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February 10, 2010
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Crayon Corner’s Annual Valentine’s Dinner & Dance Crayon Corner’s Annual Valentine’s Dinner & Dance will be held Saturday, February 13, 2010 at the Gladbrook Memorial Building. Social Time is from 6 to 7 p.m., Silent Auction 6 to 7:30 p.m., Dinner 7 p.m., Dance 8 p.m. to 12 a.m., music by DJ Parties to Go. Tickets are still available from any preschool child, board member or teacher. Tickets are $15.00/each. Quilt Raffle tickets are also available from any board member or at Day in the Sun. 6 tickets/$5.00 or 1 ticket/$1. Drawing will be held during dinner. Do not need to be present to win!! Thank you for your support.

Community Breakfast Garwin Revitalization Committee will sponsor a Community Breakfast on Sunday, February 7, 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the City Park Shelter House. Menu includes Belgian Waffles, scrambled eggs, biscuits & gravy, sausage, toast, coffee, and juice. All proceeds go toward new popcorn stand. This is a free-will offering.

Daffodil Days The 2010 American Cancer Society Daffodil Days campaign has begun. Place your order with Kay Lowry until Feb. 18 by calling (641) 473-2625. Delivery will be made during the week of March 15-19. Offered again this year is the Daffodil Bunch, A Bunch and A Vase, Dainty Daffodils, The Gift of Hope, A Bear and A Bunch, Bear Hugs for Hope, and the Sunshine Bouquet. You may also order a half case and a full case. All proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society.

Gladbrook Women’s Club The Gladbrook Women’s Club will hold their regular meeting on Feb. 11th at 1:30 in the Memorial Building with Jolene Denbow, hostess. The program will be the Stork’s Nest. The Executive Board will meet at 8:30 at the Gifts of Grace on Feb. 8th.

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 Jr. Auxiliary The Gladbrook Jr. Auxiliary will meet on Sat., Feb. 6th, at 9:30 at Westbrook Acres. Valentine favors will be made for the county care facility. Chairmen are Marilyn Peters, Kim Thompson, and Linda Randolph, who will also furnish treats. Gladbrook Legion & Auxiliary The Gladbrook Legion & Auxiliary will meet on Mon., Feb. 8th, at 6:30. Supper will be furnished by the Auxiliary. Lisa Reinhard will give an Americanism Report. Sherrie Denbow will speak on the Gladbrook Foundation. Each group will have their own meetings. Hostesses are Rose Russell, Linda Randolph, and Cindy Blaine.

Maple Hill Cemetery Association Maple Hill Cemetery Association will meet Tuesday, February 9, 2010, 1:30 p.m., at Shady’s Pool Hall.

Taco Supper The Garwin 4th of July Committee will sponsor a taco supper, Wednesday, February 10, 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Garwin Shelter House. This is a free-will donation.

Common Bonds Iowa River Hospice hosts a caregivers group Common Bonds developed to nurture caregivers on Feb 15th @ 2pm. Each day can be a challenge for the caregiver but you are not alone. All are welcome-meets every 3rd Monday at Villa Del Sol in Marshalltown in the 200 Hall Lounge.

NEW Group- Grief Share NEW Group- Grief Share an informal meet & eat group. Meets the last Monday of each month. Feb 22nd 5:30 ˆ 6:30pm @ Iowa River Hospice Home-502 Plaza Heights Rd Marshalltown. Enter through the bottom entrance(staff entrance). *Dinner to be provided. **This group is intended for those dealing with the recent loss of a loved one.

Spousal Support Group Iowa River Hospice hosts a Spousal Support Group at Hyvee in Marshalltown on Feb 14th @ 5pm. This group meets at the same time and place the second Sunday of each month for a meal, support and socialization (Usually not intended for newly bereaved persons). If questions, call 753-7704.



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