First of all, I want to apologize to the family of Vera Snider. Last week, in my column, I put a “y” instead of an “i” in her last name, Please, forgive me.

Coffee hour at Chillas Hall is closed for the summer. See you in the fall. Have a safe and great summer, and thank you for your support.

The thrift shop in the Lanark Village Plaza will still be open Tuesday through Saturday 9 a.m. to noon. Thank you for your support.

Of course we still have hamburgers and chips on Friday nights at Camp Gordon American Johnston Legion Post 82 here in the village. Orders are taken from 5 to 7 p.m. Donation of $6 is required. Eat in or to go.

Sunday night is always pizza night at Post 82, 5 to 7 p.m. Pizza by the slice is $1 each Whole pizza, eat in is $8 and pizza to go is $10. Your donation will be collected in the lounge. To place your order call 697-9998.

Coming attractions, with the public invited to all the following meals and parties.

There will be a golf tournament on our golf course Saturday, June 8. Tee time is 1 p.m. A donation of $5 each will be required. Fore!

Friday, June 14 through Sunday June 16 will be the 25th annual Big Bend Saltwater Classic. You can come and watch the contestants weigh in their catch in Carrabelle, St. Marks and Port St. Joe. You can register online at

Our monthly covered dish luncheon follows on Father’s Day, Sunday, June 16. The doors to Chillas Hall will open at 12:30 p.m. Serving begins at 1 p.m. All you need to bring is your growling stomach, a dish to share and a donation. Enjoy the afternoon with your friends and neighbors. See you there.

Like mothers, God gave us each one father to love and cherish. You fathers have a great day.

On Saturday, June 15, you can get your sugar fix at the Lanark Village Boat Club. The members will prepare and serve pancakes, French toast, eggs, bacon, orange juice and coffee and still only a $5 donation.

In the evening on Saturday, June 15, you can have a fun filled evening at the June Birthday Bash at Camp Gordon American Johnston Legion Post 82. Party starts at 6 p.m. Fun starts when you come throu8gh the door.  Okie dokie!

The memorial service for our friend and neighbor Michael Maloche was held Monday, June 3 at our Legion Post 82. We gathered at 2 p.m. to celebrate Mike’s life. We will miss him very much. Pray for his eternal peace and for strength for his wife, Debbie and his family.

Be kind to one another. Check in on the sick and the housebound and smile, Jesus loves you!

Until next time, God bless America, our troops, and the poor, homeless and hungry.