Members of P.E.O. Chapter EA of Lawrence mark their chapter’s 75th anniversary May 21 at the home of Marie Meyen. Chapter EA was organized May 28, 1935. P.E.O. was founded in 1869 at Iowa Wesleyan College in Mount Pleasant, Iowa.
Rod Deines, Lawrence, recently presented his drawing of Sen. Bob Dole on June 21 to Dole Institute of Politics senior archivist Morgan Davis. Both Dole and Deines are natives of Russell. The framed drawing will be displayed occasionally with other artwork from the Dole Archive.
Lawrence P.E.O. members attended the 108th annual convention of Kansas State Chapter of the P.E.O. Sisterhood June 11-13 in Wichita. The convention’s theme was “Wild, Wonderful Women Making a Difference.” Back row, from left, are Susan Patton, Jennifer Brown, Diane Bracciano, Lara Burger, Melanie Cohavi, Jodi Trast, Lori Lange, Nancy Vogel, Wende Beeson and Kay Henry; seated, from left, are Kay Hale, Mary Kaczor, Danielle Geronimo and Dru Sampson.
Members of Troop 7675, from left, Sandra Fangohr, Andrea Mills, Robyn Flummerfelt and Emmalee Squires, all of Lawrence, received the Girl Scout Silver Award at an April 5 ceremony at the First Baptist Church in Raytown, Mo. Fangohr is the daughter of Kenneth and Pamela Fangohr; Mills is the daughter of Mark and Bonnie Mills; Flummerfelt is the daughter of Kyra Flummerfelt and DJ and Trish Flummerfelt; and Squires is the daughter of Gary and Julie Squires.
Thirty-eight members of the Lawrence Happy Time Squares gathered June 5 for a group picture while attending the Kansas Square Dance Convention in Salina.
Members of the Lawrence Happy Time Squares, from left, Pat Baker, Stan Zaremba, Lois Zaremba and C.J. Baker, are pictured June 24 at the National Square Dance Convention in Louisville, Ky.
Rotary District 5710 Governor John Vandewalle, left, member of the Overland Park South Rotary Club, is greeted by Jayhawk Rotary President Bruce Roberts. The district governor spoke July 22 to the Jayhawk Breakfast Rotary Club. The club meets at 7 a.m. every Thursday at Alvamar Country Club.