John T. Murray Post 1017 Auxiliary sets events

The Auxiliary of the John T. Murray Post 1017 recently held a meeting in short form with President Pat Rabb presiding. Minutes were read and approved by Robin Richmond.

Items discussed were as follows, the children’s Christmas party will be held Dec. 10 from 10 until noon. Sign up at the Post, children up to and including the age of 9 will receive a gift from Santa. Post and Auxiliary members, children and grandchildren are signed up. From this point on, social members may sign up. The cost is $2 per person. Refreshments will be served. A sign up of 30 children. A parent/ grandparent must be with the child/children. The last day to sign up is today, Dec 1. No exceptions unless the limit is reached before that date.

The Auxiliary will hold its next meeting Dec. 9, at Fred’s in Fredonia at 5 p.m., Dutch treat. If you would like to exchange a gift, please bring one. The limit is $10. Call Pat at 341-1328 by Dec. 8 for reservations.

It was noted that a few members went to the Dunkirk VA Clinic with gloves, socks, t-shirts, scarves, personal care items,lap afghans, and hats for the veterans. They are always in need of these items.

The Auxiliary took items to the Blue Star Moms in Jamestown on Nov 28.

It is noted that dues are due by Dec. 30 to be in good standing. Dues are $25. Mail a check payable to Auxiliary 1017, to Pat Kibbe, 749 Park Ave., Dunkirk, N.Y. 14048. Make sure she gets the dues before this date as she has to mail it in and with the holidays, it could be late getting there.