Youth group plans Feb. 11 sweethearts' meal, dance The Hay Country Christian Youth will sponsor a Sweethearts' Banquet and Dance Sunday, Feb. 11 at the Gayville Community Center on Washington Street in Gayville.
The social hour begins at 5 p.m., with the young people serving a roast beef dinner beginning at 5:30 p.m. Ma and Pa's C-Store of Gayville is catering the dinner. Karaoke Express will provide a Sweetheart's Dance after the meal until 9 p.m.
Tickets must be purchased by Feb. 4. The cost is $20 per couple or $10 for a single person. Tickets are available at these locations: in Gayville, at the Hair Loft, the Gayville Country Store, Gayville Lutheran Church or Gayville-Volin United Methodist Church; in Meckling, at Gifts Galore or Bergen Lutheran Church. For an additional $5, a silk boutonniere and corsage set may be reserved.
The young people are hosting this event to raise funds to attend a Youth "Quake" in Omaha, NE, March 23-25. This weekend event for grades 7-12 will include singing, worship, "treks," different speakers, fellowship and a time for growth.
In case of bad weather, the event will be held Wednesday, Feb. 14 at the same time and location. For further information, call Gayville Lutheran Church at 267-4342. The Hay Country Christian Youth is an outreach ministry of Gayville Lutheran Church, Bergen Lutheran Church and the Gayville-Volin United Methodist Church.