White elephant sale
Chapter B, P.E.O. will meet on Thursday, Feb. 14, at 9:30 a.m. in the home of Vivian Pearson with Anne Crowder serving as co-hostess. Chapter president Vivian will read the annual president’s report and members are asked to bring an item for a white elephant sale to be held to benefit the chapter’s courtesy fund. Members are also reminded that 2013-2014 dues are now due and must be received by the chapter treasurer before Feb. 28. For more information call 622-5069.
Steak finger dinner
As a church fundraiser, Trinity House of Praise on the corner of Sunset Avenue and West Albuquerque Street will host a Valentine’s Day steak finger dinner Thursday, Feb. 14, from 5-7 p.m. Cost is $8 for adults and $5 for children 10 years of age and younger. [auth] Dine in or carry out. For more information, call 317-2138.
Dr. William Logue, a thoracic, cardiac, vascular and general surgeon, will speak at Healthsense at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 15, which is also National Women’s Heart Health Day. Logue is a member of Zia Medical Specialists, a part of Eastern New Mexico Medical Center. Healthsense is at Senior Circle in the Wilshire Center, 2801 N. Main St., next door to Family Dollar. The talk is open to the public and a light lunch will be served. Senior Circle is a resource of Eastern New Mexico Medical Center for people in the community age 50 or older. For more information, call 623-2311.
The “Fabulous February Follies” will include musical presentations from all eras and different genres, free prizes, skits and hilarity. The show will be presented by Grace Community Church Music Ministry on Friday, Feb. 15, with doors opening and refreshments for all at 5:45 p.m., and the show beginning at the Grace Auditorium at 6:30 p.m. Admission is a suggested donation of $5. Tickets will be available at the door.
If you cherish good poetry and want to help plan the future of the High Prairie Poets Society, please come join the High Prairie Poets as we meet at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 16, in the Patricia Lubben Bassett Auditorium of the Roswell Museum and Art Center. For the poetry reading, please bring a poem or poems of your choice—whether original or otherwise—to share with the group. All worthwhile poetry, beginners’ efforts included, is welcome. Support poetry and literacy in Roswell, and meet some kindred spirits, too!
The Pecos Valley Iris Society will meet in the Cedar Room at Eastern New Mexico Medical Center on Sunday, Feb. 17, at 2 p.m. President Sue Chambers will be the speaker and will be taking about the “History of the Pecos Valley Iris Society,” Also at each monthly meeting, we will be discussing what should be done in your garden for that month. Visitors are welcome to join us at the monthly meetings. For more information, call Sue Chambers at 622-6329.
There will be an old-time Gospel hour at the First Assembly of God Church, 1224 W. Country Club Road on Sunday, Feb. 17, at 4 p.m. Come and enjoy an hour of singing old-time gospel songs!