Our Lady of Lourdes Altar Society hosts meeting
Our Lady of Lourdes Altar Society met at 7 p.m. Feb. 18. The meeting was called to order by President Josie Marbach.
Invocation and pledge to the flag was led by Monsignor Celestino Say.
The ladies were reminded to bake cakes for the men's barbecue dinner beginning at 11 a.m. Sunday at the church.
Say will turn 85 years old and will have practiced as a priest for 55 years in March. He will celebrate these events in June.
The society will host the quarterly bunco party at 9:30 a.m. April 17.
A donation was made to help the young adults going on the Rocky Mountain retreat.
Member-of-the-year nominations for 2013 are being accepted until April 10.
The winner will be announced at the April meeting, and they will be honored at the May meeting.
The door prize was won by Mary Janis.
Say gave the closing prayer and refreshments were served by Bernice Drost, Catherine Palmer, Donna Valenta and Peggy Venglar.
The next meeting will be at 7 p.m. March 18.