Daily Life 2-12-2020

Government surplus commodities Feb. 19

Government surplus commodities will arrive at senior centers in Marion County on Wednesday, Feb. 19.

Each site will distribute them according to their own schedule and may not distribute on the same day. Check with your local site for distribution schedule.

Lehigh residents pick up commodities at Main St. Ministries in Hillsboro. Durham residents pick up commodities at Marion Senior Center.

If there are no commodities left at your site please call the Marion County Dept. on Aging at 620-382-3580 to find out where commodities are available. The commodities are available to persons who are income-eligible and should be picked up from your local distribution site. This institution is an equal opportunity program.

To be eligible for commodities, your household’s total monthly income must be below:

Size             Income

1                   $1,354

2                   $1,832

3                   $2,311

4                   $2.790

5                   $3,269

For each additional family member add $479.


TEEN to hold meeting on Feb. 19

The Technology Excellence in Education Network (TEEN) will hold its regular monthly meeting at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 19.

The meeting will be held at the USD 410 District Office at 416 S. Date, Hillsboro, KS 67063. For questions or more information, please call Lena Kleiner at 620-877-0237.


Garden club to meet on Feb 27

The Town & Country Garden Club will be meeting at 7 p.m. on Feb 27 in the Goessel Community Room.

They will be having movie night.

Call Luanne Soukup at 620-747-2618 for more information.


Blood drive in Hillsboro on Feb. 17

Hillsboro FFA is hosting a Red Cross Blood Drive from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. on Monday, Feb 17, in the middle school gym.

Please sign up to donate at redcrossblood.org or call 1.800.RED.CROSS.

Red Cross is in critical need of blood donations.

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