Marvin and Rhea Connelly celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary May 11 at a Leavenworth restaurant with 14 friends from Senior Adult Ministry, First Baptist Church of McLouth.
On May 8, son, Gary, and Becky Connelly, Lawrence, visited them at their home.
On May 11, daughter, Marion, and Gary Tommer, Kansas City, Kan., brought a decorated cake and ice cream.
• Thanks to everyone who helped make the American Legion Auxiliary fundraising luncheon a success. We really appreciate members of the Crackerjacks 4-H Club for their assistance. Four scholarships were awarded to this year’s McLouth High School graduates: Anne Lenora Courtney, Mikayla Marie McHenry, Kylie Jo Shufflebarger and Cassidy Ann Bristol.
• McLouth Public Library's Book Discussion Group will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday. For more information, please call (913) 796-2225.
• McLouth Middle School promotion will be 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Purple Gymnasium.
• Vacation Bible School for all children age 3 through the sixth grade (in August) will be 9-11:30 a.m. June 7-11 at First Baptist Church of McLouth. The theme is “Egypt: Joseph’s Journey from Prison to Palace.” To pre-register, visit the church website: mclouthbaptistchurch.com or complete and return forms found in the church foyer.