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November 6, 2009
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Angel Trees All family applications for Angel gifts & boxes must be turned in by November 15 (deadline date). Please apply through local churches, MICA, or by calling (641) 473-2928. Those wishing to adopt an Angel, please select from church Angel Trees or call Pastors. December 19 will be pack and delivery of Christmas Boxes for Garwin, Gladbrook, and Lincoln families.

Westbrook Acres Music with Judy Westbrook Acres in Gladbrook will host “Music with Judy” on Thursday, November 12 at 4:30 p.m. The community is invited.

Festival of Trees Start thinking about ideas for that special Christmas tree to be a part of the Festival of Trees. The Gladbrook Tree lighting will be on Tues., Nov. 24. Trees for the festival will need to be in place by Sun., Nov. 22. Gladbrook Gals and Guys Gladbrook Gals and Guys are meeting after the Awards in the City Center, Nov 8. Bring your completed registration and check to the Tama Co. Ext. for Claire R. We will be needing ice cream pails for the t-braid workshop. Mark yours if you want it back.

Badger Hill Cemetery Annual Meeting Badger Hill Cemetery will hold the Annual Meeting Thursday, November 12, 7:30 p.m., at the Gladbrook Ambulance Building.

Gladbrook Women’s Club The regular meeting of the Gladbrook Women’s Club will be at the Karen Lage home on Nov. 12th at 1:30. Program will be Evolution of the Apron. Please bring an apron or an apron story. All Holiday Happenings ticket sales and money must be turned in at the meeting or prioir to. Executive board meeting will be at 8:30 Nov. 9th at the Gifts of Grace.

Gladbrook Gals and Guys Upcoming 4-H Meeting The next meeting of the Gladbrook Gals and Guys will be Sunday, November 8. The County Awards banquet is also November 8, starting at 2:00 pm, in the Gladbrook City Center. Please remember to bring bars if you signed up, as our club is in charge of the lunch. We encourage members to attend the awards. Our club meeting will be held afterwards at the City Center. We ask members to collect empty ice cream buckets and bring them to this meeting; they will be needed for our T-Braid workshop coming up.

Library Coffee Time Stop in and join us every Friday afternoon at the Gladbrook Public Library at 2 p. m. for coffee and conversation. We might even discuss a book or two. Bring a friend and hopefully brighten your day and ours!! Pat & Karen

Gladbrook Young Women Winter Garage Sale The Gladbrook Young Women will be hosting a WINTER GARAGE SALE. The sale will be Saturday, January 30, 2010 at the Gladbrook City Center. This will be open to those wanting to have a garage sale, sell crafts and to home based vendors. $10 per booth. If interested please call Jackie at 641-473-2729 by November 30th, 2009.

Olivet Lodge #436 A.F. & A.M. Olivet Lodge #436 A.F.& A.M. will meet Thursday, November 12th. Dinner at 6:30 p.m. Please bring a dish to share. Meeting at 7:30 p.m. Gladbrook Gals and Guys T-Braids The Gladbrook Gals and Guys 4-H club will have our annual T-braid fundraiser this winter. We’ll be spending two days as a club preparing T-braids to sell to the community. What is a T-braid? It’s a pastry with a butter/cinnamon-sugar filling, decorated with frosting and sprinkles. We make them about a foot long and sell for $5. Order forms will be available November 8; please contact a club member to place your order. The braids will be ready to deliver December 5th. Place your orders soon, the number made is limited! Crayon Corner Fundraising Meal Crayon Corner Learning Center fundraising meal. November 15th from 11-1, at Peace Church. Meal is a Baked Potato Bar, Dinner Salad, and dessert. Free will donation.

Veterans Celebration The Gladbrook Auxiliary is hosting a Veterans Celebration on Mon., Nov. 9th with a potluck supper at 6:30 p.m. State, District and County Legion dignitaries will be our guest. For the program, Legionnaires will talk of their trip with the “Honor Flight” to DC. Hostesses are Marilyn Thoms, Becky Fevold, and Sandy Raum. Lets have a great turn out as we honor our veterans on this special occasion.



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