WEIRTON - The Tri State Winemakers held a collection for Toys for Tots at their December meeting, along with a Christmas party at the Weirton Knights of Columbus Hall hosted by Rick and Cindy Parker.
Members Bill and Elizabeth Shipe delivered the toys to the Tri State Marine Corps Club for distribution to local children.
President Ron Stimpak welcomed 45 members and five guests to the evening of dinner, games and music. A short meeting was held to announce the first Weirton Elks Club wine tasting to be held in February at their hall.
Members of the Tri-State Winemakers include, from left, Derek Sliday, Denny Johnston, Troy Carte, Patti Stimpak, Ron Stimpak, Christina Baumgartner, Bill Shipe, Elizabeth Shipe, Rick Parker, and Cindy Parker. As part of the club’s December meeting, members donated toys to the Toys for Tots drive held by the Tri-State Marine Corps. Club. -- Contributed
Final arrangements will be discussed at the January meeting.
Door prizes were won by Wilson and Linda Cole, Jim and Kaye Dowdy, Geno and Karen Guglielmo, Jim and Sue Zorbini and Ron and Patti Stimpak.
The next regular meeting will be on Jan. 10, at 7 p.m. in the Wellsburg Elks hall.
Denny and Susan Johnston will be the hosts.