Baldwin in Brief
Citizens of the Week
Jordan Hanson and Billy Ojanguren have been selected as "Citizens of the Week" at Baldwin Elementary School.
Hanson, 10, is in Donna Reed's fifth-grade class. He is the son of John and Lee and has two siblings, Danielle and Josh. He also has two pets, Jody and Myers. His friends include Logan, Billy and Ryan. His hobbies are playing on the computer and collecting state quarters.
Ojanguren, 11, is also in Donna Reed's fifth-grade class. He is the son of Brent and Tammy and has two siblings, Bonnie and Linda. He has two pets, Sheba and Smokey. His friends include Jordan, Evan, Robbie and Alex. His hobbies are basketball and trains.
Mum sale set at
Baldwin City Library
The Friends of the Baldwin City Library will have their annual Fall Mum Sale from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and 8 a.m.-noon Saturday at the library, 800 Seventh Street. Mums come in a variety of colors costing $5 each or 5 for $20. Proceeds are used for books, videos and the library's computer system.
Art Walk features
The Baldwin City Art Council Art Walk will be from 7-9 p.m. Friday. Downtown Baldwin businesses will display artwork from local artists.
It will be Cup-A-Java night. For $5, receive a hand-thrown pottery mug and choice of dessert and beverage.
For more information call Christy Carlisle, 594-3366, or Sandy Cardens, 594-4261.
meet for luncheon
The Ives Chapel United Methodist women will meet for a covered dish luncheon at noon Wednesday, Sept. 20, in Fellowship Hall. Delores Kalb is hostess.
The general meeting and program will follow. The program will be "Mini Book Reports" from the reading study list. A number of the books on the reading list are available in the church library.
Annual coffee and
The Annual Coffee Tour for American Legion and Auxiliary members will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Legion Hall. State Legion officials will explain the latest changes in V.A. benefits and services.
The Legion Auxiliary will meet at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 20 for their monthly meeting (note time change).
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