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|Monday, 04 February 2013 09:51|
BG Women's Club to discuss women's journey since 1960
The Women's Club of Bowling Green will meet Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the clubhouse at 134 N. Prospect St. The club's Literature Group will present the program by reviewing and discussing Gail Collins' book "When Everything Changed: the Amazing Journey of American Women from 1960 to the Present."
Members are bringing Valentine's Day cards for distribution to nursing homes and tissues, shampoo and conditioners for the Cocoon Shelter. Members are also invited to bring books for a book exchange.
The club meetings are open to the public. For more information, call (419) 352-6052.
Local barbershop chorus offering singing valentines
Quartets from the "Voices of Harmony" chorus, part of the Northwest Ohio Chapter of the Barbershop Harmony Society, are preparing to fill offices, homes, businesses and restaurants with four-part harmony, as they deliver "Singing Valentines" on Feb. 14.
Singing Valentines (one song plus a rose and personalized card) will be delivered in person throughout Northwest Ohio and southern Michigan. The cost of in-person deliveries is $40. In addition, one song and a personalized message can be delivered to loved ones live over the phone, for delivery anywhere, for $10.
The Barbershop Harmony Society, with over 25,000 members, serves men interested in a cappella singing. Local chapters also support a number of charitable causes.
For more information on Singing Valentines or Voices of Harmony, call (419) 741-SING (7464) or visit the chapter Web site at www.thevoicesofharmony.org. The chorus rehearses on Tuesday evenings from 7 to 9:45 p.m. at the Alliance Church, 1161 Napoleon Road.
PEMBERVILLE - The auxiliary met Jan. 9 at 7 p.m. with 10 members present.
Thank you notes were read from Brady Ford, pig catcher; John Obrock of Eastwood High School, for the school donation, and Bill and Judy Beard for retirement congratulations.
Auxiliary dues were turned in to Carolyn Borcherding, first vice president. To date, 213 members have paid their dues and nine more are needed to make the auxiliary's goal of 222 paid members.
A donation to the auxiliary education fund in memory of Mary Kohring will be sent to the department headquarters.
Quarter Frenzy was a great success. Another one is planned for Feb. 15.
Fish fries are scheduled for March 1, 15 and 29 from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Pies are needed for each fish fry and volunteers are needed for those nights, also.
After the meeting was adjourned the charter was draped in memory of Mary Kohring and Sue Facer.
The next meeting will be Wednesday at 7 p.m.
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