The Sugar Loaf Seniors Club’s next meeting will be held Saturday Jan. 19 at 11:30 in the Thurman Town Hall. Membership dues of $10 will be collected at this gathering.
The Thurman Quilting Group holds their meetings every Monday from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the town hall. Bring your knitting, sewing, or quilting projects and make some new friends. For more information, contact Myra at 623-2633.
The Thurman Fire Co. holds their meeting on the Friday of the first full week of the month at the Fire House. This month the group is to meet at 7 p.m. Jan. 11. Those interested in becoming a volunteer, stop in and ask how you can help.
The Gleaning food distribution is held the first Monday of every month and the next session is at 1 p.m. Jan. 7. Bring reusable cloth bags or plastic shopping bags to bring food items home.
The Warrensburg PTSA is seeking donations to build a new playground at the Warrensburg Elementary School. The current K-3 playground is in serious need of reconstruction, as it does not meet federal requirements for children with mobility issues. The playground equipment is quite pricey, but provide vital exercise to youngsters still building their motor skills.
Members of the PTSA have been visiting businesses seeking donations in the form of cash, merchandise or gift certificates. The gift certificates or items will be auctioned off at a spaghetti dinner to occur Feb. 9.
The community’s support of the PTSA is greatly appreciated. To become a member of the PTSA, visit the elementary school and pick up an application form. Adult membership is still just $7 and student membership is only $4.
School lunches to change
Beginning Jan. 2, Warrensburg schools new cafeteria management will be serving new options for their student lunches. Aramark Corporation will be serving hot meals which will consist of various items such as macaroni and cheese to pancakes and scrambled eggs at the elementary school, and Penne Pasta with meat sauce to chicken patty sandwiches or Baja salad at the high school.