Members met March 27 at Table Rock Senior Center. We discussed upcoming activities. Our lodge is a sponsor for one of the entertainers at the next Table Rock Day, August 10–19.
Secretary Deb Blecha purchased socks, underwear, shampoo, conditioner, and hand soap for the Nebraska flood victims. Our lodge gave money to the Living History Day at Table Rock. We continue to have monthly Bingo at the senior center.
Our lodge will participate in the Watermelon Feed at the Pawnee County Fair.
Director Terry Hynek reported there will be no District 2 Meeting this year. The State Meeting is at No. 9, Morse Bluff on June 1.
On June 29, we enjoyed a chicken dinner at the Table Rock Senior Center. Afterwards, they sponsored Bingo to a large crowd with a garden party. Special hats were awarded as prizes, which was fun for all there.
Our lodge bought a brick with our lodge name for the Cancer Memorial Garden at Humboldt.
There is a fund to raise money for Madison Plager, who is deaf and legally blind, so she can go the Iowa School for the deaf. We donated money to the fund. The check was given to her grandma, Sput Turnbull, manager of the Table Rock Senior Center. Since we donated there, it was decided to buy the brick later in the year when we have more funds coming in.
The lodge co-sponsored a watermelon booth at the Pawnee County Fair on July 5 with a free-will donation taken.
It was requested that the lodge play Bingo on the third Wednesday of the month.
Members met at the Table Rock Senior Center. Elsie Tomek turned in coupons for education that she had collected.
Members discussed the District Meeting held April 29. Treasurer Deb paid rent to the Development Corporation. She also bought meal tickets at the Senior Center and gift certificates at Dens Country Meats for prizes at the District Meeting.
Howard Blecha is feeling much better at home after being sick.
Members met on February 28 for a lunch at the senior center. Following lunch, we hosted a Bingo beach party with leis and hurricane drinking glasses with umbrellas.
The Blecha’s hosted their lambing with the Pawnee City Preschool and Table Rock Head Start students on January 29 and 31. We made a donation to Garrison Droge as he recovers from heart surgery.
The District 2 Meeting is 2 p.m. on April 29 at the Senior Center with Bob, Fran, Larry, and Elaine Blecha showing slides of their trip to the Czech Republic. Prizes and lunch will follow.
Call 877-935-2467 to speak with a Western Fraternal Life Representative.