Local girls to attend VFW conference, plan fundraiser
The Clarksville Memorial VFW Post 4610 Junior Unit held a special meeting on Saturday, April 26 to make plans for going to the Department of Missouri Conference. There will be 11 girls attending the conference, of which five are state officers.
Eight girls were in attendance at the meeting along with Ladies Auxiliary sisters President Mary Tarpien, Gracie Wyatt, Tammy Mcpike, Sue Abel and Chairman Joanne Hammuck. Special guest was the Commander James Tarpien.
Plans were made to reschedule their Basket Lucky fundraiser to be held on Saturday, May 17 at the post home along with a 50/50 raffle and a silent auction.
Tickets will be sold by the girls for the Basket Lucky and may be purchased at the door. Anyone that would like to make a donation to the girls may send it to Clarksville Memorial VFW Post 4610 Junior Unit, in care of Joanne Hammuck, Treasurer, 109 N. Main, Paynesville, Mo. 63336.