Written by Hillsboro Free Press Tuesday, 08 May 2012 14:53
TEEN plans to meet May 16 in Marion
The Technology Excellence in Education Network will have its regular meeting at 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 16 at the USD 408 central office at 101 N. Thorp, Marion.
For more information, call Brandi Hendrix at 620-877-0237.
‘Circles of Hope’ topic of lake dinner
The Marion County Park and Lake Chat and Dine Club is having a potluck dinner Saturday, May 12.
According to organizers, all dinners this year will be on the second Saturday of the month to avoid the numerous activities that occur on the first weekends.
Lake resident Jackie Volbrecht will bring a presentation on the Circles of Hope organization at the meeting.
This group was a sponsor for the Guinness World Record marshmallow event.
Everyone is encouraged to come and hear about the organization and what they plan to accomplish.
For more information, call 620-382-2900.
PRIDE group to meet May 21
The Marion PRIDE organization will meet at noon May 21 at Marion City Library for the purpose of a downtown beautification grant, said Pam Bowers, with PRIDE.
Deadline May 11 to sign up for physical
Centre High School is conducting school athletic/activity physicals through the St. Luke Clinic in Marion from 9 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. May 15.
Any sixth through 11th grade student is encouraged to get a physical to participate in sports or other activities next year.
The cost is $10 and the check should be made out to: “St. Luke Medical Clinic.”
The deadline to sign up for a physical is Friday, May 11, said Greg Wyatt, athletic director.
Local artists display work at library
An exhibit of local artists is on display at Hillsboro Public Library, 120 E. Grand Ave., through the month of May.
The artists are from Letty Enns’ painting group and the work is in the medium of pencil, oil and watercolor.
Featured artists are Geneva Becker, Doris Guhr, Shirley Reusser, Bill Kueser, Mary Summers, Joan Heinrichs, Jeanie Funk, Pam Risen and Enns.
For more information, call the library at 947-3827.