Annual Nelson Reunion

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

All relatives of Mary Ora (Myers) & Nels Nelson are invited to attend the 2011 Annual Nelson Family Reunion. Myers family members from Rochester, NY will arrive on Thursday to attend and meet the Mercer County cousins!

So it's going to be a two day event; Fri. Oct. 21 and Sat. Oct. 22 at the New Boston Community Center.  Friday we will tour Mercer County and then meet at NBCC at 4:00 p.m. to share family info. Soup and sandwiches will be provided.

Our annual potluck will be held on Saturday this year instead of Sunday! It will start at 1:00 p.m. at the NBCC. Please Bring: A covered/main dish, and either a salad or dessert to share, Family photos & history, a "family heirloom" to donate to the prize table (or $ donation). Bring your entire family and your own table service & drinks. We will be taking $ donations to help pay for reservations and extra door prizes.

Several door prizes will be awarded as well as prizes for: The youngest and oldest family members in attendance. The grandparent with the most grandkids in attendance. The family that traveled the farthest and our annual "family clan" contest will continue! So far Carl's Clan is undefeated!

Please mark these dates on your calendar and plan to attend! Let's make this a special visit for our New York cousins! Questions or to RSVP message Jamie Paul on Facebook, call or text 309-737-7929 or email: jamiedawn_65@yahoo.com.