Daily Life News (5-1-19)

FPL to hold fundraiser meal on May 13

The Florence Public Library will hold a fundraiser meal at 5 p.m. on May 13 at the library. On the menu will be pulled pork, potato salad or coleslaw and dessert for a freewill offering.

Donations will be used to purchase downtown community banners.

Everyone is invited to attend!

Writers’ Workshop will be on May 4

The Creative Writers Fellowship invites you to join them at 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 4 in the Hesston Public Library.

Attendees may choose to share their writing for a Read Around “Pick a favorite month and why”.

Garden Club to meet on May 23 in Goessel

The Town & Country Garden Club will be meeting at 6:30 p.m. on May 23 at the Goessel Community Room to car pool to a members garden tour.

For more information contact Luanne Soukup at 620- 367-2410. Everyone is welcome to attend the Garden Club meetings.

Volunteer program available in Goessel

The Bethesda Home Junior Volunteer Program Bethesda will again be offering a Junior Volunteer Program this summer. This program is for youth ages 10-14 years of age. Volunteers learn the value of giving of themselves, expecting nothing in return. The interesting thing is what you DO get in return!

* Friendship with elders

*Skills in communicating with others

*Experience-based knowledge of how to care for others

*Relationships with professional staff

*Exposure to a wide variety of people

*Beginning knowledge of what it’s like in the work place

If your child is interested, call Bethesda Home at 620-367-2291 and ask for Gayle Voth, DLE

There will be a limited number of volunteers!

Genealogy Group to meet May 13

The Second Monday Family History and Genealogy Group will meet at 7 p.m. on Monday, May 13, in the Goessel City Building Community Room.

J. Harvey and Mary Koehn will present a photographic tour of their 2017 visit to former Mennonite sites in Poland. Their week-long trip included visiting areas in which Mennonite ancestors of the 26 group participants once lived during the 16th through 19th centuries.

The meeting is free and open to the public.

HHS to share a presentation on May 1

The English III classes and American History classes of Bob Woelk and Darrel Knoll have put together a presentation over civil rights they would like to share with the public. It will take place at 11:20 a.m. on Wednesday, May 1, in the high school auditorium.

The public is invited to attend. There is no cost.

The presentation is an example of project based learning across the curriculum.

Relay for Life meeting will be May 14

Relay For Life of Marion County will be meeting at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, May 14 at the Hillsboro Chamber of Commerce at 110 N Main, Hillsboro.

Event flyers and luminary supplies will be available. Event Leadership will be available to answer questions.

The meeting will focus on event agenda.

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