Knights auxiliary holds picnic

WEIRTON – The Knights of Columbus Ladies Auxiliary held its annual picnic July 2 at the knights’ hall with 23 members and guests in attendance.

Those attending enjoyed a covered-dish dinner and George Doboski won the 50/50 drawing.

A regular meeting was held Aug. 6 at the knights’ hall.

The Rev. Ron Getsinger opened the meeting with prayer, and President Delores Bengier led the members in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance and Auxiliary Pledge.

Secretary Mary Longhi read the previous meeting’s minutes, and Longhi read the treasurer’s report in Sondra Pennachio’s absence.

Members were queried about their willingness to hold the October meeting at Ponderosa Golf Course’s restaurant, and a list was made of interested members.

Sunshine Chair Olivia Oklok acknowledged the August birthdays of Sondra Pennacchio, Armeda DiLorenzo and Mary Longhi. Members sang “Happy Birthday.”

Members were asked to sign up to bake for the knights’ monthly spaghetti dinners.

Kay Jonczak held the 50/50 drawing, which Delores Bengier won.

Mary Rose Spano, Jeanette LaRosa and Mary Gubitti were hostesses.