Franklin Grange 124 met at the home of Alice Hoyt on Saturday, Feb. 2. Two new members were voted on. Plans for the Chowder Supper to be held on Feb. 21 were finalized. This is a community service benefit for the Honor Roll extension to include all veterans’ names from Woodstock. Starting in March, they will meet at the Grange Hall, weather permitting. March meetings will be the first and third Saturdays at 10 a.m. with potluck dinners. Voted to hold the July meeting and dinner of the Woodstock Senior Citizens.
The program at the Whitman Memorial Library is today, Feb. 14, at 2 p.m. Charlotte Winchester will be doing a holiday craft. Supplies will be provided. Open to the public, no charge, light refreshments.
Services at the Baptist Church are Sunday School at 9:15, Morning Worship at 10:30, and Evening Service at 6 p.m. Wednesday is Prayer Meeting at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, is the Valentines Dinner at the Fellowship Hall for adults. Sunday, Feb. 17, is Heritage Sunday. Some are dressing as they did years ago. Potluck lunch following the morning service and afternoon service. Everyone welcome.
On Thursday, Feb. 21, at the Woodstock Elementary School on Rumford Avenue, there will be a Chowder Supper Benefit for the Monument Fund to enlarge the Honor Roll by the library. More money is needed in order to get all the names engraved. This is sponsored by the Grange with help from the Daughters of Union Veterans. There will be different kinds of chowder, soups, chop suey, chili, coleslaw, desserts, rolls, crackers, and drinks. Come help support this event. Time: 3 to 7 p.m. Cost: $8.
The exercise class at the library on Tuesday mornings at 10 a.m. is still going on. Led by Nancy Willard. New people each week. Come join us. It is fun. No charge.
The Woodstock-Greenwood Senior Citizens met on Thursday, Feb. 7, at the Town Conference Room. The program was a silent auction. A delicious potluck dinner was had. Next meeting in March will be held at Ledgeview. Program to be announced.