Legion drive is tonight

WELCOME — There will be a membership drive supper tonight at the Welcome Legion Hall. A social hour will begin 5 p.m., while a meal of chicken and corn will get underway at 6 p.m. Members of the Welcome Legion, Sons of the Legion and the Legion Auxiliary will get their meal free with a paid membership. The public is also invited to the meal for a cost of $5.

The last coffee hours for the month of August at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Sherburn will be held 8:30-10 a.m. Tuesday morning. September coffee hours will be held at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ in Welcome.

Circle of Faith Parishes will have one more 6:30 p.m. Wednesday evening summer service at Trinity Lutheran Church in Welcome. In September, the parishes will go back to their usual service times: St. Peter at 8:30 a.m. Sundays while Trinity Lutheran and Waverly Lutheran will be 10:30 a.m. on Sundays. Area residents are invited to join them for services.

Welcome City Council reminds area residents that applications for the city employee position are available at the Welcome City Hall and the deadline to apply is August 31.

A reminder to senior citizens that their September meeting will be held noon Sept. 4, at the Welcome Legion Hall since Sept. 3 is the Labor Day holiday.