Port Hope Retirees news
President Ruth Ann opened the Port Hope Retirees April 11 meeting with the Lord’s Prayer, the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag and the table prayer. There were 42 members and one guest attending. Gayle was thanked for the delicious meal and the committee was thanked for the table decorations. A moment of silence was observed and a prayer was said for Dennis Stacer, a member who passed away recently. The minutes and the treasurer’s report were read and approved. March birthdays and anniversaries were acknowledged; 50/50 prizes were awarded. In euchre: Ann Schubring-high, Marion Beachy- 2nd, Madelyn Stacer-low. In bingo, winners included: H-Catherine Shubitowski, E-Dorothy Burkhard, X-Carol Learman, Large Picture Frame-Audrey Bucholtz, Cover-All-Dorothy Burkhard, Sharol Campbell, Audrey Bucholtz, Teresa Muter. President Ruth Ann read a poem, “Quit Supposin” and she reminded everyone to keep our military in our prayers. The group voted unanimously to give a one-time, free meal to new members and to pay for their membership for the remainder of the year.