West Alexandria news

By Mary Lunsford - For The Register-Herald

WEST ALEXANDRIA — Birthdays this week: Bronson Stacy, Natalie Denny, Jess Ehler, Melissa Davis, Jean Deleranko, Vickie Unger, Taylor Clark, Kelly Cooper, Roberta Eck, Brad Schmanske, Conner Napier, Kathy Landwehr, Kim Valentine, LaVerne Cornett, Pam Rivers, Kathy Spencer Moffatt, Sherry Hurst, Robert Whitworth, Krista Paulus, Muterspaw, Nancy Briley, Rebecca Wright

Anniversaries this week: Steve and Paige Naudascher


Every Thursday evening doors open at 5 p.m. and bingo calling starts at 6 p.m., at 25 E. Dayton Street. Come early, get a good seat and start your luck with some pull-offs! All proceeds benefit the West Alexandria Firefighters Association and Department.

WABO sign-ups

WABO Recreational Little League Baseball and Softball sign-ups will be held from 2-4 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 11 and 18 at Salem Lutheran Church, 70 E Dayton St, West Alexandria, OH 45381.

S&S P&P 4-H Club

Spic’n Span Pots’n Pans 4-H Club, established in 1970, will begin meeting on Monday, Feb. 27, at 4 p.m. in the Salem Lutheran Fellowship Hall. We meet every Monday and welcome new members! Cloverbuds include activities for children ages 5-8, and 4-H members must be at least 8 years old or in the third grade to compete in the Junior Fair. All fair projects must be turned in by the end of March. Meetings consist of 4-H business and working on fair projects, snacks and games. We cover all domestic, animal and miscellaneous projects. We complete several community projects, as well. Contact Carol Lunsford, Founder and Head Advisor, for additional information at 937-839-4085.

WACOCA Hymn Sing

WACOCA Annual Hymn Sing is Sunday, Feb. 26, 7 p.m. at Church of the Brethren, 22 E. Oak Street. Join churches from the community as we come together in song and fellowship with light refreshments afterward.

Salem Lutheran Church

A service of ordination and installation for Pastor Dan Mershon will be held Sunday, Feb. 12, at 4:30 p.m.

Join us during Worship on Sunday, Feb. 19, for a genealogy presentation and lunch afterwards in the Fellowship Hall with Pastor Dafler as part of our 200-year Church Anniversary Celebration.

LYO is hosting a Free Family Movie Night at the Byjo Theatre in Germantown on Saturday, Feb. 18. Sign up by Sunday, Feb. 12 to attend.

The Jr. Lutherans program meets Wednesdays with a meal at 6 p.m. and program from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Children in preschool through sixth grade are welcome to be a part of our Jr. Lutheran program.

Salem’s Haiti Mission Trip will be leaving Feb. 24. We have possibly 12 people going to be of service there. Cost to each person is $1350, plus we are trying to collect an additional $500 for beans and rice to give to families there. We will contribute food and will be helping to build a multi-family home during this trip. You can be a part of this mission outreach with your donations and support. Checks should be made out to Salem Lutheran Church and writing Haiti in the memo section of your check. God bless you for your support!

The Men’s Breakfast and Bible Study will be held Feb. 18, at 7:30 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall.

SOS event at La Comedia Dinner Theater, Church Basement Ladies III, Away in the Basement, March 26. Register and payment of $40.50 is due in full by Feb. 19. Contact Diana Wall at 839-5326.

Coups for Troops collects unwanted grocery coupons up to two months expired for troops overseas to use in the Commissaries. There is a basket located in the Church Library.

By Mary Lunsford

For The Register-Herald