News from Seaton

Renea Anderson/Correspondent

The Seaton Library Board met for its monthly meeting on Tuesday, Aug. 4 at 6:30 p.m. at the library. The meetings will continue to be on the first Tuesday of each month at that time. The hours the library is open are Tuesdays from 3:30-5:30 p.m. and 10 a.m. until noon. New books available include “Harry Potter and the Deadly Hallows” by R.K. Rowling, “The Twilight Series” by Stephenie Meyer, “Between Sisters” by Kristin Hannah, “Edgar Sawtell,” an Oprah favorite, by David Wroblewski and “A Summer Affair” by Ellen Hilderbrand. Also there is a new book “Loving Frank” about Frank Lloyd Wright by Nancy Horan and “The Friday Night Knitting Club” by Kate Jacobs. Stop in and check out the many books to select from.

Last weekend about 18 of the Morrison family went camping in Missouri at Mark Twain Lake. With friends that came along there were more than twenty people. Chris and Jo Weeks and daughters, Katie and Becca and Katie’s friend, Sophie Lee of Aledo were in the group as was Renea Anderson of Seaton, who went down with her mother, Norma Morrison. Rod and Kelli Weeks and children Hunter and Jayden of Aledo and Mark and Toni Weeks and children Morgan, Matthew and Mason and friend Chase Nelson also went. From Muscatine, Kacey Martin with daughter, Danielle and friend Corie came. Rhonda Riley of Aledo got to come down for Friday night only. Except for a little rain on Saturday morning the weather was great. Dan and Barb Campbell of Hannibal visited the campsite on Saturday and on Sunday, Norma and Renea went through Bluffs, Illinois to visit Glen and Verlee Clevenger, Norma’s brother and sister-in-law.

It was reported by Rhonda Riley that the Westmer Class of 1969 had a great turnout for three-days of events for its 40th class reunion. Some classmates hadn’t been back for a reunion since they graduated. Everyone had a great time.

Birthdays in the area for the coming week are Elwanda Sheriff on the Aug. 8 and Wendy Bush on Aug. 15. Dan and Sandy Springer had an anniversary on Aug. 11.