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Get Head Start On Christmas

Glenwood News for Oct. 11

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GLENWOOD HOMEMAKERS

The Third Annual Glenwood Fall Bazaar is this Saturday, Oct. 13, at the school from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Don't miss this great opportunity to get a head start on your Christmas shopping. The Women's Ministry of Pioneer Memorial Community Church will be serving chowder, baked goods and beverages at the bazaar as well. The Glenwood Grange will draw the winning raffle ticket at the close of the bazaar for the beautiful king-size quilt that Rhonda Spies created and donated. If you would like to rent a vendor booth or table, please contact Jennifer Hallenbeck at 364-3571 or pastorbutch@hughes.net. See you there!

A candidates' night is scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 16, at 7 p.m. at the Glenwood Grange. Candidates will present a three-minute speech -- followed by a question and answer period. Thank you to the Glenwood Community Council for letting this event occur during their monthly meeting! As a side note -- this is a very crucial election for our state and nation. Please be sure to study the candidates and issues thoroughly and vote promptly when your ballots arrive next week. All ballots must be mailed or dropped off at county ballot collection sites by Tuesday, Nov. 6.

The classes of 2015 and 2016 are serving up a delicious prime rib dinner on Wednesday, Oct. 17, from 5 to 7 at the Glenwood School. The meals include prime rib, baked potato, salad, dessert and beverage for the following prices: single, $15; couple, $25; family of 4, $40; 12th grade and under, $10. Tickets are available from sophomores and freshmen or you can contact the school at 364-3438 for your reservation. What a great price for a prime rib dinner! Come help the classes of 2015 and 2016 earn money for their senior educational trips.

Our condolences are extended to the Hathaway family after the recent death of their mother and grandmother, Dee. You are all in our thoughts. Mrs. Hathaway's pastor reminded me of Dee's efforts to raise funds to build their new church in Hood River. Many of you will recall Dee selling pizzas to everyone in Glenwood years ago. Her efforts helped raise money for the construction of the church she attended. Just a good example of what one person can do!

The Glenwood High School Honor Society would like to thank the community for its tremendous support of the Red Cross Blood Drive. Donors far exceeded the Red Cross target for the Oct. 4 blood drive held at the school. Thanks everyone!

Coming events:

Oct. 10: Glenwood School Open House, 5:30 p.m.

Oct. 15: Middle School volleyball at Lyle at 5:30 p.m.

Oct. 15: Columbia High School JV football at Woodland at 6 p.m.

Oct, 18: TLG volleyball at Sunnyside at 6 p.m.

Oct. 18: School board meeting at 7 p.m.

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