Archive for Wednesday, January 14, 2004

Baldwin in brief

January 14, 2004

Evangeline Chapter

OES meets today


The regular meeting of the Evangeline Chapter No. 162, Order of Eastern Star, will meet today at 8 p.m. at the Masonic Temple.

Birthday celebration

For Ivy Hey set

The children and grandchildren of Ivy Hey will host a celebration for her 80th birthday Sunday from noon until 2 p.m. in Fellowship Hall of the First United Methodist Church. Your presence is your gift.

Information available

on candidate

An informational meeting on candidate General Wesley Clark (ret.) will be at 7 p.m. Monday at Espress Yourself, 713 High St. For more information or to get a ride to the meeting, contact Rachel Robson at (785) 393-0263 or Matt Matthews at (785) 242-8423.

Attorney General

to speak at Rotary

Kansas Attorney General Phill Kline will speak at the Baldwin City Rotary Club noon luncheon and meeting at the Baker University Student Union on Tuesday. The Baldwin City Rotary Club was formed in March of 1929 and is celebrating its 75th anniversary.

Ives Chapel UMW

to have meeting

The Ives Chapel UMW will meet at 1 p.m. in Fellowship Hall on Jan. 21. Jeroldene Martin will lead the program and the annual pledge to mission service, and will be hostess.

ECKAN Agency to

distribute food

The ECKAN Agency will distribute food items to eligible Douglas County commodity participants from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. on Jan. 22 at the American Legion Hall.

OCAC to exhibit

quilts and stitchery

DeAnna Underwood will display nine handmade quilts and Marilyn Seymour will display 14 matted and framed counted cross stitch works in the gallery rotunda at the Carnegie Cultural Center, Fifth and Main streets, Ottawa, now through Jan. 31. The hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Saturday, and until 6 p.m. on Wednesdays. A reception will be held Sunday from 2 to 4 p.m. There is no fee for exhibits or receptions. Everyone is welcome. The Ottawa Community Arts Council is hosting the displays.

Ives Chapel hosts

Bible study class

A Bible study will be held at Ives Chapel United Methodist Church on Jan. 21 and 28 from 7 to 9 p.m. The study of Exodus will be led by Pastor Kathy Symes. Anyone interested is welcome to attend.

Transition council

hosts resource fair

The Douglas/Jefferson County Transition Council is sponsoring a resource fair for people with disabilities and their families on Feb. 4 from 4 to 6 p.m. at Lawrence Free State High School, 4700 Overland Dr. Information for services and service providers for individuals from birth to adulthood will be available. Two concurrent workshops for parents and students will be held from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Workshop 1 will be for families with children ages infant through adolescent and workshop 2 will be for families with children ages teen through transition age. Childcare will be available and refreshments will be provided. For more information, contact Sheila Vander Tuig, (785) 594-2737, or e-mail

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