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SENTINEL TRIBUNE COMMUNITY Wednesday, July 6, 2011 Page 6 WESTBROK SENIOR NUTRITION SERVICES July 11-15, 2011 Senior Nutrition Services serving at the Westbrook Senior Center at 11:30 a.m. each operating day. Monday: Meatballs/gravy, whole potatoes, mixed vege- tables, bread, fruit, milk Tuesday: Lasagna, green beans, tossed salad, garlic bread, ice cream, milk Wednesday: BBQ pork, AuGratin potatoes, cole slaw, bread, mandarin oranges, milk Thursday: Roast turkey, mashed potatoes/gravy, Scandinavian blend, bread, cranberry garnish, cream puff dessert, milk Friday: Bratwurst, potato salad, baked beans, bun, peaches, milk For reservations call Angie at 274-6583 by noon one day in advance. You may also call the Tracy kitchen at 1-866- 985-8512. Lutheran Social Services is funded in part under the Older Americans Act under contract with the Southwest Agency on Aging. GLANCES IN THE PAST TEN YEARS AGO July 4, 2001 Trevor John Patterson, San Marina, CA, obtained his Juris Doctor degree on Monday, May 14, during the graduation ceremonies of the University of Southern CA Law School. Trevor is the son of Dr. and Mrs. Charles Patterson, San Marina, CA, and the grandson of John and Leona Patterson, Westbrook. Light rain did not dampen the spirits of the participants of the Healthcare Foundation Tournament at Rolling Hills Golf Club on Friday. The team of Mischke-Mischke- Mischke repeated as champs for the third year. TWENTY YEARS AGO July 3, 1991 Two high school students from Westhrook attended the 1991 Bison Football Camp June 19-22 at North Dakota State University. participat- ing were Eric Kronback, son of Gene and Maydelle Kronback, and Jed Seeger, son of Lon and Brenda Seeger. Repair work began Tuesday on a section of Hwy. 7, near the Timmerman farm- stead, where a culvert col- lapsed. THIRTY YEARS AGO July 2, 1981 Friends threw a surprise graduation party for Joyce Severson Tuesday afternoon at the Dovray Manor, com- plete with all the extras. Joyce quit high school in the tenth grade. She enrolled in adult classes at Tracy last fall in a program designed for those who hadn't completed their education. Roger Wipperman is Westbrook's new police offi- cer, replacing Annette Doom. Wipperman formerly worked for the Murray Co. Sheriff's Department and lives south of Westbrook. Last Friday afternoon neighbors and friends culti- vated 200 acres of beans for Marvin Clayton who was in South Carolina, following the death of his father. Be a lifesaver this summer -.and donate blood The American Red Cross reminds all eligible blood donors make an appointment to give blood this summer because the need for blood never takes a summer vaca- tion and must constantly be replenished. While all blood types are needed to maintain a suffi- cient blood supply for patients, right now there is a special need for types O neg- ative, B negative and A nega- tive blood donors. Rh nega- tive blood types are always in high demand because they potentially can be transfused to patients with Rh positive or Rh negative blood types. To show appreciation to those who help save lives, all presenting donors at Red Cross blood drives and blood donation centers through September 7, 2011 will be entered in the Good to Give. Good to Go. promotion. One lucky person (21 and older) in the Mid-American Blood Services Division will have the chance to win a trip for four to Orlando, Florida. How to Donate Blood Simply call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit to make an appointment or for more information. A blood donor card or driver's license, or two other forms of identification are required at check-in. Individuals who are 17 years of age (16 with parental per- mission in some states), weigh at least 110 pounds and are generally in good health may be eligible to donate blood. High school students and other donors 18 years of age and younger also have to meet certain height and weight require- ments. Blood Donation Opportunities Cottonwood County July 19 - 1:30 p.m.- 6:30 p.m. - Community Center, 1750 Cottonwood Lake Dr, Windom July 20 - 2:00 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. Community Center, 1027 Second Avenue, Mountain Lake July 26 - 2:00 p.m.- 6:00 p.m. - Community Center, 510- 5th Street, Westbrook Redwood County July 18 - 1:00 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. - St. Catherine's Catholic Church, 900 East Flynn, Redwood Falls July 19 - 1:00 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. - St. Catherine's Catholic Church, 900 East Flynn, Redwood Falls July 27 - 1:00 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. - Community Center, 1429 Front Street, Wabasso July 28 - 12:30 p.m.- 6:30 p.m. - American Legion, 106 1 st Avenue, Lamberton CLASSIFIED ADS CALL 274-6136OR 1-800-410-1859 Walnut WALNUT Grove GROVE COUNTRY High SENIOR VIEW WEEKLY NUTRITION Exeo. DJrBYctKorrNRrga n age r School SERVICES reunion Sunny greetings to all fi'om Monday due to the holiday. The Walnut Grove High School (WGHS) graduating class of 1971 is celebrating its forty-year class reunion later this summer. WGHS graduating classes of 1969 through 1973 are invited to attend the "Big 40" reunion celebration on the weekend of September 10 and 11, 2011. The main event will take place on Saturday afternoon and evening at Key Largo, on Lake Shetek; and will include a social hour, cruise on the lake, dinner and dancing. Each alumni and his/her guest are invited. The reunion celebration will also include a pot-luck picnic brunch on Sunday at Plum Creek Park. Sunday's activities are also open to alumni family members. The "Big 40" planning committee is currently busy researching and updating contact information. Parents, family, friends, and alumni are asked to spread the news about the reunion to others -- especially to those who reside outside of the Walnut Grove area. Additional activities for the event are being planned. To obtain more information about the reunion celebra- tion, please send an email message to wghs.; or send a letter of inquiry to: Cliff Voge, P.O. Box 581125, Minneapolis, MN 55458-1125. Attendees of the main event will need to RSVP, make meal selec- tions, and submit payment by August 1. Cycle Sunday The seventh annual Cycle Sunday sponsored by the Lamberton Church of Christ will be held Sunday, July 10. The event will begin at 9:30 with coffee and cookies and time to visit and renew acquaintances. The worship service will begin at 10:00. This service will consist of a lot of music and singing that will thrill everyone. Bruce Roderick will entertain kids and everybody with his talent as a ventriloquist and magic acts teaching Biblical les- sons. He will also preach a short, very short challenging message. During the worship time the Lord's Supper will be observed. Following the worship time lunch will be served consisting of bologna and whipped cream sandwiches for Harley riders and a glass of electricity for Honda rid- ers. Due to flooding conditions at Kuhar Park, Cycle Sunday will be held in the Lamberton City Park. Everyone is invited to attend. People driving vehi- cles other than motorcycles are asked to try and camou- flage their vehicle. See you July 10th. For more information con- tact Homer Dobson at 507- 859-9310. July 11-15, 2011 Senior Dining serving at Country View Senior Living Community at 11:30 a.m., Monday thru Friday. Monday: Salisbury steak, mashed potatoes, green bean casserole, fruit sauce Tuesday: Pork roast, mashed potatoes, beets, des- sert Wednesday: Ham loaf, AuGratin potatoes, corn, dessert Thursday: Beef tips over noodles, squash, dessert Friday: Grill Day! Hamburgers or brats, salad, dessert For reservations call 859- 2133 one day in advance. Senior Dining is a joint partnership of your commu- nity and Lutheran Social Services, funded, in part, under the Older Americans Act. Lucan Booster Club fund- raisers Lucan Booster Club is sponsoring the 29th Annual Golf Tournament Monday, July 11. The event, 4 per- son-best ball, will be held at the Tracy Country Club, with sign-in at I2:00 - 12:45, and shotgun start at 1:00 p.m. Dinner will be served from 5:15-6:30 p.m. Tickets can be purchased from Joe Plaetz at Kramer Insurance or Rich Kramer (507-747-2288) by July 7. (Those paid by July 7 will be eligible for a drawing for a free dinner. The Booster Club will also be hosting a Super Supper Fundraiser at the Lucan Ball Diamond Shelter on Tuesday, July 12, 5:00 - 6:30 p.m. Funds will go to Lucan Community Center improve- ments and the Lucan Summer Rec Program. Lucan Summer Rec T-ball will play Seaforth at 6:00 p.m. Sentinel Tribune available at: Oleson's Mercantile Hoyt Oil & Convenience Bubai Grocery Thrifty While Pharmacy Maynard's Grocery ExpressWay Shady Drive-Inn First Security Bank Cares If your paycheck is effected by the state's shut down, Come in and see Ron. Let First Security Bank try to help you out during this un- pleasant time. Special loan terms with favorable rates to help keep your life on track. i Security Bank Storden, MN Phone 507-445-3417 Country View Senior Living Community staff and tenants. We finally got to enjoy a ter- rific week of warm weather and got out of the rainy blues. Activities this week have included SkipBo, PoKeNo, J-I-N-G-O, BINGO, 500, an ice cream social, stretching with Ashlee, Bone Builders, hand and foot canasta, the tenant meeting, Wii, the senior expo in Redwood Falls and the Vacation Bible School children from English Lutheran Church providing musical entertainment on Wednesday morning. Coming up next week we will have no senior dining on We will have the bus ride on Tuesday, the University of Minnesota speaker on Tuesday at 11 a.m. and then to bring in the Wilder pageant weekends we will have "Laura Ingalls Wilder" day on Friday. There will be many vendors in the park dur- ing the pageant weekends with activities and entertain- ment. The museum will see many visitors as will the retail merchants. The month of July is a fun time for the city of Walnut Grove with all of the visitors. That's the news from the country. Have a great week. Redwood County Relay For Life The American Cancer Society Relay For Life for Redwood County will be Friday and Saturday, July 15 and 16 starting at 4:30 p.m. Cancer survivors are invited to register when they come and then take part in the Opening Ceremony in the part especially for them. Persons may purchase lumi- naria that evening also in memory of persons who died of cancer or who are cancer survivors. There will be team fundraisers, a kids' silent auction and an adult silent auction, bingo, music, food, the Opening Ceremony, the Luminaria Ceremony, Closing Ceremony and more for the public and team mem- bers. Bank night for the Relay teams is Monday, July 11 at the Gloria Dei Lutheran Church dining hall in Redwood Falls. The Committees will meet at 5:45 and the Teams should start coming at 6:30 (note change of time) to turn in their dona- tions, completed luminaria, bingo prizes, and silent auc- tion donations and pick up their T-shirts for the Relay. This year the registration table for turning in funds will be closed from 6:30 to a time to be announced at the Relay so the registration committee may take part in the various activities also. A sign will be posted at the registration table. MIRROR OF BYGONE DAYS TEN YEARS AGO July 4, 2001 About thirty visitors from Japan toured the various sites in the Walnut Grove area. The TV show "Little House on the Prairie" continues to be a very popular program in Japan. The Board of Directors of the Walnut Grove Area Foundation has announced that the foundation will be awarding grant funding in the amount of $1500. The proj- ect areas that are eligible include arts and culture, eco- nomic development, educa- tion, and social services, his- toric and environmental pres- ervation. TWENTY YEARS AGO July 3, 1991 The final touch was put on the Main Street landscaping project of the Micawber Federated Women's club Thursday evening. The proj- ect is located in the area that once was the pool hall and restaurant. Trees and shrubs were planted last fall. Sue Farber, Walnut Grove, has been appointed Walnut Grove Girl Scout Service Unit Manager for the Walnut Grove Girl Scouts by the Peacepipe Girl Scout Council. Teddy bears were present- ed to the Walnut Grove Police Department, Ambulance Squad, and Fire Department, and will be placed in the emergency vehicles to be available when needed. The bears project is sponsored by the Redwood Area Lutheran Branch 8290. THIRTY YEARS AGO July 2, 1981 Larry Wahl, Revere, has been named by Midland Cooperatives, Inc. Mpls., to its 1980 "700,000 Gallon Club". Wahl, one of 22 per- sons in MN and Wisconsin to receive this recognition, delivered more than 700,000 gallons of fuel in the past year to qualify for the award. Firemen were called to the Lantz farm last Wednesday morning when a tractor parked at the building site was on fire. The tractor is owned by Gerritt Jansma. It is believed the starter shorted out, causing the fire. Lydia Addison spent the greater part of last week replacing the lining on the Prince Albert formal coat that is used in the "Fragments of a Dream" pageant. The coat belongs to Bertha Syverson's family and has been used by 3 generations of ministers for over 100 years. Now O Pick Own