MAN — The July meeting of START (Seniors Taking Active Roles Today) was held Thurs., July 23, 2015, at Bruce McDonald Memorial United Methodist Church. Days at the beach were recalled with tables decorated with sailboats, lighthouses, sand buckets with shovels, sunglasses and flip-flops.
Robert Perry and Frank Thompson, who led members to the lunch buffet, celebrated birthdays.
Following lunch, the annual September Picnic was discussed. Plans were made to check on having the picnic at the Justin McCoy Memorial Park on Buffalo Creek and have it catered. Members were asked to bring items to be used Bingo prizes at the picnic.
Door prizes were awarded following the business meeting.
Those attending were Gretchen Donahue, JoAnne Hensley, Lou Arnold, Elmer Jeffry Jr., Alice Harrison, Alice Ramiscol, Lounice Jeffrey, Ethel Morgan, Merlin Spears, Delores Spears, Donna McNeely, Bill McNeely, Mae Osborne, Elizabeth Tackett, George Doczi, Robert Perry, Helen Nelson, Arthur Brunty, Barbara Brunty, Jane Grimmett, Randy Sites, Judy Sites, Rico Rallos, Angie Bassham, Betty Gentry, Jim Blevins, David Walls, William T. Coyer II, Donna Thibault, Paul Thibault, Frank Thompson and Elaine Thompson.
START will meet noon Thurs., Aug. 27, at Bruce McDonald Memorial United Methodist Church. Plans are made to welcome Maxine Justice to the 90’s club.