Club News

VFW Auxiliary conducts March business

The March 2024 General Membership meeting of the VFW Auxiliary Post 839 met at the Post Home on March 19. The meeting was called to order at 6:40 p.m. by President Liz Polkiewicz, followed by the Opening Ceremonies according to the Ritual. There were seven members present. There were no guests ...

Chapter NU installs new officers

CONTRIBUTED PHOTO Chapter NU recently elected and installed its new board members for 2024-25. Pictured left to right is outgoing President Jeanne Christensen, Co-Treasurers Martha Brestel and Beth Grumstrup (also Chaplin), President Mary Stevens, Recording Secretary Christine Norman and ...

Liscomb Legion Auxiliary hosts spring meeting

LISCOMB — Liscomb Legion Auxiliary Unit 87 met at 1:30 p.m. on March 7 at the home of Sharon Hatch in Whitten. Five members were present. Hatch opened the meeting and Chaplain Dorothy Sorensen gave the opening prayer followed by a moment of silence for the MIA/POW and deceased veterans. The ...

Tammen gives program at 20th Century

Dorie Tammen from the Marshall County Historical Society spoke to the Twentieth Century Club on Feb. 26, at the MACC. She shared stories about the lives and contributions of ten women in Marshalltown’s early history. Among her list were: Nettie Skiff Sanford Chapin, author and women’s ...

P.E.O. Chapter JU elects and installs officers for 2024-25

CONTRIBUTED PHOTO Pictured from left to right are: Ann Isgrig, president; Kirstan Condit, vice president; Debbie Morgan, corresponding secretary; Marlys Smith, treasurer; Connie Stansberry, chaplain; Tracy Ostrem, guard. Karen Bursley, recording secretary, is not shown.

Tuesday Musical February meeting

CONTRIBUTED PHOTO Marilyn Spafford, piano, Mary Kurth, trumpet, Pat Kirner, guitar, and Maria Wiarda, harp, performed the program for Tuesday Musical Club’s Feb. 27 meeting. They chose selections from the USA, Spain, Venezuela, Paraguay and Mexico.