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|Written by Sentinel-Tribune Staff|
|Wednesday, 24 April 2013 10:05|
Lybarger Grimm Legion Unit 441
TONTOGANY - The April 3 meeting was opened by President Patti Wires, with five members present.
2013 membership dues are being accepted. Send dues to Terri Strow, who can be reached at (419) 353-9666. Current membership is at 113.
Banquet dates are April 27, May 4, May 25 If you can help, call Wires.
Rita Euler was thanked and congratulated on the special award presented her at the Legion Birthday Dinner March 16.
Buckeye Girls State applications have been received and the girls notified. Delegates are Kristen Fowler, Hannah Davis and Erin Swanson. Alternates are Emily McVeigh and Alexandria Stough.
Wires is looking into prices for auxiliary shirts.
Sons of Legion Post 441 will be having a "Preakness Stakes Monte Carlo and Horse Races on May 18 at the hall in Tontogany. There is free admission and doors open at 2:30 p.m. with Texas Hold 'em. Drinks and sandwiches (made by Auxiliary and Sons) will be available for purchase. The event includes horses races, Texas Hold Em, poker, silent auction, Best Hat Contest, etc. All proceeds will go to help cover cost of the post home roof. For more information call (419) 302-1147 or (419) 823-8481.
For any high school senior belonging to the auxiliary, the First District past president scholarship application is available; deadline is May 1. Contact Wires.
Miss Poppy for 2013 is Jasmine Rose.
It was reported that Matt Baumbarger, serving at Kandahar Airfield, received his packages.
The legion Mother's Day Chicken BBQ on May 12 will start at 11 a.m.
The next auxiliary meeting is May 1 at 7 p.m.