Vader News 1.27.16

by Judi Costello

Have you ever had a " loaded potato "? January 31 at 12:00 noon Vader Assembly of God youth group will be having a potato bar fundraiser at the church. Cost is $5.00 so call 295-3756 to reserve your potato! Supporting this fundraiser is good for our youth programs and community.

Of public interest: Thank you Lewis county ( Tim Elsie & Shirley Cook) for sharing all that great information about our water system, future plans & new tank arrival time frame. We have a system to be proud of . An invitation was extended to anyone wanting a tour of our plant and system is available by appointment. John Strome or Fred Terry will be happy to show you how this fine tuned system works.

First Park board meeting Monday 25 at 7:00.

Five new residents have joined us in the last couple months! WELCOME stop by Secondhand Rose Thrift to purchase your Vader History book! A must have for every Vader resident.

City council meeting is January 28 at 6:00 City Hall. Come and see how your city government works. What's on your mind? The safety of our residents at the crosswalk at "A" and 506 will continue to be discussed . Thank you Councilman Shey for researching this for us.

I believe every "problem" creates an " opportunity." So the pond in front of J& G will be my " opportunity" to see if a Toyota can float? We have got to get this "problem" fixed! BNSF? CITY? This is year 3 of talk- lets "Just Do It" in 2016. #fixthepotholes

Do you have a special event you would like posted? Call 295-3036

Ok gals break out your best red dress for the "Valentines Dinner" at the Vader Assembly of God event center (side entrance) . A catered event on February 12 at 6:00cost of only $10.00 each. Call and reserve your space 295-3756.

Did you know: located on the city shop is a reader board? Contact city hall to have a message posted about your up coming event, meeting, fundraiser. Call 295-3222 and Jill or Diane will assist you with this.

Is your "smart phone" proving to be smarter than you? Do you feel lost in the "text, Facebook, hash tag, dashboard " world? Future free class will be offered to help you with some of this new terminology and technology. Watch for details.

You know your special when your wife, daughter, son, grandson, brother and daughter-in-law sends you birthday wishes via your phone while you're trying to work! Happy Birthday Kelly we all love you!