President, Nita Collier opened the meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance. Reo Calender gave the prayer for the meeting and the meal.
Merlean Thompson, Secretary, read the minutes from the last meeting. No corrections. Approved as read.
Gloria Kennedy, Treasurer, gave the treasury report. It was approved for audit.
Sunshine Lady, Stella Morris sent cards for February birthdays; Ray Drost, Margaret Baker, James Hulsey and Paul Newman, for March birthdays; Betty Harrelson and Morris Kyser. And a “Thinking of You” card to Billy Brown.
Entertainment for this meeting was the singing group “Mike’s Friends” from Forest Home Baptist Church.
Jambalaya was served for lunch with other side dishes and desserts.
Some members stayed after the meeting to play Yahtzee or Mexican train. Everyone is welcome to play.
We are always looking for new members. Dues are $3.00 per year.
Guest in attendance – 2; Laverne Mercer and Rita Aten
Members in attendance – 23
NEW Members - 2; Anne Waller and Kathy Fournier
Ginger Anglin, Margaret Baker, Sylvia Bennett, Reo Calender, Sue Clements, Nita Collier, Dave Conner, Eva Nell Drost, Ray Drost, Leona Halbert, Doris Hampton, Betty Harrelson, Judy Irving, Gloria Kennedy, Carolyn Mangum, Sally Melton, Katherine Miller, Debbie Moore, Stella Morris, Joyce Riddles, Merlean Thompson, Nita Woodcock and Ruth Yielding.
Everyone 55 and over is welcome to attend our meetings and enjoy the fellowship and entertainment. Our next meeting will be March 13, 2019 at the Lions Club building, 307 N Rusk St. We begin at 11:15 with a short business meeting then enjoy either bingo or guest entertainment at 11:30. Dinner is at 12:00.
Meeting adjourned at 12:45