This and That 4-H Club held their monthly meeting Monday, April 7, at the Super 8 Motel. Many exciting events are in the works!
The March 24 meeting was opened with the Pledge of Allegiance led by Stan Modrell and the prayer by Shirley Crane. Guest was Charlie Gibbs and the free dinner came to Charlie Gibbs. There were 51 meals and 32 takeout meals served. Jokes were told by Larry Clark and Dennis Long.
At the April meeting we will be making final plans for the Riggins Jet Boat Races coming up on April 18-20. Everyone should bring their radios and program the frequencies we will be using for the safety communications for the race. One ham for each safety boat as well as several on shore duty are needed.
Dolores G. Seubert opened the March 25 meeting of the Pioneer Senior Citizens with the Pledge of Allegiance and Larry Clark gave the dinner prayer. Guests were birthday guests as well as the Old-Time Fiddlers who played for all of us. There were 65 meals served with 14 takeouts. Edna Forseth won the free dinner.
The third meeting of the Crazy Critters 4-H Club was held Monday, March 17, at the Thanstrom residence. There were 11 members and six visitors present. At the meeting the club game for the Idaho County 4-H Party which will be held at the Cottonwood Community Hall on April 12, and plans for 4-H week, were finalized.
President Rachel Kelley called the meeting to order at 6:05 p.m. at the GEMS Community Room. Those present were Rachel, Kortney Sims, Kayla Creutzberg, Micaela Farris, Emmy Williams, Macenzie Farris, Colby Canaday, Iseyda LaCombe, Bella Klapprich and Hailey Russell. Emmy led the Pledge of Allegiance and Kortney led the 4-H Pledge.
Central Idaho Art Association’s (CIAA) 47th Annual Spring Show is set for April 30 and May 1- 3. The show is hosted by the Bicentennial Historical Museum located at 305 N College, Grangeville, the show will be held in their basement level gallery.
At the February meeting there was a discussion of what local areas that either can’t communicate or have difficulty communicating. Ways to communicate with areas such as Elk City were discussed.
Idaho County Genealogical Society The Idaho County Genealogical Society met at the Grangeville City Hall on Feb. 13. New officers for the coming year are president, Myrna DeHaas; vice president, Toni Baker; secretary, Jeannie Hafer, and treasurer, Jeannette Lester. Dorothy Eimers gave a hands-on program on getting acquainted with the resources and equipment that is available for research in the genealogy library room. The program committee has outlined a number of interesting programs for the coming year. If you are interested in tracing your family tree, mapping your family medical history (Epigenetics), visiting old cemeteries or touring museums, then you are urged to join us. Meetings are held on the second Thursday of the month at 9:30 a.m. in the Grangeville City Hall. Cottonwood Senior Citizens Dolores G. Seubert opened the Feb. 18 meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance and Joyce Forsmann gave the dinner prayer. Guests were Chuck Arnzen from Grangeville and Gail Hart and Edna Forseth. There were 50 meals served with 15 takeouts. Donna Barnett won the free dinner. Katie Remacle and Donna Barnett were this week’s joke tellers. Judy Arledge and Hilda Nuttman split the nickel bingo pot while Delores Kindall won the blackout. Door prizes were won by Mary Purdy, Hilda Nuttman, Sylvia Forsmann, Dolores VonBargen, Ron Sonnen and Gen Broker. Menu for March 4: Cook’s Choice.
Cottonwood Senior Citizens Dolores G. Seubert opened the Feb. 11 meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance and Larry Clark gave the dinner prayer. There were no guests this week. There were 49 meals served with 17 takeouts. Dixie Sharrard won the free dinner. Grangeville Senior Citizens The Feb. 10 meeting was opened by Stan Modrell leading the Pledge of Allegiance. The prayer was given by Alice Rickman. The free dinner came to Carol Asker. There were 56 meals served with 34 takeouts...
Sandra Reilly, local TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) member, is on a mission to reach her goal weight in 20l4.
Grangeville Elementary Middle School eighth grader Julia Heath prepares to serve the ball to Asotin Tuesday, Feb. 4, at GEMS. The next seventh-eighth grade home match is set for Monday, Feb. 24, 4 p.m. in the new gym, against Nezperce and Summit.
Dolores G. Seubert opened the Feb. 4 meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance and also gave the dinner prayer.
The Feb. 7 meeting was opened with the Pledge of Allegiance led by Stan Modrell and the prayer by Tom Helmich.
Grangeville Centennial Library will participate in the Let’s Talk About It program sponsored by the Idaho Commission for Libraries.