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Club News

CAPS receives donation from Kiwanis P.M.

Child Abuse Prevention Services received a $300 donation from the Kiwanis P.M. club. Pictured are CAPS Program Director and Marshall County Drug Endangered Children Alliance Coordinator Nikki Hartwig, Kiwanis P.M. members: Ann Kent, Gary Mason, Martha Edgeton, Candy Baker, Peggy Lamb and CAPS ...

Rotary presents the Kenneth Brintnall Award

Carol Hibbs is the recipient of the 2019 Kenneth Brintnall Award, the highest Rotary honor bestowed on a member of the Marshalltown club. A recognized leader and advocate, Hibbs exemplifies the club’s motto of “Service Above Self” to the Marshalltown Rotary Club and community.

American Sewing Guild annual Style Show

Members of the American Sewing Guild will highlight their skill and creativity at the annual Style Show from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Dec. 14 at the Trinity Methodist Church, 102 Lynwood Drive, Huxley. See members’ diverse “makes” and learn a bit about the creation. Expect to be inspired to ...

Chapter MJ assembles gift bags

The regular December meeting of P.E.O. Chapter MJ was held on Monday at the Village Coop recreation room. Eileen Mitchell served as hostess accompanied by Barb McBride and Patty Moon. The hostess committee welcomed everyone and invited them to partake in the Christmas Soup Supper which they ...

VFW slates Yule Party for Dec. 14

Marshalltown Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 839 has selected Dec. 14 as date for its 2019 traditional Christmas Party. Rick Johnson headed discussion during Tuesday’s November meeting as a ham and turkey meal and happy hour agenda was set by Harry C. Harter Post members. Phil Gould will ...

VFW Auxiliary prepares for December activities

The Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary of Post 839 met on Nov. 19 at the Post home. A joint meeting was held with the Post to plan for the Christmas Party on Dec. 14. The meeting started at 6:40 p.m. There were 15 members present. Connie Kennelley, president, conducted the meeting according ...

Retired school personnel hear excerpt from ‘Sister Act’

The Marshall County Retired School Personnel Association held its Nov. 18 meeting at the Fisher Community Center. The members enjoyed a program of six East Marshall students, directed by Deidra Moore, who presented an excerpt from the musical “Sister Act.” The business meeting was called ...

Chamber’s CEO focused on future

Marshalltown High School Principal Jacque Wyant bid farewell to November student Rotarians Zoeie Fontanini, Taylor Naughton, Emily Manis and Jack Gruening at the club’s Nov. 26 luncheon meeting. Kim Jass-Ramirez announced members will soon have the opportunity to sort and deliver the ...

Binford House Board elects 2020 officers and directors

The Marshalltown Federation of Women’s Clubs Board who own Binford House elected 2020 officers and directors at their Nov. 14 meeting with eight members present. The 2020 officers will be Deb Mason, president; Ce Hubbard, vice president; Joann Neven, recording and corresponding secretaries, ...

Tuesday Musical Club honors 50-year member

Tuesday Musical Club met at The Embers on Nov. 12. A program of music from the 30s, 40s and 50s was shared with the residents there. Ellie Chandler was honored for being a 50-year club member, as well as for her other many musical accomplishments. Refreshments were served by the Embers. ...

Liscomb Legion Auxiliary prepared for Veterans Day

LISCOMB — The Liscomb Legion Auxiliary Unite 87 met at 1:30 p.m. on Nov. 7 at the Community Church in Union. Candy Wait hosted a dessert lunch following the meeting. Three ladies were present. President Sharon Hatch called the meeting to order with the Pledge of Allegiance followed by the ...

Sigma Master Chapter celebrates Thanksgiving

Sigma Master Chapter, Beta Sigma Phi met Nov. 12 at Glenwood Place for lunch with eight members present, one guest and nine absent including the hostess Diane Hobson who had made the arrangement of the meeting earlier. Alice Nicholson, secretary/treasurer, opened the meeting thanking those ...

Veterans programs presented at Twentieth Century

The Twentieth Century Club met at Fisher Community Center on Nov. 11. President Joynell Raymon called the meeting to order. Terry Gray introduced the program with two veterans–themed speakers. The first was Gloria DeBower from the Central Iowa Quilt Sew-ciety whose efforts through the ...

Air Force vet receives his Quilt of Valor

John B. Pieper was awarded a quilt of Valor at Bickford Home on Veterans Day by members of the Central Iowa Quilt Sew-ciety; Gloria DeBower, Mary Jane Hazelwood and Marvis Drew. Pieper served for the U.S. Air Force in personal from 1950-1970. He worked at the Iowa Veterans Home as Personnel ...

Entre Nous hears about B.A.C.A. program

Entre Nous Club met at Binford House on Nov. 5 with 12 members and three guests present. Hostesses were Janice Juchems and Pat Preece. President Marlys Ankrum opened the meeting with members reciting The Americans Creed. Minutes were read by secretary Eleanor Stegmann and approved as read. A ...

Lions Club Peace Poster contest

The Marshalltown Lions’ Clubs (Noon Lions, Evening Lions, Lioness) announce the Peace Poster International local winner is Angga Pramana. Pramana’s poster is pictured above. Second place was Brianna Gomez and third place was Kyra Borton. Each was asked to create a poster on the theme, ...

Entre Nous hears about B.A.C.A. program

Entre Nous Club met at Binford House on Nov. 5 with 12 members and three guests present. Hostesses were Janice Juchems and Pat Preece. President Marlys Ankrum opened the meeting with members reciting The Americans Creed. Minutes were read by secretary Eleanor Stegmann and approved as read. A ...

Greer educates Rotarians on Court of Appeals

President Jim Goodman presented a check to the Marshalltown Coliseum fund during the Nov. 12 meeting of Rotary. Mayor Joel Greer stood in for campaign chair and Rotarian Vic Hellberg. Larry McKibben introduced Sharon Greer who was appointed to the Iowa Court of Appeals bench by Gov. Kim ...

Program on Japan trip presented at Chapter DA

Chapter DA of the National TTT Society met Monday at Erma Meyer’s home. The program was presented by Brooke De Jong. She told the members of her visit to Japan last summer. She went as a member of the sister city program. De Jong told the members about the interesting things she saw and ...