Carroll Chapter Order of the Eastern Star met on Feb. 2 with 23 members present. Worthy Matron Brenda Sperber welcomed all with a "Valentine Poem."
Honored guests were Masons Fred Boggs, Joe Phillis, David Rainsberger, Dwight Williams, Wayne Sperber, and Bob Hamilton. District 13 President Glenda Carter, Charities Director Brenda Sperber, and 50-year members Carter, Mary Huffman, Donna Tucker, and Mary Anna Cotter.
The sunshine collection of $25 was given to the March 11 Polar Bear Plunge for Relay for Life. The Associate Conductress gave her lecture and all members renewed the Obligation.
Reported recovering from illnesses, surgeries, and loss of loved ones were Edgar Cotter, Dorothy Copeland, Kim Berry, Margaret Gotschall, Enterline family, and Lucille Westfall.
The March 2 meeting will be protem initiation followed by the annual inspection on March 30 at 7:30 p.m.
Following the meeting a Valentine box auction was held with $70 given to the Canton Dyslexia Center and members also donated articles for the school. Brenda Sperber made and gave each person a loaf of bread for playing bingo.