Briefs…

Class breakfast

Youngsville High School Class of 1948 will have breakfast at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 14, at Richards Restaurant.

Bridge results

Results of the Warren bridge club championship game held Monday 9/11 at YMCA were:

North-South:

1st-Connie Michell and Joann Hultquist with 87;

2nd–Marjorie Polito and Matt Oram with 72.5;

3rd–Elizabeth Howe and Carolyn Lake with 70.

East-West:

1st–Laurie Curren and My Ignatius with 76.5;

2nd–Sally Steele and Dorothy Boekeloo with 76;

3rd–Mary Anne Gibson and Robert Greco with 74.

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Tuesday afternoon at the Allegheny Community Center, Carolyn Cooper was first followed by Connie Michell. At the Woman’s Club Thursday afternoon, Connie Michell and Donna Hickey were first and second. Carol Stone and Laurie Curren were first and second Thursday evening at the library.

Caregivers’ Support Group meeting

The regular monthly meeting of Caregivers’ Support Group will be held at noon on Monday, Sept. 18, at the Grace United Methodist Church, Wesley Parlor, 501 PA Ave. E., Warren.

These meetings are open to any caregivers in the area, as well as those interested in learning more about Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, and services offered locally. Upcoming programs will be outlined including those to be presented by the Alzheimer’s Association’s Educational and Outreach Coordinator, Jill Curtis, at the Hi-Ed Council Offices this fall. There will be a time for discussion and sharing of concerns. Several new books have been added to the Group’s library and are now available to borrow. Additionally, information about the Walk to End Alzheimer’s scheduled for September 30 will be available. The support group has been registered as a team and would welcome walkers to join, either in person or via email, at www.alz.org/walk. Volunteers for the day of the Walk are needed.

Those attending Monday’s meeting are asked to enter the building via the elevator entrance from the church parking lot. Bring a bag lunch and beverage, if desired. For more information about the meeting or the Walk, call Karen at 723-9440 or Linda Knapp at 726-1199.

State dairy show

On Saturday, Sept. 16, Warren County 4-H dairy members will be showing their animals at the Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg for the annual Pennsylvania State Junior Dairy Show. Members earned the right to attend the state show by first completing their dairy 4-H projects and showing their animals during the Warren County Fair. Members traveled to Crawford County for the Northwest District Dairy show held September 2 where they qualified for the upcoming show.

The following members received a blue ribbon in their respective division and are preparing for the state show:

Dominique Corradi of Columbus junior three year old Jersey;

John Curtis of Corry junior two year old and winter intermediate Jersey animals;

Myla Curtis of Corry senior three year old, spring junior yearling, and winter intermediate calf – all Jerseys;

Aiden Kafferlin of Spring Creek – six year old Jersey cow;

Caleb Kafferlin of Spring Creek – four year old Ayrshire cow;

Sabrina Long of Sugar Grove – fall senior yearling Holstein and four year old Red and White;

Hannah Nickerson of Corry – spring junior yearling Jersey and four year old Jersey cow;

Owen Nickerson of Corry – winter intermediate Holstein calf;

Allison Skinner of Clymer, NY – junior three year old Brown Swiss;

Tristen Wilcox of Russell – junior two year old; spring junior yearling, summer yearling, spring junior calf, and fall senior yearling – all Red and White

Maya Weis of Columbus – winter intermediate Jersey calf;

Additional members that showed during the 2017 NW District Dairy Show included:

Delaney Bell, Robyn Biondi, Tyler Biondi, Elle Curtis, Nevaeh Gamble, Savhannah Gamble, Miranda Gates, Taige Peterson, and Madison Sleeman.

4-H in Pennsylvania is coordinated by Penn State Cooperative Extension through the U.S. Department of Agriculture. 4-H programs are open to all boys and girls between the ages of 8 and 18 regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or disability.

Local authors

The Warren Public Library would like to offer local published authors an opportunity to share their books, insights and experiences at events to be scheduled at the library in October and/or November. If any local author would like additional information regarding this event, email adult services librarian Sharon Gage at sgage@warrenlibrary.org no later than October 7.

Class to lunch

The Warren High School class of 1947 will meet for lunch on Friday, Sept. 15 at 11:30 a.m. at the Peppermill Restaurant. Please call Bettie at (814) 723-2447 or (814) 726-0769 for reservations.

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