Hora-Machacek Legion Auxiliary #453 held their monthly meeting on Tuesday, May 7th at 7pm at the post home in Clutier. President Veronica conducted the meeting with 10 members in attendance. Secretary Evelyn called the roll and read last months minutes which were approved as read.
Treasurer Linda gave units financial report. Veronica presented banquet bill and bill for cookies for government day. Marilyn made a motion bills be paid and seconded by Mary, motion carried.
Veronica gave report on the Alumni Banquet served April 20th. Discussed comments and changes if serving next year. It was a successful fund raiser for the unit. Thank you to everyone who assisted or donated for purchase of the groceries.
Government Day was April 10th. Evelyn and Veronica were the workers from our unit. Unit took four dozen cookies for students lunch. There were 167 students. Clutier Legion members helping were David Svoboda, Ron Dvorak, Richard Wiebbecke, and Norbert Caloud.
IVH Carnival was Saturday, April 20th. Volunteers from Auxiliary and Legion were Evelyn and Norbert Caloud, Duane Hosek and Ron Dvorak.
Marilyn reported that she in involved in the Relay for Life which will be in June in Toledo. Motion was made by Suzanne to donate to the relay seconded by Pauline and motion carried. Marilyn will purchase water for the relay.
On May 23rd ladies and men will gather at the Legion Hall at 1pm. They will update the crosses and trellises that are used to decorate graves for Memorial Day. Decorating graves will be done on
Sunday, May 26th. Contact Richard Wiebbecke for the time. The usual Memorial Day ceremony will be conducted at the local cemeteries on Monday, May 27th.
Next joint Tama County meeting will be June 25th at the Garwin Park. Evening will begin at 6:30pm with potluck and followed by Flay Disposal Ceremony. Meeting after the ceremony.
Get well cards were signed and mailed to Helen Sevcik and Donna Hora. Happy Birthday was sung to Evelyn Caloud. Evelyn Caloud won the door prize. Everyone took home a house plant from Veronica. Next local meeting is June 4th at 7pm. Lunch of sandwiches was enjoyed by all.