Girls State candidates chosen for Legion Auxiliary

The American Legion Auxiliary Unit #46 met in February at the Post Home. Hostesses for the afternoon were Sarah Sade and Marge Woltjer. The meeting was called to order by President Barb Blake. Minutes of the previous meeting were read and corrected. The treasurer’s was approved. President Blake shared a poem with the members. She reported that the Girl’s State candidates have been chosen from the unit. They are Olivia Ryan and Regan Mazour plus two alternates.

The current membership is at 82 percent. Thank-you letters were received from Iowa Veterans Home for various donations we made in December. It was decided to return to having a February meeting next year in the evening and not in the afternoon. Delores Popp will now be on the cards and memorials committee with Marlene Hartwig. Plans for the St. Patrick’s card party on March 20 were discussed.

There are many events coming up in March. They include the following: Legion Birthday Dinner on March 2 at 6 p.m.. at Post Home; Marshall County Spring Auxiliary meeting at 9 a.m. on March 11 at the Liscomb Community Building; Unit #46 regular meeting on March 13 at 7 p.m.; Post Home Foreign Food Fair at IVH on March 18 and St. Patrick’s Card Party at 6 p.m. on March 20 lower level of Post Home.

The meeting closed with a prayer by the Chaplain.