Sponsor of the St. Mary AARP July meeting was Jakob Dworaczyk, a financial advisor with Edward Jones. Thanking him is AARP President Faye Smith.
—Gordon Smith photos
Birthday and anniversary celebrants were honored at the July St. Mary AARP meeting.
St. Mary AARP holds July meeting
St. Mary Parish AARP Chapter 4435 held its monthly meeting on July 2 at the St. Mary Senior Citizens Center, home of St. Mary AARP, in Morgan City.
Prior to the meeting, members and guests were entertained with dance music at 4 p.m. followed by bingo until 6:15 p.m.
The meeting and meal sponsor for July was Jakob Dworaczyk, a financial advisor with Edward Jones. Attendees were served a meal of red beans and rice, sausage and salad. The meal was prepared by the cooking team of Lonnie and Kathy LaBouve, Lance Devillier and Rhonda Daniels.
Dworaczyk explained various financial strategies available through Edward Jones. He also furnished hand-outs.
Following the meal, a special Fourth of July tribute to St. Mary AARP’s military veterans was presented by Gordon Smith, who closed the tribute by singing a verse of “America the Beautiful.”
Birthday and anniversary celebrants for July were recognized at the meeting. The cake was donated by M C Bank.
The next St. Mary AARP meeting will be held on Aug. 6.