AARP Chapter holds meeting

WEIRTON – AARP Chapter 3846 President Joann Bugin called the December meeting to order, followed by Virginia Kucan giving the invocation and members reciting the Pledge of Allegiance and singing “God Bless America.”

With a motion by Olivia Oklok and seconded by Patsy Verlast the business meeting was dispensed.

Regina Truax announced the following upcoming tour:

March 29, doo-wop concert at the Wheeling Capitol Theater;

May 9-10, Lancaster, Ohio;

May 23-27, New York.

For information, call Truax at (304) 723-0419.

Club donations will be made to Salvation Army and Mary H. Weir Library, and members held a collection for the Community Bread Basket.

There are a total of 111 members in good standing, and 83 were in attendance at the meeting.

Al Daughtery and Iona McColloch won dinners, and Eva Fabianich won a quilt. Frank Fazio donated a Christmas-themed throw, which was won by Jean Irvin. John Moore won the club check, and Mary Orecchio and Jeannette Wetzel won the 50/25/25 drawing.

The following won door prizes: Carolyn Hill, Steve Rzepka, Joyce Rzepka, Regina Truax, Nancy Fridley, Marion Bowen, Pauline Stillwagon, Patty Beltrame, Chuck Bugin, Olivia Oklok, Frank Fazio, Cindy Gilbert, John Fields, Ernie Nicholas, John Moore, Dee Krinock, Honey Moore, Alma Wansack, Barbara Purks, Tony Beltrame, Dan Tournay, Nancy Tournay, Al Wudarski, Louise Hudock and Nancy Smurda.

Bugin wished those attending a happy holiday and noted there will be no January meeting.

Kucan gave benediction and the meeting was adjourned.