On May 13, the board of directors of Virginia’s House hosted a dinner theater event to highlight the community services offered through the Childrens Advocacy Center. Guests tried their hand at solving a murder mystery – taking place at Brothers Smokehouse in Graham.
During the weeks of May 10 - May 21, students were able to choose a paperback book to take home and keep. This program continues to be available to our students thanks to funds from Raymond Lunsford and Cully Williams of Guidance Oil Developers and the Olney Community Library and Arts Center (OCLAC).
The Olney Hamilton Hospital Auxiliary is planning a Community Meal Fundraiser for Wednesday, June 9th from 11AM - 1:30PM. It will be held at the Hospital Education Center (902 W. Hamilton) and will feature a hamburger/cheese burger meal to include chips and a dessert for $8.00. We invite people to eat in, but take-out is available and also delivery upon request. The call-in number at the Education Center is provided on the flyer. In conjunction with the meal, we will also have a Bake Sale. We are also open to special baking requests for a later date, such as Father’s Day or the 4th of July. The proceeds go toward auxiliary projects to support the mission of our hospital and auxiliary. We hope to see you there!!!
Despite their popularity, many people do not know much about how doughnuts came to be.
In an effort to help youth make smart financial decisions and maintain financial stability, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will be offering the Welcome to the Real World! program in schools across the state. Welcome to the Real World! is an experiential learning program that allows young people the opportunity to learn about personal finance through real-life learning experiences without the real-world consequences. The interactive, hands-on, real-life simulation gives senior high youth the opportunity to explore career opportunities and make lifestyle and budget choices similar to those adults face on a daily basis. The accompanying fact sheets help youth prepare financially for the future.