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Lifestyles

ALA Unit 125 conducts largest veterans workshop of the year

PRINCETON — American Legion Woman’s Auxiliary Unit 125 of Princeton conducted their largest veterans workshop for the year on Dec. 11 at the post home.

The group filled 45 GTTY (Give to the Yanks) gift bags with cookies, candies, fruit, crackers and cheese, calendars, personal care items, Christmas cards, popcorn and special diet treats.

Attending the workshop were members Carol Allicks, Clara Pease, Lydia Foehring, Jan Wedding, Fran Lewis, Peggy Gomez, Sherry DeSalle, Mariele Fisher and Jennifer Baumgartner, and guest Mary Spratt.

After the workshop, some of the ladies enjoyed a Christmas luncheon at the Park Tavern on Dec. 14.

Those interested in eligible membership with the Auxiliary should contact Mariele Fisher, membership chairwoman, at 815-915-5487 or call the post home at 815-872-1171 and leave a message.

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