Tuesday, November 14, 2006
Pearl Hughes Guild scheduled
to meet Friday
Sunnyside’s Pearl Hughes Guild of the Seattle Children’s Hospital and Medical Center will hold its monthly meeting this coming Friday, Nov. 17, at 11:30 a.m. at the Sunny Spot Restaurant.
Ethel Hall will provide the gift for the November hostess gift project. All proceeds benefit the Seattle hospital.
Guild members are scheduled to present their monetary gifts at Friday’s meeting, which will be sent to the Seattle children’s hospital and used to purchase toys for youngsters who are patients there.
‘Share a hobby’ meeting agenda for Nouvella ladies
This Thursday, Nov. 16, the Nouvella Club will meet at noon at Sunnyside’s Snipes Mountain Restaurant. Instead of bringing in a guest speaker, club members will participate in “Let’s Share a Hobby Day.”
Club members are encouraged to attend and pick up some creative ideas for the approaching holiday season.
Community residents interested in joining the Nouvella Club are encouraged to contact Edith Higgins (882-2093).
Adolf new chair
of Fourth District Democratic group
YAKIMA – Dany Adolf of Wapato is the new chair of the 4
Congressional District Democratic Committee, succeeding Keith Gourley of Kennewick, who helped found the organization four years ago.
The reorganization meeting was held in Yakima’s Carpenters Hall last Saturday. The meeting drew Democrats from Yakima, Kittitas, Skamania, Chelan and Grant counties.
Timi Keene of White Salmon was elected first vice chair and Russell Shjerven of Toppenish was named second vice chair of the group. Re-elected were treasurer Tom Zeilman of Yakima and secretary Ted Higley of Chelan.
“We worked hard on the Richard Wright campaign for Congress this fall,” said the new chair, Adolf. “While not successful, we plan to mount a more vibrant campaign to elect a Democrat to Congress from the 4
Congressional District in the 2008 election,” he added. “In the meantime, we will work to expand and strengthen our membership.”
‘Partying in Pink’ offered to girls while mothers go holiday shopping
GRANDVIEW – Crafts, games, prizes, dancing, food and plenty of fun will be found at the “Partying in Pink” get-together on the unofficial first shopping day of the holiday season.
Girl Scouts Cadette Troop #392 will host the girls-only party the day after Thanksgiving, Nov. 24, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Holiday shoppers are being urged to drop off their daughters, granddaughters and nieces that day at the First Assembly of God Church meeting room, located at 5
and Concord in Grandview. Registration will be from 10 to 11 a.m. at the church, at a cost of $25 per girl. Because there is room for only 25 girls, ages 7 to 9, pre-registration is encouraged (901-4118 or 894-4895).
Proceeds raised from the Girl Scouts fundraiser will be used to pay for troop activities.
All girls who attend are encouraged to wear pink that day.