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|Written by Sentinel-Tribune Staff|
|Thursday, 16 May 2013 09:11|
Lybarger-Grimm Legion Unit 441
TONTOGANY - The May 1 meeting was opened by President Patti Wires with six members present. Rita Euler offered the prayer.
2013 membership dues are being accepted. Send dues to Wires at P.O. Box 153, Tontogany, OH 43565. For more details, call her at (419) 823-4233. Current membership is at 114, and the unit's goal is 122.
Checks for the food license and monthly veterans memorial were sent.
Approximately 130 alumni were served at the Westwood-Liberty banquet on May 4. All who helped are thanked. There is one banquet remaining, on May 25.
Sons of Legion Post No. 441 will host Preakness Stakes Monte Carlo and Horse Races on Saturday May 18 at the legion in Tontogany. Admission is free and doors open at 2:30 with Texas Holdem, Drinks and sandwiches, made by Auxiliary and Sons, will be available for purchase. The event will include horses races, Texas Hold Em, poker, a silent auction, best hat contest, etc. All proceeds will go to help towards the roof of the post home. Come join the fun and help the legion. For details call (419) 302-1147 or (419) 823-8481.
Buckeye Girls State is June 16-22.
District Summer Convention is June 8 in Swanton. Delegates are Rita Euler, Patti Wires and Myra Creel. Alternates: Becky Long, Betty Buehrer, and Marcia Wesolowski.
Due to illness in the Downard family, the charter for Pauline will be draped at the June meeting.
Officer installation will be held at the next unit meeting on June 5 at 7 p.m.