News from Alexis

Sheila Pressley/Correspondent

Alexis Women’s Club will hold its annual Spring Luncheon and Guest Day on Tuesday, April 27, beginning at 12 noon at the Norwood Presbyterian Church. May Ann Taylor is hostess for the event. The program will be on “Quilts.” All are asked to bring a quilt for display.

Alexis Village Baptist Church postponed its open house until Sunday, April 25, beginning at 2 p.m.

SHARE Delivery Day will be Friday April 23, beginning by 1:30 p.m. at the Alexis Community Center. Persons may also sign up for May delivery at that time.

Mrs. Rhonda Metz of Lewistown, died March 20 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center, Peoria. Mark and Rhonda Metz and family were former residents of Alexis.

United’s annual prom is set for Saturday, April 17 at Lake Soangetaha Country Club, Galesburg.

Pictures are scheduled for 5 p.m. followed by the promenade at 5:30 p.m. The prom begins at 6:30 p.m. with the theme “And the Oscar goes to...” It continues until 11 p.m. followed by after-prom party at the Monmouth YMCA until 5 a.m.

Carol Brooks, rural North Henderson, is one of six members of the Mississippi Valley Quilters Guild to have quilts accepted for the International Quilt Festival to be held in Chicago, April 16-18. Their entries will be in the Illinois Guilds Award Winning Quilts Exhibit at the Rosemont.