Archive for Wednesday, March 12, 2008

McLouth happenings

March 12, 2008

McLouth Girl Scouts will be selling cookies at three locations: B&J Country Mart (Tonganoxie) on Friday, March 14, from 6 8 p.m.; Oskaloosa Thriftway on Saturday, March 15, 10 a.m. noon (Brownies & Cadets); and Hometown Foods (McLouth) March 15, 10 a.m. noon (Juniors).

To order Girls Scout Cookies by phone, please call Diana Brauer at (785) 832-1028.

McLouth community Holy Week schedule (all evening services begin at 7 p.m., except Thursday, which is at 6 p.m.):

¢ Palm Sunday, Church of the Nazarene

¢ Monday, United Methodist Church

¢ Tuesday, youth service at Church of the Nazarene

¢ Wednesday, Stanwood Friends Meeting

¢ Thursday, March 20 United Methodist Church: dinner, foot washing, communion

¢ Friday, March 21, 7 p.m. - First Baptist Church (choir cantata)

¢ Easter Sunrise Worship begins at 6:30 a.m. at First Baptist Church, followed by a fellowship breakfast.

All of McLouth's churches will hold their traditional Easter Worship services.

McLouth Friendship Club Covered Dish Luncheon will be at 11:30 a.m. Monday at the Community Center. All adults over 50 are welcome. It's a great way to get out and enjoy fellowship with folks in our community. In addition to sharing a tasty meal and making new friendships, you may have your blood pressure and blood sugar checked by the health nurse for a small donation (suggested amount: $1). We have entertainment, such as music, poems, jokes, etc. Occasionally, we receive information that could save a life. It is good for your health to have friends, so come and have a good time. Please bring a covered dish to share. (Entrance and parking lot are at the rear of the building.) If you need a ride, the Jefferson County Services Organization van, with limited seating, is available to residents within a mile radius of McLouth. Please call Charlotte Robinson to make your reservation for the van: (913) 796-6798.

Parents As Teachers playgroup will enjoy "Pat the Bunny," decorating Easter eggs, making bunny crafts and an Easter Egg Hunt on Tuesday, March 18, at 7 p.m. in the McLouth Community Center. For more information, contact parent educator Jennifer Klamm: (913) 845-1519. Parents As Teachers is a fun, free, educational program for any family with children 0 - 3 years of age.

United Methodist Women will meet for their noon luncheon on Friday, March 21.

Please submit McLouth Community information, announcements, and upcoming events to Beverly Muzzy: mclouthhappenings@isp.com or (913) 796-6935.

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