District VFW, Auxiliary meeting
The Veterans of Foreign Wars, Joseph G. Rose Post 7635, and its auxiliary will host the VFW District 13 post and auxiliary meeting Saturday, Aug. 10, at Veterans Memorial Hall in Gustine. The meeting begins at 10 a.m.
American Legion Auxiliary
American Legion, Manuel M. Lopes Post 240, Auxiliary, will meet Thursday, Aug. 8 at 7 p.m. in the club house at Green Acres Mobile Home Park. Guests are welcome. Call Audrey McIntyre, 854-6094, for more information.
The Gustine Seniors met July 26 at the Al Goman Community Center.
President Cathy Mendonca called the meeting to order with 34 members present, and the pledge was recited.
A moment of silence was held in memory of Lawrence “Tino” Gomes.
Chair yoga instructor Barbara Parkin spoke to the members about her program. She said chair yoga is beneficial for seniors because the exercise helps with balance, strength, flexibility and stress reduction.
Chair yoga classes are held Tuesday and Friday mornings at 9 a.m. at the Goman Center.
Anna Forcum won the 50/50 prize. Lottery tickets donated by Doyle Owens were won by Ken Ancalade, Liz Owens and Delores Wear.
The club will host a Hawaiian-themed potluck barbecue Friday, Aug. 9, at 12:30 p.m. at the Goman Center. Members of the Orestimba 50-Plus Club are invited.
The club will furnish hamburgers, hot dogs, chips, condiments and table service. Members are asked to bring a salad and dress in keeping with the Hawaiian theme.