On Thursday, Jan. 31, the Woodlawn Community Center opened its door at 10:30 a.m.
Friends and neighbors who attended were: Dorothy Williams, Dorothy Henry, Alice King, Kern Kennedy, Popeye Burgess, Cricket Findley, Carey Findley, George Wilson, Mary Thate, Birtha Larkan, Jackie Maxwell, Sue Grady, Anita Weathers, Roy Kittell and Ellen Bryant.
George Wilson opened the program by having everyone recite the “Pledge of Allegiance.” With Anita Weathers at the piano, everyone enjoyed singing “God Bless America.”George Wilson gave the opening prayer.
After group singing and the final song of “Amazing Grace,” guest Kern Kennedy was invited to play several songs. He is one of the famous, “Legendary Pacers.”
Wilson presented a very interesting program, stressing the future of our country. He also gave the closing prayer and blessed the food. Everyone enjoyed their dinner and fellowship.
The guest next Thursday, Feb. 7, will be the Inspirational singers from the “Voices of Truth, (Church) Praise Team.”
On Saturday Feb. 16, beginning at 4:30 p.m. the Woodlawn Community Center will have a “cornbread, bean and fried potato supper.” Costs are $6 for adults and $3 for children under 10 years old. This is a fundraiser event, sponsored by the “Woodlawn E.H.C.” The Woodlawn Center Seniors will furnish desserts.
Everyone is invited to attend the Woodlawn Community Center’s special events at Arkansas Highway 31 North.