit members met on June 1, 2017 at Kretzer’s in Hoyleton. Eleven members answered to roll call by telling, “What is your clutter problem?” Members took turns reading about the lesson: Simplify Your Life By De-Cluttering. There was discussion about our free month outing and a decision was to go to Roemer

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Friendly Homemakers Visit Roemer Topf

FROM LEFT, BACK ROW, Laverne Thorson, Fern Turpin, Eunice Witte, Lorraine Haake, Ann Schnitker, Marilyn Suedmeyer and Doris Meier. FRONT ROW, Janice Nierman, Norma Tucker, Gerri Schnitker, and Gerri Twenhafel. The Washington County Association for Home and Community Education Program has a regular monthly unit meetings except for July and August (designated as a free

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Lamplighters Tour Centralia Carillon

A group of HCE members, friends, and family had a guided tour of Centralia Carillon for their August outing. Roy Kroezen, a carillonist, pictured standing at the back gave a special concert for those on the tour. A few adventurous souls climbed the 160 foot tower. Following the tour the group enjoyed lunch at Jade.

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U Of I Extension Sponsoring Kentucky Day Trip September 27

U Of I Extension Sponsoring KY Day Trip Sept. 27 There will be a day trip to Kentucky on September 27, sponsored by the Washington County Extension Center. The day’s trip will include stops at the National Quilt Museum, the chocolate factory, and Patty’s 1880s Settlement. The cost is $83, which is all-inclusive. The deadline

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NARFE Chapter #688 Meeting

The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Chapter #688 will meet at Ryan’s Steakhouse in Mt. Vernon, Illinois on Monday, August 21, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. All Federal Employees are invited to our meeting whether you are a member of NARFE or not. For information, contact the NARFE Service Center at Scott Air Force Base

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Willow Branch HCE July Meeting

The Willow Branch HCE met for lunch and a meeting at The China Inn. Helen Marcks presided at the meeting. An interesting lesson on scams, identity theft, and credit reports was given by Ella York assistant Attorney General, Carbondale office. Plans for the get-together for the month of August where discussion Recipes for the International

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