Senior Center hosts open house to raise funds for programs

By Ron Cox

Slatonite Correspondent

The Slaton Senior Center held an open house last Saturday. It was a beautiful, warm spring day, and it was a first class event. The event was to publicize the Center and to raise much needed funds. A good many Slatonites turned out to show their support. The Slaton Lions Club served up pretty good hamburgers and trimmings. There was a silent auction, a bake sale and lots of good conversation. Everyone had a grand time.

The fun part of this job is getting to know folks in Slaton. I met a whole bunch of people whom I had not met before and refreshed old acquaintances. Everyone was very friendly, and I think I made some new friends. What really struck me was how much the people of Slaton love their community and how they want to support it.

For more information, please see Thursday’s edition of The Slatonite.

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