Fr. Giovanni and members of Christ Our Light Catholic Church in Navasota invite you to their 39th Annual Fall Bazaar, Sunday, Sept. 24 beginning at 11 a.m on the church grounds, 9677 N. Hwy. 6 Loop. There will be barbecue, Mexican and Vietnamese food, booths, country store, live auction, raffle and much more. For more information contact the office, 936-825-3920.
Time is running out to order your 4-H pecans. My fourthgrade grandson Luke Waitz is selling them so if you need to place an order, call his mom Brandi Waitz, 936-537-6488 or me, Gail Sowell, 936-8706842. You may also order them from any 4-Her or by calling the 4-H extension office, 936873-3907. Deadline to order is Oct. 3.
Knights of Columbus Council #4054 recently presented the Knight of the Month award to Ian Campbell and the Family of the Month to Robert and Beth Jesurun. Don’t forget, the KC Hall is available for rent. Check it out if you need a facility for a family reunion, birthday party or anniversary celebration. Contact Jim Moran, 936-306-9663 for more information.
St. Stanislaus Altar Society met the first Thursday of September at the church rectory. One of the agenda items was to hold their officer elections. Delores Posinski has held the office of president for many years and was ready to step down and turn it over to someone else. Newly elected officers include: President Ella Richmond; Vice-President Linda Toler; Secretary Loraine Weaver and Treasurer Georgia Abraham.
Mark your calendars for these upcoming events.
Oct. 6-7 – 3rd Annual Anderson VFD State Championship BBQ Cookoff at the Fairgrounds.
Oct. 8 – St. Stanislaus Church Bazaar, church grounds in Anderson.
Oct. 21 – Anderson-Shiro Education Foundation fundraiser.
Oct. 22 – KC Blood Drive and Pancake Breakfast and Lunch, St. Stanislaus Parish Hall.
Oct. 28 – Trunk or Treat, Main St. in downtown Anderson.
Happy Birthday to those celebrating this week: Sept. 21 – McCray Profili, Josh Ray; Sept. 22 – Kirk Wichman, Ashley LaFlash, Connie Kimich, Bill Mock, George Wells, Denise Shead and my grandson Colton Waitz; Sept. 23 – Jordan LeFlore, Easton Walkoviak, Thomas Floyd, Jr., Beverly Igo; Sept. 24 – Joy Walkoviak, Kyle Molitor, Clinton Cook, Kim Ross, Joe Toler, Lauren Theriot, Diana Branch, Shalla Roesler; Sept. 25 – Wesley Schroeder, Michael Gessner; Sept. 26 – Bill Foster, Johnny Yargo, Alisha Young; Sept. 27 – Michelle Belinowski, Ryan Lyde, Gerard Szymczak, Jennifer Katkoski, Caleb Rabun, Carol Reissig and Tyler Vickers.
Happy Anniversary to those celebrating this week: Sept. 21 – Sam and Sandy Nobles, 38 years; Sept. 22 – Dave and Brandi Waitz, 11 years; Sept. 23 – Travis and Brianna Tomkivits, 6 years; Sept. 24 – Jimmy and Kimberly Winningham, 12 years; Sept. 26 – Danny and Ann-Marie McElroy, 36 years; and Sept. 27 – Alan and Susan Burzynski, 20 years.
If you have special news about what goes on in your family or life, let me know by calling 936-870-6842 or email me at gailmsowell@yahoo. com. I would love to share with others.