SAHIB REPORTER The walls of the pubs are bursting There is not an empty chair As the night becomes the morning, The barman leads the song From Danny Boy to Irish Eyes. The serenade goes on. Then a husky voice is heard to say: “Make this your final stein,
March 2012 For St. Patrick’s Day is over, At it’s time, Gentlemen it’s time.” —Author Unknown Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Remember, “we ride so that children can walk!”
Oriental Band by Sig Pahl, Secretary, firstname.lastname@example.org
hank God, it’s getting warmer. As displaced “Nutmegger’s,” Lady Sonja and I sure got used to Florida’s subtropical climates. The Potentate’s Ball on February 4 was another great affair, honoring Ill. Sir Charles Levan, 33° as our leader for 2012. The Oriental Band wishes him a successful year. The Oriental Band also wants to thank all that supported the fundraiser on February 10; it was a much-needed affair to keep the band going. We ask that the nobility make an effort to attend the Birthday Anniversary Dinner Dance on March 13. The Oriental Band will be sponsoring that affair.
In the sunshine department, we have several ladies and nobles who have taken ill. Jack Wakely, Bill Caraker, Lady Laurie Wakely, Lady Dee King and Lady Dorothy Eady, also Don and Mary Clements are recovering at home. We wish them all a speedy recovery. Remember: Support your Shrine, collect pulltabs and keep a child in your heart. Thought for the month: “In matters of style, swim with the current. In matters of principals, stand like a rock!
HELP W ANTED! WANTED! Be a part of the team! Workers wanted each Tuesday. No experience necessary—just a sincere desire to help keep our Bingo program successful. We can always use more workers to allow flexible scheduling/split shifts, and for standby workers especially during the summer months. Units or clubs are encouraged to provide volunteer workers one week out of each month. Contact the following ahead of time for details: Bingo Office at 366-4449 Ext. 214 for: Substitute Bingo caller Floor workers Bingo sheet (card) sellers Pull tab sales Ink Dauber sales Venice, FL (941) 488-2291
North Port, FL (941) 426-2880
Fred Phillips at 951-9933 for: Kitchen help in sandwich/coffee preparation (Two people 8-9 a.m. and one person 8-1:30 p.m.) Serving of sandwiches/snacks/cashier (Three people 8-1:30 p.m.) (Either singles or couples are welcome)
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